CNN Reports: Illinois included in Location of Purified Water for Babies Recalled by Kroger

CNN Reports: Illinois included in Location of Purified Water for Babies Recalled by Kroger

Comforts FOR BABY Purified Water with Fluoride Added, one-gallon containers.

The water is sold in clear containers, but the mold may not be visible with the naked eye.
Alzheimer's Cases Could Double by 2060

Alzheimer's Cases Could Double by 2060

Signs of Pre-Clinical Alzheimer's Already in 47 Million U.S. Residents

Study shows cases of Alzheimer's and mild cognitive impairment going from six million this year to 15 million in four decades.
Another Reason to RETHINK YOUR DRINK: Study Connects Asthma to Sugary Drinks During Pregnancy

Another Reason to RETHINK YOUR DRINK: Study Connects Asthma to Sugary Drinks During Pregnancy

Two Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Daily for Expectant Mother Can Heighten Asthma Risk

Too much sugar in the diet can lead to excess weight, which is a risk factor for asthma, said Dr. Emily Oken, a professor of nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
A Good Holiday Plan: GET THAT FLU SHOT

A Good Holiday Plan: GET THAT FLU SHOT

Influenza Activity Showing an Increase Across the USA

The flu shot is still the best line of defense in protecting yourself and those around you.
Now That First Frost is Gone: How Germ-Laden Were Those Flies?

Now That First Frost is Gone: How Germ-Laden Were Those Flies?

Houseflies More Germ-Laden than We Thought

The house fly and the blowfly together harbour more than 600 different bacteria.
Reminder: Open Enrollment for Affordable Care Act's 2018 Plan Runs through Dec 15th

Reminder: Open Enrollment for Affordable Care Act's 2018 Plan Runs through Dec 15th

Can be done Online, through the Mail, In-Person, on the Phone, or through a Broker

Plans sold during this period begin on January 1, 2018.
Will County Health Board Officers Retain Positions for Another Year

Will County Health Board Officers Retain Positions for Another Year

President, Vice-President, Secretary, Member-at-Large Remain the Same

James Zelko, former Health Department Executive Director, will continue to serve as Health Board President.
Antibiotics: You Don't Always Need Them

Antibiotics: You Don't Always Need Them

U.S. Antibiotics Awareness Week, Nov 13-19

Antibiotics are used incorrectly or unnecessarily more than 50 percent of the time, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
DuPage Co Health Dept Supports CDC's New "Be Antibiotics Aware" Effort

DuPage Co Health Dept Supports CDC's New "Be Antibiotics Aware" Effort

U.S. Antibiotic Awareness Week: Nov 13th to 19th

Each year in the United States, at least 2 million people get infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria and at least 23,000 die as a result.
More Television, Less Exercise Linked to Walking Disabilities

More Television, Less Exercise Linked to Walking Disabilities

Older, Less Mobile Americans Having More Walking Problems Later in Life

Study is based on prospective data of self-reported diet, physical activity and sedentary behaviors for over 300,000 people ages 50-71.
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