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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Deerfield Raises Minimum Age of Purchasing Tobacco Products to 21

Last December, the Deerfield Board of Trustees approved an ordinance to raise the minimum legal purchase, sale, and possession age for tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, from 18 to 21 years of age. The ordinance went into effect on January...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Together Summit Sets Road Map for Making Lake County Among the Healthiest Places

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What will it take for Lake County,Illinois to become one of the healthiest places in the country in which tolive, work and play?  This is a question that the Lake County HealthDepartment/Community Health Center (LCHD/CHC) and a number of Lake Cou...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Keeping Pets Safe in Wintry Weather

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Not only can winter be a time of illness and injury if people fail to take appropriate health and safety precautions, but harsh winter weather conditions can be tough on pets as well.  Following are some tips from the Lake County Health Departmen...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Radon Gas Testing Kits Are Available through the Health Department

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January has been designated National Radon Action Month by the Environmental Protection Agency. In connection with this observance, the Lake County Health Department/Community Health Center is encouraging residents to check the radon levels of their homes...

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Posted on: November 18, 2016

Crisis Phone Counseling

Crisis counselors are available 24 hours a day to speak with you by phone. The number is: (847) 377-8088. You do not need to give your name when you call. We can help guide you through difficult times, manage stress, anxiety and depression, and cope wi...Read on...

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