Media Relations & Press Releases
Health Literacy: A Two-Way Street for Healthcare's Future

Press Release: Health Literacy: A Two-Way Street for Healthcare's Future

Key Component: Education of Future Young Adults

Monday, November 13, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (402)/ Article rating: No rating
What exactly is “health literacy,” and why is it important for healthcare’s future? more...
HONOR NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD

Press Release: HONOR NATIONAL SAFETY MONTH IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD

Pools, Large and Small, Can Bring a Variety a Safety Hazards

Monday, June 12, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (1024)/ Article rating: No rating
Some of the greatest dangers to children can be in our own backyards. more...
"MOSQUITO NEW YEAR" ONCE AGAIN LEADS TO TALK OF WEST NILE VIRUS AND ZIKA

Press Release: "MOSQUITO NEW YEAR" ONCE AGAIN LEADS TO TALK OF WEST NILE VIRUS AND ZIKA

Specific Mosquitoes Carry Both Diseases; Precautions are Advised

Monday, April 24, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (1771)/ Article rating: No rating
At the Will County Health Department Environmental Division, there are two diseases connected to mosquitoes on everyone’s mind. more...
WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARMTMENT'S CINDY JACKSON TAKES HER PROGRAM'S STORY TO WASHINGTON

Press Release: WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARMTMENT'S CINDY JACKSON TAKES HER PROGRAM'S STORY TO WASHINGTON

Hoping the Grant Avoids Cuts by the President

Monday, April 10, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (1749)/ Article rating: No rating
Office of Adolescent Health Teen Pregnancy Prevention Grant Delivers. more...

Press Release: MARCH IS NATIONAL COLORECTAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Screening Very Important for Those 50 and Older

Tuesday, March 21, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (1347)/ Article rating: No rating
With March being Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, the Health Department is reminding everyone that a screening test is used to look for diseases when a person does not have current symptoms. more...
WORLD TB DAY REMINDS US: TUBERCULOSIS STILL VERY MUCH ALIVE

Press Release: WORLD TB DAY REMINDS US: TUBERCULOSIS STILL VERY MUCH ALIVE

A Permanent Vaccine Continues to be Unlikely

Tuesday, March 21, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (1267)/ Article rating: No rating
YES, TB still exists; and NO, there is no permanent vaccine for it in the USA. more...
WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT VITAL RECORDS TEAM TAKES CARE OF BIRTH AND DEATH RECORD REGISTRATIONS

Press Release: WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT VITAL RECORDS TEAM TAKES CARE OF BIRTH AND DEATH RECORD REGISTRATIONS

Located at 501 Ella Avenue in Joliet

Tuesday, February 28, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (1541)/ Article rating: No rating

Joliet-  One of the various offices located in the Administration Building of the Will County Health Department at 501 Ella Avenue in Joliet is the Vital Records Office, the second door to the left upon entrance.

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FEBRUARY IS DENTAL HEALTH MONTH; PROPER CARE BEGINS AS SOON AS FIRST TEETH ARRIVE

Press Release: FEBRUARY IS DENTAL HEALTH MONTH; PROPER CARE BEGINS AS SOON AS FIRST TEETH ARRIVE

Education and Preventive Care are Top Priorities; Says Dr. Sangita Garg

Wednesday, February 1, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (2708)/ Article rating: No rating

Joliet- As Dental Health Month begins, Will County Health Department Community Health Center Dental Director Dr. Sangita Garg says the goal of her department is to bring in children as young as one year of age, when their teeth are just coming in.

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Press Release: Grants from Will County Partners for Healthy Families; Resolutions for 2017

Teaching Nutritional Food Knowledge and Physical Health to Children

Tuesday, December 13, 2016/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (2954)/ Article rating: 5.0
Joliet- The cooperative efforts of eight Will County community organizations are once again coming together to offer grants to provide healthy opportunities for area youth. more...
Will County Community Health Center Welcomes Certified Addiction Counselor

Press Release: Will County Community Health Center Welcomes Certified Addiction Counselor

A Change at Age 50 Leads to a Counseling Career

Tuesday, December 13, 2016/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (2902)/ Article rating: 4.7

JOLIET- In our first of a series about the people in the Will County Health Department, we take a look at a man who made a mid-life career change, motivated by some experiences he witnessed in his own family.

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