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Kendall County Health News

  1. Illinois Rural Cancer Assessment Newsletter February 2018

    February 19, 2018

    View the Illinois Rural Cancer Assessment Newsletter for February 2018 here.

  2. Prescription Opioids and Heroin

    February 14, 2018

    Illinois Department of Public HealthOpioids are a class of drugs that include prescription drugs such as oxycodone, morphine and fentanyl, as well as heroin. Many people use prescription opioids to relieve pain, however, they can be addictive and can lead to inappropriate use.In 2014, an estimated 1.9 million Americans suffered from substance abuse disorder related […]

  3. Illinois Opioid Hotline Video

  4. Opioid Report Videos

    February 9, 2018
  5. Getting the Right Help for Opioid Dependence or Withdrawal

  6. Done over by the flu? Don’t overdo it with acetaminophen!

    February 2, 2018

    By: Matt Novak and Tony Burda, Illinois Poison Center BlogWhile the flu always has the potential to be deadly, you may not know about a hidden danger lurking in your medicine cabinet, especially during cold and flu season: acetaminophen (Tylenol).Read more…

  7. Illinois Helpline for Opioids and Other Substances

    February 1, 2018
  8. Kendall County Coroner’s Office 2017 Annual Report

    View the Kendall County Coroner’s Office 2017 Annual Report here.

  9. Opioid Overdose Deaths by Race/Ethnicity

    January 31, 2018

    View the number of opioid overdose deaths by race/ethnicity in 2016 here.

  10. Living Close to Roadways: Health Concerns and Mitigation Strategies

    January 29, 2018

    Published By: EPATo view original article, click here.Every day, millions of Americans that live, work, and go to school near a major roadway or train, bus, or railyard station, come into contact with traffic-related air pollution. Exposure to emissions from cars and trucks can have negative effects on health. That’s why EPA is developing strategies […]

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