August 23, 2014

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Protect Against Pertussis… get vaccinated!

Many diseases can be prevented with vaccines, and Pertussis (also known as Whooping Cough) is one of them. People age 11 and older can get protected against Pertussis at a Tdap Vaccination Clinic on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 1:30 – 4:00pm at Universit… Read More…

June Child and Adult Immunization Clinics

 The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all to have a healthy and safe summer by keeping shot records up to date and to get vaccinated on time. Remember, it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule! David Co… Read More…

Food Recalls

 
There have been two recent food recalls regarding ground beef and hummus. Please check the links below for a complete list of product recall. Also, check your fridge! If you have a recalled product please throw it away or return it to the stor… Read More…

Narcan Clinic

 Information for the next Narcan Clinic is listed below
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Lorain County Fitness Walks

 The Lorain County Fitness Walks is a no cost weekly walking group that meets every Monday in May at 5:30 p.m. at the Lorain County Metro Parks Splash Zone (95 West Hamilton Road, Oberlin, OH 44074). Walking has been shown to improve your mood, d… Read More…

Vaccines help prevent disease and save lives…big time!

 The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all to get ready for summer by keeping shot records up to date and getting vaccinated on time. Remember, it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule! David Covell, RS,… Read More…

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

This year’s U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Prescription Take-Back Day will be held on Saturday, April 26th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
 
The National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, … Read More…

Project Dawn Training and Narcan Distribution Clinic

Lorain County: Project Dawn training and distribution Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 5:00-7:30 p.m. at the Elyria City Health District (202 Chestnut Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035). Opiod overdose is one of the leading causes of deaths in Lorain County. In or… Read More…

April 22 is Earth Day!

 The Environmental Protection Agency’s mission is to protect human health and the environment.
April 22, 2014 marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day!
To celebrate, here are 40 things we can each do to reduce greenhouse gases and help save the p… Read More…

Plant a Row for the Hungry

 Plant an extra row of crops this year to support the national program, Plant a Row for the Hungry.
This year, the city of Oberlin will help provide freshly grown produce to families in need. Multiple gardens throughout Oberlin are participating … Read More…