October 1, 2014

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Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right!

 “Healthy Eating is part of the foundation for good health and disease prevention,” reminds Lorain County General Health District Health Commissioner David Covell, RS, MPH. Most of us want to “enjoy the taste of eating right&rd… Read More…

March Fitness Walks

 Are you tired of subzero temperatures and snow keeping you from getting fit? Come to the Lorain County Fitness Walks to enjoy the warmth of an indoor walking track, make a new friend and beat those winter blues! The Lorain County Fitness Walks i… Read More…

March Child and Adult Immunizations

The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all to stay healthy in 2014 by keeping shot records up to date and get vaccinated on time. Remember, it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule!
David Covell, RS, MPH, Health Co… Read More…

Health & Enrollment Fair!

 Coalition for the uninsured of Lorain County invites you to attend a Health & Enrollment Fair! There will be blood pressure screenings, information on the Affordable Care Act and health and wellness informaiton. 
 
 
 
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Environmental Law Enforcement Training Workshop

 
An informative workshop for law enforcement officials, sanitarians, solid waste management districts, environmental managers, and decision makers basic training on topics that include how to respond when confronted by environmental crime scenes… Read More…

Hidden In Plain Sight

 The Amherst Community Task Force is offering an awareness program for parents, grandparents, guardians, and other adults to help them identify possible risky behaviors. Topics will include substance use, violence, eating disorders, juvenile crime… Read More…

Handwashing-Prevent Colds & Flu

Lorain County General Health District Health Commissioner David Covell, RS MPH, reminds residents that we are in the midst of flu season and the best way to stay healthy is handwashing. Handwashing is key in preventing many diseases including cold and … Read More…

Flooding Information

With temperatures set to go above freezing and several inches of snow on the ground, you should be prepared in the event of flooding occuring. Besides a mess, a flooded basement presents other hazards requiring special precautions. Flood waters can be … Read More…

February is American Heart Month

“A good diet and regular physical activity is the key to a healthy heart” said David Covell, RS, MPH, Health Commissioner of the Lorain County General Health District. Every journey begins with one step, and every journey needs healthy cho… Read More…

February Immunizations

The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) reminds all to keep shot records up to date and get vaccinated on time. Remember, it’s never too late to start or get back on schedule!
 
David Covell, RS, MPH, Health Commissioner of the LC… Read More…