April 21, 2014

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Want to Take Your Leadership to the Next Level?

Join us for Chick-fil-A Leadercast 2012 to learn how the choices you make define the leader you become. 
The Lorain County General Health District is hosting the Chick-fil-A Leadercast 2012.  Broadcast live from Atlanta, this event offers a … Read More…

2011 LCGHD Annual Report Released

Taken from the newly released 2011 Lorain County General Health District Annual Report:
The 100 Year Change Disease prevention has significantly changed since 1900, when the top leading causes of death were 1. Influenza and Pneumonia, 2.Tuberculosis, … Read More…

Health Commissioner WEOL Radio Interview March 2, 2012

Health Commissioner Kenneth G. Pearce, MPH can be heard on "Health Today" this Friday, March 2nd at 8:10 a.m. on WEOL 930AM. Be sure to tune in!
 
 
 

 
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Health Commissioner WOBL/WDLW Radio Interview March 5, 2012

Health Commissioner Kenneth G. Pearce, MPH can be heard Monday, March 5th at 10:30 a.m. on WOBL 1320AM and 10:50 a.m. on WDLW 1380AM. (WOBL and WDLW are sister stations so if he isn’t on the designated channel at the time that you tune in try the other… Read More…

Get Healthy by Getting to Know Your Numbers

Phone numbers, scoreboards, alarms clocks—numbers are everywhere! What about the numbers of health… have you thought about them lately?
Ask yourself, do you know…

your blood pressure,
your cholesterol levels,
your weig… Read More…

Enjoy a Penalty-free Super Bowl: Drive Sober

Lorain County Safe Community Coalition reminds fans that while Super Bowl Sunday is one of America’s biggest and most entertaining national sporting events, it is also one of the Nation’s most dangerous days on the roadways due to impaired … Read More…

Small Steps to Health in 2012

Do you want to take steps to feel better, to be choosier with foods, or move more often? Through small, steady steps you can make great and lasting change. Discover why Small Steps are the best way to reach success here. All changes, even positive one… Read More…

Transform to a Healthier You with Small Steps

Through the Holiday Season, we encouraged our staff and the community to Don’t Get Worse. How’d you do? Well, if you’re ready to take your health to the next level, the New Year is a great time to look back on the past and create small ste… Read More…

Peace of Mind: Next of Kin Registration

Often times in a crash it is important that an emergency contact or next of kin can be located due to death or injury. In 2008, Ohio became one of the first states to make a next of kin registration process available. Any holder of a valid Ohio dr… Read More…

Get the Lead Out!

Through a Lorain County consortium, a Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant has made funding available to provide help to income-qualified homeowners. Landlords are also eligible to receive a loan that will be 100% f… Read More…