October 23, 2014

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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…

Narcan Clinic

There will be a Narcan Clinic on September 18 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Elyria City Health District (202 Chestnut St. Elyria, Ohio 44035). Nasal Naloxone (Narcan) is available for parents, partners, and all other persons interested in prevent… Read More…

September Fitness Walks

Come and enjoy Mother Nature’s beauty at the Lorain County Fitness Walks. This walking group meets twice a week – on Mondays at 5:30pm at the Lorain County Metro Parks, Splash Zone (95 West Hamilton Rd., Oberlin, OH 44074) and on Thursdays at th… Read More…

United We Sweat

United We Sweat was formed to promote healthy living in Greater Lorain County by raising awareness on the types of fitness and nutrition options available. The collaboration aims to ensure that everyone in Lorain County has access to quality physical … Read More…

September Immunization Clinics

 The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all residents to check shot records and get vaccinated on time, but it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule. Visit one of the LCGHD child or adult immunization clinics … Read More…