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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Provide Feedback on Lake County Ordinance Revisions

Several Lake County departments are reviewing and revising ordinances and we need your feedback. Please visit the project website to see the proposed changes, provide feedback electronically and learn how you can participate moving forward.

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Take Action for Better Health on Diabetes Alert Day, 3/28

Diabetes Alert Day is March 28.  This annual observance reminds us about the seriousness of diabetes, the seventh leading cause of death in the United States. The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center wants you to take action ...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Health Department Offers Three Low-cost Pet Vaccination Clinics in April

Dog Vaccination

The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center's Animal Care and Control program is offering three low-cost pet vaccination clinics in April at different locations around Lake County. Each clinic provides a convenient and affordabl...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Rx for Health: Walking in Nature

Dr Wood explains a plant along the path

The simple act of walking, especially in nature, can improve your overall health, both physically and mentally. The Lake County Forest Preserves, the Lake County Health Department and NorthShore University Health System have teamed up to bring “Rx f...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Health Department announces official outbreak of mumps at Barrington High School

On March 7, 2017, the Lake County Health Department announced an official mumps outbreak after a third case of mumps was confirmed at Barrington High School in Barrington, Illinois. The Communicable Disease program continues to monitor suspected and proba...

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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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