1. Rx for Health: Walking in Nature

    The sixth annual Rx for Health: Walking in Nature season kicks off soon! Read on...
  2. Low-Cost Pet Vaccination and Microchip Clinics

    Animal Care and Control will host low-cost pet vaccination and microchip clinics on specific Saturdays this spring and summer. Read on...
  3. Guard and Discard your Prescription Drugs

    The National Drug Enforcement Agency will host a Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 27. Read on...
  4. Measles Case in North Suburban Cook County

    On March 27, the Cook County Department of Public Health reported a confirmed case of measles. The north suburban Cook County resident visited multiple locations along the Lake-Cook County border and may have exposed Lake County residents to measles Read on...
  5. Tobacco 21 Update

    Illinois Governor Pritzker signed Tobacco 21 into law on April 7, 2019. Read on...
  6. Ethylene Oxide Air Monitoring Plans Defined

    Village of Gurnee, City of Waukegan, and Lake County Health Department officials have completed preliminary plans for outdoor air quality monitoring for ethylene oxide (EtO) near Vantage Specialty Chemicals in Gurnee and Medline Industries in Waukegan. Read on...
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Learn Healthy Meal Prepping

Healthy meal prepping doesn’t have to be hard! Lake County Health Department nutritionists LaiSha Ponder and Christopher Arty provide easy recipes, ingredients, and tips to get you started on your meal prepping journey.