JOLIET – As part of an ongoing effort to reduce the incidence of cervical cancer, the Will County Health Department and Community Health Center urges area women to take action during January – Cervical Health Awareness Month.
JOLIET – The Wilmington City Council adopted an ordinance making most city parks tobacco free December 15, thanks largely to a group of committed teens from Wilmington High School.
JOLIET -- The Will County Board of Health has appointed Susan Olenek to replace John Cicero as Will County Health Department Executive Director, effective February 1, 2016.
Joliet - Mosquito samples collected from a Will County Health Department monitoring site in Crete tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) late Thursday, August 13.
JOLIET – Lightning strikes U.S. soil more than 25 million times annually, and the Will County Health Department wants area residents to be aware of the potential danger.
JOLIET -- Foodborne botulism illnesses are rare in the U.S., but a recent outbreak in central Ohio illustrates what can happen when contaminated food is served.
JOLIET – The
Will County Health Department is looking for a few good men, and a few good
JOLIET – There are no confirmed cases of canine infectious
respiratory disease in Will County, but a continuing Chicagoland outbreak has
Will County Animal Control on the alert for dog flu.
JOLIET -- An important grant-funded study released early Wednesday, March 25, ranks Will County among Illinois’ healthiest counties for the sixth consecutive year.
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