News and Events
Jan 24, 2014
Rethink Your Drink in the News Gazette
Visit the News Gazette website to check out the article they did with Public Health's Nikki Hillier on "Rethink Your Drink". Rethink Your Drink urges substituting water and low-fat or skim milk for sugary drinks and reading food labels to... more.
Jan 3, 2014
! ! ! Extreme Cold Forcast ! ! !
The National Weather Service is forecasting extreme cold temperatures for our area from Sunday through Tuesday night next week. Temperatures Sunday and Monday nights could be around 20 below zero. Wind chills could be much below that. Snowfall of 4... more.
Dec 16, 2013
Dini Miller's 45 minute bed bug presentation hosted last June 7, 2013 by the AL Extension Service has been posted on the eXtension web site for your viewing. Mostly general stuff, but great for the public. Good details/updates on bed bug biology as... more.
Nov 22, 2013
MyPlate Holiday Makeover
We all cherish time-honored holiday traditions; yet want to make healthier choices when celebrating the holiday season. Simple swaps or ingredient substitutions are a great way to revamp classic favorites - making them healthier without sacrificing... more.
Nov 20, 2013
5:00-7:00 at Stonecreek Church Tonight---sign-up to receive free turkey & Thanksgiving... more.
Nov 18, 2013
Gifford Illinois Relief Information
For information on helping our neighbors in Gifford or to make donations please visit... more.
Oct 3, 2013
CUPHD is pleased to participate in the 2013 It's All in the Jeans Day Campaign.
Friday, October 4, 2013 It's All in the Jeans Day By making a $5 donation, you can help in our local fight against cancer while you wear denim to work on this special day. Business Match Challenge Many employers... more.
Oct 3, 2013
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Please see the 2013 Breast Cancer Proclamation, stating that October is recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month and October 18, 2013 is recognized as Mammography Day. The Illinois Department of Public Health, Office of Women's Health,... more.
Sep 30, 2013
Flu shots avaiable now!
Get Your Family Vaccinated Today Vaccines available for everyone 6 months of age and up. Walk-In Monday-Friday (Excluding holidays) 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1:00-4:30 p.m. 201 W. Kenyon Road,... more.
Sep 27, 2013
Looking for a smoke-free apartment?
Check out the American Lung Associations website for their Illinois Smokefree Housing Directory for a list of smoke-free... more.