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Healthy North Carolina 2020: Success Stories

Success Stories

Below are some success stories of groups and individuals across the state working to achieve Healthy NC 2020 objectives from each of the 13 focus areas.

Cardiovascular Disease

N.C. Heart Attack Rates Down Since Passage of Smoke-Free Law

Infant Mortality


Injury and Violence – Reducing Unintentional Poisonings: A Success Story in Progress (PDF, 185 KB)

Physical Activity and Nutrition

Snapshots of Success: Evidence-Based Strategies at Work