This page highlights media coverage that the Partnership for a Healthy Durham receives on its events, health initiatives, and reports.

Please be aware that the Durham Herald-Sun has a pay wall to read any article online.

Recent Articles


Get ACA Help Today (12/9/2017, Durham Herald-Sun)

Hip Hop and HIV Awareness (12/2/2017, Triangle Tribune)

Syphilis surge ‘alarming’ in Durham. Where to get tested (10/25/2017, Durham Herald-Sun)

Health Equity in Action: Case Studies from the Carolinas Webinar (8/14/2017, available until 9/12/2017)

Redefining Population Health Webinar (IBM Watson Health, 5/30/2017)

How Can We Better Connect Community Health Improvement Efforts in Durham? (Duke Today, 2/24/2017)

IBM Team Sees Potential for Better Health Outcomes (Herald-Sun, 2/18/2017)

National Condom Week Events (Article sent to Herald-Sun for 2/12/2017 edition)


Exploring Ideas for Healthier Eating (Herald-Sun, 12/10/2016)

Durham Commemorates World AIDS Day (WNCN, 12/1/2016)

World AIDS Day: HIV/AIDS Hasn’t Gone Away (Herald-Sun, 12/1/2016)

Durham to Mark World AIDS Day at Central Park (Herald-Sun, 11/30/2016)

Enrollment Period Open for Affordable Care Act (Herald-Sun, 11/12/2016)

Preventing Opioid Overdoses (Herald-Sun, 10/9/2016)

Health Assessment Surveys This Weekend (Herald-Sun, 10/3/2016)

Community Health Assessment Surveys Coming Up (Herald-Sun, 9/10/2016)

RWJF Culture of Health Prize Mini-Grant Results (Herald-Sun, 8/7/2016)

Summer Lunch Aims to Fill Meal Gap When School’s Out (Herald-Sun, 7/9/2016)

National HIV Testing Day Guest Column (Herald-Sun, 6/24/2016)

Program raises access to healthy foods (Herald-Sun, 4/10/2016)

Durham 15th in health rankings (Herald-Sun, 3/17/2016)

Good Health Distant Dream for some in Durham (Herald-Sun, 3/13/2016)

Taking Charge of Diabetes (Herald-Sun, 2/7/2016)


Blue or Bright, Which is it for you? (Herald-Sun, 12/13/2015)

Durham Observes World AIDS Day (News and Observer, 12/2/2015)

Health Official Calls for Routine HIV Testing (Herald-Sun, 12/2/2015)

On World AIDS Day, Health Educators Warn HIV, Stigma are Still Serious Threats (WUNC Radio, 12/1/2015)

Durham AIDS Campaign Urges More Testing for HIV (News and Observer, 11/29/2015)

HIV Diagnosis Isn’t a Death Sentence (Herald-Sun, 11/8/2015)

Grant to Help More of Durham’s Homeless (Herald-Sun, 11/4/2015)

HIV Testing to be Offered at N.C. Pride Fest (Herald-Sun, 9/24/15)

Maps Illustrate Life-Expectancy Differences Across the Triangle (Herald-Sun, 9/9/15)

Grocers on Wheels to Visit Mobile Market Sites (Herald-Sun, 9/2/15)

Spreading Healthier Food (Herald-Sun, 8/25/15)

Mobile Market Takes Double Bucks Program to Seniors (Herald-Sun, 8/24/15)

Study: Life Expectancy Varies by Zip Code in the Triangle (News & Observer, (8/4/15)

City of Medicine Not Always a City of Health (News & Observer, 6/5/15)


Collaborative work fueled the success of ACA enrollment (Herald-Sun, 7/13/14)

Durham County wins health prize (Herald-Sun, 6/25/14; also covered by WNCNWRAL)

Durham Farmer’s Markets now offering SNAP benefits (Herald-Sun, 4/26/14)

Report on the State of the County’s Health in 2013 (Herald-Sun, 2/22/14; also covered by WUNC in the context of the Roadmaps To Health report, link not available)

Durham gathering offers practical tips to prevent gun violence (Durham News, 1/26/14)