Knowing how germs get into the water and how to avoid them will help make your water activities fun and safe.
07/03/2019 9:46 AM
Even though all beaches are open, know there is always a risk of bacteria. To receive e-notifications and view a map of current beach status, visit beaches.echealthdepartment.org
07/02/2019 1:58 PM
👍Coon Fork Lake Campground Beach can be reopened. ❌Coon Fork Lake Dayside beach will remain closed due to unsafe bacteria levels. An update will be shared on Tuesday. To receive e-notifications and view a map of current beach status, visit beaches.echealthdepartment.org
06/28/2019 1:08 PM
Coon Fork Beach and Campground remains closed due to unsafe bacteria levels. An update will be shared tomorrow. To view a map of current beach status, visit beaches.echealthdepartment.org.
06/27/2019 10:07 AM
High temperatures are expected over much of Wisconsin during the next several days. The Eau Claire City-County Health Department reminds residents to take steps to stay cool, hydrated, and informed during this heat wave.
06/27/2019 8:49 AM
On June 27th—National HIV Testing Day—people nationwide are encouraged to learn their HIV status. It's recommended that everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 get tested for HIV at least once as part of routine health care.
06/27/2019 8:29 AM
Coon Fork Beach and Campground is closed due to unsafe bacteria levels. An update will be shared tomorrow. To view a map of current beach status, visit beaches.echealthdepartment.org.
06/26/2019 11:05 AM
Tis’ the season for graduation parties! Be sure to include food safety as part of your plans.
06/19/2019 8:24 AM
The Health Department kicks off summer by beginning their beach monitoring program. They monitor seven local beaches for bacteria and harmful algae blooms throughout the summer.
05/24/2019 8:45 AM
With graduation parties in full swing, we are reminding parents and adults that providing alcohol to an underage person at teen gatherings is illegal, unhealthy and unsafe.
05/24/2019 8:42 AM
In Wisconsin, 1 out of every 3 adults has high blood pressure, and many do not even know they have it. The only way to know if you have it is to measure your blood pressure.
05/21/2019 9:25 AM
Eau Claire County is home to three different ticks: deer ticks, wood tick and the lone star tick. These ticks can carry bacteria and viruses that can cause disease in humans.
05/07/2019 8:44 AM
04/29/2019 8:40 AM
On Saturday April 27th, Eau Claire is hosting their National Prescription Drug Take Back event. This event encourages residents to safely dispose of prescription drugs.
04/25/2019 10:33 AM
Sexual violence happens everywhere in the U.S., including Eau Claire. Here's one way you can help prevent sexual violence. Talk with kids about consent at every age.
04/23/2019 10:44 AM
04/02/2019 12:01 PM
Today is Diabetes Alert Day. Take a 1-minute Prediabetes Screening Test at www.DoIHavePrediabetes.org to find out if you are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes.
03/26/2019 9:47 AM