December 22, 2014

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Mosquitoes Looking for a Tropical ‘Getaway’ in your Backyard

This summer’s warm temperatures, humid air, and rainfall have created the perfect ‘getaway’ for mosquitoes to create breeding grounds; possibly right in your backyard! Everyone can help reduce mosquitoes by getting rid of places whe… Read More…

Restaurant Inspection Reports Now on LorainCountyHealth.com

The Lorain County General Health District (LCGHD) is offering a service to make Lorain County restaurant-goers feel confident about safety when dining. The LCGHD has begun posting online restaurant inspection results at LorainCountyHealth.com. This se… Read More…

Photo Contest! Fruit & Veggies go Beyond the Dirt!

The Lorain County General Health District is hosting a summer fruit and vegetable photo contest to encourage local residents to be engaged in healthy eating. Fruits and vegetables go Beyond the Dirt with this year’s photo contest. Whether y… Read More…

The Black River is Back! A Lorain County Resident Reminisces

The Black River is back! A local Lorain County resident reminisces on the history of the Black River and how far the revitalization project has come. To read the story click here http://chronicle.northcoastnow.com/2014/06/13/black-back/ or watch … Read More…

Lorain County Fitness Walks is Expanding!

 More Places to Walk: Lorain County Fitness Walks is Expanding!

Beginning this June, there will be TWO new ways to get involved in Lorain County Fitness Walks; now in Amherst! The weekly walking group will now be held at Lorain County Metro Park… Read More…

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…