September 5, 2015

Elyria
Sunny
65°F
 

Falling Isn’t a Natural Part of Aging

Growing older doesn’t have to mean that falls are in your future. In fact, falling is not a normal part of aging and it can be prevented. Even so, falls among older adults in Ohio have reached epidemic proportions.

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2015 Photo Contest Winners

 This summer photos were submitted to show how Lorain County H20s through the Water Works photo contest, hosted by the Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD). Lorain County residents submitted 186 photos, and then voted online and at the L… Read More…

September Immunization Clinics

Immunizations for children and adults are available in many Lorain County locations each month.

Immunizations offered by the Lorain County General Health District will be available at the following Lorain County locations in September 2015. See the i… Read More…

2015 LCGHD Flu Clinics

 The Lorain County General Health District is holding flu clinics during September, October, and November. We accept most private insurances, Medicare, and Medicaid. Without insurance, the cost of a flu shot is $25 for a regular dose, or $41 for … Read More…

Register for the Lorain County Wellness Network meeting today!

 Lorain County Wellness Network breakfast meetings provide best practice tools and resources for worksites and community organizations. Attend the upcoming meeting on Thursday, September, 17th and connect with other local like-minded wellness lea… Read More…

Triumph through the Challenges: FASD Course Series

 The Triumph through the Challenges Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder 2015 Fall Course Series is now open for regstration. Learn about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and how to best work with those affected in order to reach his/her fullest… Read More…

Are You at Risk for Diabetes?

Did you know over 80 million people are pre-Diabetic, and 9 out of 10 people with prediabetes don’t know they have it? The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) supports people in cutting their risk developing of type 2 diabetes in half… Read More…

See you at the Fair! Aug. 24-30

The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) will once again be at the Lorain County Fair, 23000 Fairgrounds Rd., Wellington, OH 44090 between Monday, August 24 and Sunday, August 30. LCGHD’s tent will be close to building 17, nea… Read More…

Office Closed August 14, 8am – 2pm

 The Lorain County General Health District office will be closed on Friday August 14, 2015 from 8am until 2pm for staff training. Read More…

Get Active: H20 edition

A great way to get active this summer is with water! Whether it is swimming in a pool, a water aerobics class, canoeing, or paddle boarding, there are so many great ways to sneak physical activity into everyday life. Regular physical activity is one o… Read More…