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Posted on: August 10, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: August 5, 2022

West Nile Virus Activity in DuPage County Prompts Health Advisory

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West Nile Virus Activity in DuPage County Prompts Health Advisory

DUPAGE COUNTY—An increase in mosquito samples throughout the county testing positive for West Nile virus (WNV) has the DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) reminding res...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Be Safe, Never Touch a Bat

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For Immediate Release 

Be Safe, Never Touch a Bat

DuPage County - This is the time of year when bats are most active and the DuPage County Health Department is warning residents to never touch or try to catch a bat or wild animal, especial...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

DuPage County Health Department Opens Five New Donor Milk Depots

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DuPage County Health Department Opens Five New Donor Milk Depots

DuPage County - The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) is celebrating National Breastfeeding Month with the announcement of its new partnership with Mothers&rsquo...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Additional Cases of Monkeypox Identified in DuPage County

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For Immediate Release 

Additional Cases of Monkeypox Identified in DuPage County;  Risk to Public Remains Low

DuPage County – The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) has identified four additional cases of mo...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

DuPage County Health Department Announces Protect Swimmers Day on Thursday July 21, 2022

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DuPage County Health Department Announces Protect Swimmers Day on Thursday July 21, 2022 

DuPage County - On Protect Swimmers Day, there is one focus, to keep children safer by water. Residents are urged to make wate...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

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7/20/2022 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: July 13, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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7/13/2022-Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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July 6, 2022

Media Alert: Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

*Probable cases have been added to confirmed cases to reflect total COVID-19 cases, effective 3/14/2021.  Data are provisional as of 8:00 am 7/6/2022 and subject to change.

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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June 29, 2022

Media Alert: Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

*Probable cases have been added to confirmed cases to reflect total COVID-19 cases, effective 3/14/2021.  Data are provisional as of 8:00 am 6/29/2022 and subject to change.

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

DuPage County Health Department Urges Residents to Protect Swimmers Over the Upcoming Independence D

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This Independence Day weekend, DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) calls upon residents to protect young children and swimmers from outdoor water hazards. The need is urgent. Tragically, 18 Illinois children fatally drowned in 2021. Since March of 2021...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Appointment Registration Open for Vaccinating Children 6 months and older at DCHD

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Appointment Registration Open for 

Vaccinating Children 6 months and older

at DuPage County Health Department in Wheaton 

 

DuPage County – TodayDuPage County Health Department (DCHD) is pleased to announce that ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

Know Your Status this National HIV Testing Day

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Know Your Status this National HIV Testing Day

DuPage County – There is only one way to know your HIV status, get tested. The DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) is offering free rapid HIV tests on National HIV Testing Day, Monday, June 27.

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

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6/22/2022 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Children 6 Months - 4 Years Old Are Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccination

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Children 6 Months – 4 Years Old Are Now Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccination

 DuPage County - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) endorsed the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practice’s (ACIP) recommendatio...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

DuPage County Health Department Closed June 20 to Observe Juneteenth Independence day

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DuPage County – The DuPage County Health Department's Public Health Centers in Addison, Lombard, West Chicago, Westmont, and Wheaton will be closed on Monday, June 20 in observance of Juneteenth Independence Day.

The COVID-19 testing sit...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

IDPH Warns Public to Avoid Tick Bites as Summer Season Gets Underway

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IDPH Warns Public to Avoid Tick Bites as Summer Season Gets Underway

SPRINGFIELD – With the Summer Season getting into full swing, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reminding all Illinoisans to take precautions against tick bites...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

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Posted on: June 11, 2022

Single Probable Case of Monkeypox Reported in DuPage County

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Single Probable Case of Monkeypox Reported in DuPage County

 

DuPage County - DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) is investigating a single case of monkeypox virus infection in an adult male with international travel in the pas...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

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6/8/2022 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Sixth Annual Teen PhilanthroParty: A Party with a Purpose

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Sixth Annual Teen PhilanthroParty: A Party with a Purpose

DuPage County—The DuPage County Prevention Leadership Team (PLT) and Reality Illinois Teen Advisory Board will be hosting the sixth annual Teen PhilanthroParty on June 14,...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

HOPE Taskforce to Offer Second Round of Grant Funding

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

HOPE Taskforce to Offer Second Round of Grant Funding 

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DUPAGE COUNTY— The DuPage County Heroin/Opioid Prevention and Education (HOPE) Taskforce is pleased to announce...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

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6/1/2022 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

First Mosquitoes Testing Positive for West Nile Virus in Illinois in 2022 Reported in Roselle, DuPag

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CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first mosquitoes to test positive for West Nile virus in Illinois in 2022.  The DuPage County Health Department collected a positive mosquito batch on May 24, f...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

DuPage County Elevated to “High” COVID-19 Community Level

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DuPage County Elevated to “High”  COVID-19 Community Level

DuPage County – As a result of increased COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, DuPage County has been elevated from “Medium” to “High” COVID-19 Communit...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Health Department Reminds Residents to Protect Swimmers this Summer

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DUPAGE COUNTY— Memorial Day weekend is filled spending time with loved ones barbequing and swimming. As the weekend approaches and the summer swimming season begins, DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) reminds all individuals to stay alert an...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

DuPage County Health Department Closed May 30 to Observe Memorial Day

Health Department Closed Memorial Day

 DuPage County – The DuPage County Health Department's Public Health Centers in Addison, Lombard, West Chicago, Westmont, and Wheaton will be closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of Memorial Day. 

The Odeum Expo Cent...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

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5/25/2022 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

DuPage County COVID-19 Testing Site Updates

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DuPage County - DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) is announcing changes regarding the COVID-19 testing sites at the Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park and the DuPage County Fairgrounds. 

With the increase in availability of testing options, incl...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

HOPE Taskforce Awards Over $100,000 to Address the Opioid Crisis in DuPage County

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We invite you to View the HOPE Taskforce 2022 Grant Recipients Announcement News Conference. Please click here.

HOPE Taskforce Awards Over $100,000 to Address the Opioid Crisis in DuPage County

 DUPAGE COUNTY—The DuPage County Heroin/Opio...

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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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5/18/2022 - Weekly COVID-19 Case Counts* for DuPage County

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