December 19, 2014

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Get a Flu Shot at a Location Near You

Flu shots are available throughout Lorain County, visit Lorain County Flu for a location near you. Keep healthy and protect yourself from the seasonal flu. 

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Lorain County Fitness Walks

It’s a perfect time of year to enjoy autumn’s spectacular colors and cooler temperatures while getting fit at the Lorain County Fitness Walks. Exercise has been proven to improve mood, decrease the risk for disease, and manage weight.&nbsp… Read More…

Eat Well this Fall: Must Try Recipes!

The leaves are changing and there is a crispness in the air– it’s definitely feeling like fall! Grab a sweatshirt and head to your local store or farmer’s market, where you will find some of the season’s best produce. The yummy rec… Read More…

Think Pink for Prevention: Breast Cancer Awareness

In observation of breast cancer awareness month, this October we challenge you to think pink for prevention! With a mix of a healthy diet, an ideal body weight, and keeping active, you can help reduce your risk for breast cancer. Click below for other… Read More…

Expanding Participants! Apply Now for the Zero-Proof Mix-Off

Lorain County businesses and agencies are encouraged to apply now to participate in the 13th Annual Zero-Proof Mix-Off, December 4, 2014, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Lorain County Community College. In 2013, more than 600 Lorain County residents pa… Read More…

Falls Among Older Adults Common in Ohio

Growing older doesn’t have to mean that falls are in your future. In fact, falling is not a normal part of aging and can be prevented. An older Ohioan falls every two minutes, according to the Ohio Injury Prevention Coalition. Falls can increase… Read More…

September 2014 Flu Clinics

A flu shot can reduce your risk of getting sick this season. To protect both you and your loved ones, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends a flu vaccine as the best way to prevent illness. According to the CDC, all peop… Read More…

Be a Leader in Wellness!

 Do you want to be a leader in Wellness? Then come join us at the Lorain County Wellness Leadership Network Breakfast Meeting for Worksite, Community and Faith-based Leaders Zero to Hero….Combating Stress! Featuring resources for financial… Read More…

2014 LCGHD Flu Clinics

The Lorain County General Health District is holding Flu Clinics during September and October. There are no out-of-pocket costs, get your flu shot! We accept most private insurances, Medicare, and Medicaid. No one will be turned away due to an inabili… Read More…

Office Closed Friday 9/5: 8am-1pm for Staff Training

The Lorain County General Health District will be closed, Friday, September 5, 2014  from 8am-1pm for Staff Training.  Read More…