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Kendall County Health News

  1. Illinois State Cancer Plan 2016-2021

    December 7, 2018

    The Illinois Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan was developed by the Illinois Cancer Partnership (ICP) and its state cancer plan work group and work sub-groups. The overarching goal of the ICP is to reduce cancer incidence and mortality by addressing areas across the cancer continuum from primary prevention to survivorship and palliative care. Access the Cancer […]

  2. Recycling Guidelines

    November 19, 2018


  3. Antibiotics Can’t Kill The Common Cold

    November 14, 2018
  4. PCBs Increase Inflammation, Disrupt Gut Microbiome, and Alter Metabolism

    November 12, 2018
  5. A Strong Defense Against Flu: Get Vaccinated!

    November 5, 2018
  6. What’s New for the 2018-2019 Flu Season?

    October 29, 2018
  7. The Flu: A Guide for Parents

    October 22, 2018

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  8. Keep Up With the Latest Rabies Surveillance Data

    October 15, 2018

    By: The Comprehensive Rabies ResourceA recent analysis by the United States (US) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)1 reinforces the critical need for continued vigilance and preparedness for human encounters with rabies-positive animals. These findings showcase the benefits of past efforts in the US to address rabies borne by domestic and certain wild animals. […]

  9. Recognizing an Opioid Overdose

    October 9, 2018
  10. Funds Available for Energy Assistance

    September 21, 2018

    Kendall-Grundy Community Action Services, a division of Kendall County Health Department, has funds available for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) and the Percentage Income Payment Plan (PIPP). The mission for these energy assistance programs are to assist low income households in meeting their immediate home energy needs by paying a portion of winter […]

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