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Check for ticks: people and pets

Posted on: May 24, 2018

Humans aren’t the only creatures that like to enjoy picnics in the summertime. Ticks are a type of bug that likes to turn humans into a snack. Tick bites can be more than bothersome, they can spread disease to people and dogs. The most common disease ticks spread is Lyme disease, which can cause headache, fatigue, and rash, and might spread to joints, the heart, and the nervous system. There have been no cases of Lyme Disease reported in Lorain County this year.

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Memorial Day Holiday - Office Closed

Posted on: May 21, 2018

Lorain County Public Health will be closed on Monday, May 28 so that our staff can celebrate the Memorial Day holiday with their families. The office will reopen on Tuesday, May 29. 

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