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Congratulations, Staff, on New Awards

The Will County Health Department is the proud recipient of two new awards.

 

Gold level American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksite award.

Recipient, American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Gold Award 2015

Recipient, Illinois Healthy Worksite Silver Level

 Silver recipient of the Illinois Healthy Worksite designation from 2015 to 2018.

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Kane County Health Department: Meijer recalls Meijer brand packaged produce due to possible health risk

Kane County Health Department: Meijer recalls Meijer brand packaged produce due to possible health risk

Potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

Recall affects products sold in Meijer stores in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky and Wisconsin purchased Sept. 27 through Oct. 20.
WEDNESDAY GROUNDBREAKING TO BENEFIT WILL CO CHILDREN IN NEED OF PSYCHIATRIC CARE

WEDNESDAY GROUNDBREAKING TO BENEFIT WILL CO CHILDREN IN NEED OF PSYCHIATRIC CARE

New Facility Awaits, Will Provide More Beds Within Will County Borders

A planned 100 bed psychiatric hospital at the Silver Cross site in New Lenox, solving a major problem that the Will County Health Department's Behavioral Health unit deals with on a daily basis.
Kane County Health Department: Recall Announced in Nearby Rochelle (Ogle County)

Kane County Health Department: Recall Announced in Nearby Rochelle (Ogle County)

BrightFarms Voluntary Recall of Packaged Produce

BrightFarms of Rochelle, Ill., is initiating a voluntary recall of packaged produce due to the potential presence of E. coli at its Rochelle, Illinois (Ogle County) greenhouse farm.
Halloween Tips for Kids with Allergies or Asthma

Halloween Tips for Kids with Allergies or Asthma

Use a Teal Colored Pumpkin to Indicate You Have Safe, Non-Food Treats

“You want Halloween to be scary for the right reasons – ghosts, goblins and witches – not allergies and asthma."
Obesity Related Cancer is On the Rise

Obesity Related Cancer is On the Rise

Forty Percent of All New U S Cancer Cases Diagnosed in 2014 were Obesity Related

Overweight and obesity are associated with increased risk of 13 types of cancer.
Indiana Takes Aim at Opioid Crisis by Combining State Data

Indiana Takes Aim at Opioid Crisis by Combining State Data

Police, Hospitals, Pharmacies, and Others Contribute to the State's Online Opioid Data Center

Since 2013, Indiana has had the dubious distinction of leading the nation in pharmacy robberies, beating even California, which has six times its population.
Depression Awareness Month: "Awareness" of Both "Symptoms" and "Care That's Needed"

Depression Awareness Month: "Awareness" of Both "Symptoms" and "Care That's Needed"

Chronic Depression Often Co-Occurs with Chronic Anxiety

Awareness of the long term care that’s needed for someone diagnosed with depression is just as important as recognizing the symptoms themselves.
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