May 29, 2016

Elyria
Cloudy
67°F
 

Memorial Day Holiday – Office Closed!

 The Lorain County General Health District office will be closed on Monday, May 30 so that our staff can celebrate the Memorial day holiday with their families. The office will reopen on Tuesday, May 31.
In the meantime…

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#HeyMama, Discover Peace of Mind

May is a month to celebrate mothers, and the Lorain County General Health District wants Lorain County mamas to know that we’ve got your back! Here are three areas in which local mothers can discover peace of mind:

Peace of mind at school
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Protect + Prepare: High School Seniors

Graduation season is quickly approaching, which makes now the perfect time to be sure your high school senior is up-to-date with immunizations. Whether your senior is heading off to college, entering trade school, or starting a new job immunizations c… Read More…

Fit Walks Summer Series to Pop Up Around Lorain County

The Lorain County Fit Walks program is traveling this summer to celebrate the great walking paths around the county. The Fit Walks Summer Series is a pop-up social walking hour that will appear at different locations throughout the summer. Events will… Read More…

#HeyMama, Save Time

May is a month to celebrate mothers, and the Lorain County General Health District wants Lorain County mamas to know that we’ve got your back! Here are two ways local mothers can save time.
Find ways to SAVE TIME with:
An in-home prenatal visit
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#HeyMama, Save Time

May is a month to celebrate mothers, and the Lorain County General Health District wants Lorain County mamas to know that we’ve got your back! Here are two ways local mothers can save time.
Find ways to SAVE TIME with:
An in-home prenatal visit
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Be part of the plan: 2015 Lorain County Community Health Assessment Results

When: Tuesday, May 24 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM. Registration begins at 9:30 AM.
Where:
Lorain County Community College
Spitzer Conference Center, Grand Room
189 Innovation Dr.
Elyria, OH 44035
Background:
A new Community Health Assessment (CHA) is a… Read More…

Healthy Baby, Healthy Family

A woman calls the LCGHD; she’s pregnant, and of course she wants the very best for her baby. First-time mom and Oberlin resident, Cynthia Santiago began learning what moms and babies need when she enrolled in WIC (Women, Infants, and Children), … Read More…

Free app helps monitor blood pressure

Reducing high blood pressure can lower a person’s risk of heart attack, heart disease, stroke, and kidney disease. Nearly 20 percent of people who have high blood pressure don’t know that they do, which puts themselves at risk for poor hea… Read More…

South Lorain County Heroin Awareness Meeting

All are invited to a town hall meeting on increasing awareness of heroin use, presented by South Lorain County Local Initiative to Network Compassion (LINC).
When: Thursday, May 5, at 7:30 PM
Where: Lindley Center, 627 North Main St., Wellington, OH
W… Read More…