Peoria City/County Health Dept News http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/ Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:46:50 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 en-us Copyright 2017, Peoria County Government Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:46:50 +0100 http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/rss/rss.html Reproductive Health Mtg. Scheduled http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4320 <p><span><span>The Partnership for a Healthy Community Reproductive Health Workgroup will meet at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 in Room LL100 of the Peoria City/County Health Department, 2116 N. Sheridan Road, Peoria, Illinois. Peoria County Board of Health members have been invited to attend; however, no official public action will be taken at this meeting.</span></span></p> Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:07:33 +0100 Healthy Eating Active Living Mtg. Scheduled http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4315 <p><span><span>The Partnership for a Healthy Community Healthy Eating Active Living Workgroup will meet at 2:00 pm on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at the Woodford County Health Department, 1831 S. Main Street, Eureka, Illinois. Peoria County Board of Health members have been invited to attend; however, no official public action will be taken at this meeting.</span></span></p> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:06:45 +0100 Mosquitoes and West Nile Virus http://www.peoriacounty.org/pcchd/news/?newsAction=single&newsItemID=4312 <p align="left">Warm temperatures and rainy days that produce standing water help create the perfect conditions in Peoria County for breeding mosquitoes that can carry the disease-causing West Nile virus (WNV).&nbsp;</p> <p align="left">Several types of mosquitoes can be responsible for different diseases. In Illinois, some mosquitoes that appear after heavy rains can be a nuisance, but generally don&rsquo;t carry WNV that can cause illness. ... Thu, 29 Jun 2017 14:52:53 +0100