April 20, 2014

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Shop Locally To Eat More Colorfully and Live More Healthily

Now that summer is in full swing, there is an abundance of fresh fruits and veggies grown and sold right here in Lorain County. “This is a great time to shop local farmers markets where you will find many nutritious and delicious fruits and veg… Read More…

Don’t get scorched!

Summer fun is possible without getting scorched by the sun. Here are some tips everyone should know… 

Spending time in the sun increases the risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. To reduce this risk and keep your skin looking young, try th… Read More…

Photo Contest: Show Us How You Move It Lorain County!

Show Us How You Move It Lorain County!
Physical activity and active living comes in all shapes, sizes, and interests. What does it look like to you? Here’s your chance to Show us how you move it through Lorain County’s first ever PhotoVoice contest. … Read More…

Lorain County Fitness Walks Update – NEW 5:30 PM Time!

The next Lorain County Fitness Walk is Monday, July 16, 2012 at 5:30 PM.
If you’re looking for a way to keep active, get information about health and fitness, and have fun all at once — Lorain County Fitness Walks is for you!
The Fitness W… Read More…

Safe Celebrations, Safe Food!

Summer is a time to enjoy the sun and celebrate the beautiful weather with outdoor activities like picnics and barbecues. Lorain County General Health District Health Commissioner, Kenneth G. Pearce urges residents to remember the following simple food… Read More…

Help Prevent Cancer: Join the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study-3

Help us create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. The Lorain County General Health District has been invited to be a local champion for the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3). The purpose of this nationwide stud… Read More…

New Lorain County Fitness Walks Speakers and Time!

If you’re looking for a way to keep active, get information about health and fitness, and have fun all at once — Lorain County Fitness Walks is for you!
Lorain County Fitness Walks is a free weekly walking group open to all ages, meeting … Read More…

Next Lorain County Fitness Walk is Monday, June 25 at 5 PM

The next Lorain County Fitness Walk is Monday, June 25, 2012 at 5 PM.

If you’re looking for a way to keep active, get information about health and fitness, and have fun all at once — Lorain County Fitness Walks is for you!

The Fitness Wa… Read More…

Next Lorain County Fitness Walk is Monday, June 18 at 12 PM

The next Lorain County Fitness Walk is Monday, June 18, 2012 at 12 PM, noon.

If you’re looking for a way to keep active, get information about health and fitness, and have fun all at once — Lorain County Fitness Walks is for you!

The Fit… Read More…

Is Your Business Breastfeeding Friendly?

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is now accepting 2012 Healthy Ohio Breastfeeding Friendly Awards to acknowledge workplaces that provide an exemplary support program and environment for customers and employees.
This award program has two distinct aw… Read More…