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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Attend a Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

The Lake County Health Department is offering two Youth Mental Health First Aid training dates at their Waukegan location (3010 Grand Avenue, Waukegan) on January 9 and January 23. Each training begins at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 5:00p.m. The cost for the tr...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Take Time for Self-Care for a Healthy Holiday Season

The American Psychological Association reports that 38 percent of people report an increase in stress around the holidays. Practice these self-care tips from Mental Health First Aid for a happy, healthy holiday season:

  • Don’t freeze people out. Spend time w...
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Posted on: December 8, 2017

It's Not Too Late to Get Your Flu Shot!

It's not too late to get your flu shot. The flu vaccine is the best way to prevent flu illness and serious flu complications. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends annual flu vaccination for everyone 6 months and older as soon as...

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