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Chipotle Update: Stool Sample Results Returned by CDC Test Positive for Clostridium perfringens

Clostridium perfringens is a foodborne disease that occurs when food is left at an unsafe temperature. Although food samples tested negative for C. perfringens bacteria, the stool samples tested positive for the toxin that C. perfringens forms in the gastrointestinal tract.  A specific food has not been able to be identified as the source of [...]

August 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mosquito Fogging to Occur in the City of Delaware

DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District is informing City of Delaware residents that mosquito fogging will occur on Monday Aug. 13 as a result of a mosquito collection trap testing positive for West Nile virus. Weather permitting, the Heath District’s Residential Services Unit will fog all areas west of the Olentangy River that [...]

August 10th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mosquito Fogging to Occur in Berlin Township

DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District is informing residents in Berlin Township, that mosquito fogging will occur Thursday, Aug. 2, as a result of collection traps testing positive for West Nile virus. Weather permitting, the Heath District’s Residential Services Unit will fog in the following areas: east of Alum Creek on Cheshire, south [...]

July 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mosquito Fogging to Occur in Trenton, Porter Townships

DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District is informing residents in Trenton and Porter Townships that mosquito fogging will occur on Tuesday July 10 as a result of a mosquito collection trap testing positive for West Nile virus. Weather permitting, the Heath District’s Residential Services Unit will fog in the area north to Condit [...]

July 9th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Teen Driver Task Force to Talk Safety After Mock Crash

DELAWARE, Oh. – The SAFE Delaware County Coalition’s Teen Driver Task Force along with law enforcement representatives will be available to talk safety after the mock crash taking place at Big Walnut High School on Thursday, April 26 at 9:00am. The Teen Driver Task Force was brought together based on Delaware County parents’ desire to [...]

April 24th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

Delaware County Healthiest in State Fourth Year Straight

DELAWARE, Oh. – The Delaware General Health District is pleased to announce that Delaware County is the healthiest county in Ohio for the fourth year in a row.  The 2018 County Health Rankings issued today places Delaware County as first in Ohio for both health outcomes and health factors. Health outcomes focus on how healthy people are [...]

March 14th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Howard Named New Director of Personal Health

DELAWARE, Ohio – The Delaware General Health District announces that Adam Howard will assume the role of director of the Personal Health Division effective March 1, 2018. Howard will succeed Joan Bowe, who retires March 15, 2018 after a total of 23 years at DGHD, 10 of those serving as director of Personal Health. Previously, [...]

March 1st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments