Media Relations & Press Releases
NATIONAL NUTRITION MONTH IS A LIFELONG JOURNEY, STARTING AT INFANCY

Press Release: NATIONAL NUTRITION MONTH IS A LIFELONG JOURNEY, STARTING AT INFANCY

Breastfeeding is the Best Possible Start for a Child

Wednesday, March 22, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff 1/Number of views (93)/ Article rating: 4.5
In the WIC (Women, Infants, and Children Special Supplemental Nutrition Program), nutrition begins first and foremost during a future mom’s pregnancy. more...
HIGH RISK PREGNANCIES GET HELP THROUGH "BETTER BIRTH OUTCOMES"

Press Release: HIGH RISK PREGNANCIES GET HELP THROUGH "BETTER BIRTH OUTCOMES"

Risk Factors Could Include Age, Weight, Illness, Domestic Situation, Others

Tuesday, March 21, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff 1/Number of views (151)/ Article rating: 1.5
The first step is for these expectant mothers to know that the Better Birth Outcomes program is available to them. 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 (99)/ 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 (73)/ Article rating: No rating
YES, TB still exists; and NO, there is no permanent vaccine for it in the USA. more...
HEALTH DEPARTMENT HOLDS EVENT FOR DIABETES ALERT DAY

Press Release: HEALTH DEPARTMENT HOLDS EVENT FOR DIABETES ALERT DAY

March 28 is Diabetes Alert Day

Tuesday, March 21, 2017/Author: Website Administrator 10/Number of views (136)/ Article rating: No rating
The Will County Health Department will hold a Diabetes Alert Day education event on March 28, 2017 from 10am to 2pm at the Will County Community Health Center (1106 Neal Avenue, Joliet, IL 60433). more...
MAPP'S "WEWILL WORKHEALTHY AWARD PROGRAM" SEEKS NOMINEES

Press Release: MAPP'S "WEWILL WORKHEALTHY AWARD PROGRAM" SEEKS NOMINEES

Looking to Improve Employee Health and Well-Being

Monday, March 6, 2017/Author: MAPP Project Staff/Number of views (278)/ Article rating: No rating

WEWILL WORKHEALTHY AWARD PROGRAM TO RECOGNIZE WILL COUNTY’S HEALTHIEST WORKSITES Community Initiative Aims To Reduce Chronic Illness, Promote Worksite Health.

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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 (237)/ 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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AVOIDING LEAD POISONING IN CHILDREN BEGINS WITH CAUTION

Press Release: AVOIDING LEAD POISONING IN CHILDREN BEGINS WITH CAUTION

Everything from Paint in Your House; to What They Put in Their Mouths

Monday, February 27, 2017/Author: Family Health Services Staff 1/Number of views (301)/ Article rating: No rating
A full 50 years after the research of Clair Cameron Patterson on the dangers of lead took off in the 60s, there are still many dangers out there.

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WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS THERE TO TEST YOUR WELL WATER

Press Release: WILL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS THERE TO TEST YOUR WELL WATER

Those With Private Wells Encouraged to do Annual Testing

Friday, February 24, 2017/Author: Environmental Health Staff/Number of views (828)/ Article rating: No rating

If you live in a house that receives its water from a private well, getting it tested is as easy as a trip to the Will County Health Department.

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TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AWARENESS CONNECTED TO MODERN INTERNET WORLD

Press Release: TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AWARENESS CONNECTED TO MODERN INTERNET WORLD

Hard to Learn and Recognize Signals in Modern Times

Friday, February 24, 2017/Author: Behavioral Health Staff 1/Number of views (312)/ Article rating: No rating

It is no coincidence that February, the month of Valentine’s Day, is also the month where we mark Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.

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