Author: Christine Blue

Upcoming Health Screenings at Health Dept.

Nurses Plus unveiled a new logo. (GRAPHIC SUPPLIED) Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)— Nurses Plus and the Park Forest Health Department is your headquarters for Flu Shots and Immunizations, Medicare Certified Home Care, Village Nurse Services, Bath Services, Health Consultations, and the 10 Ton Challenge. Located in the lower level of Village[Read More…]

Adult Health Screening at Health Department

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Park Forest Health Department will conduct an Adult Health Screening, Saturday, December 15, 2007, between 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The women’s physical will include Pap test, lipid (cholesterol) profile and glucose (fast 9-12 hours before testing), urinalysis, hemoglobin (anemia test), stool occult blood screening with[Read More…]

Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

Shoppers enjoy the Park Forest Farmers’ Market . (Photo: Wendy Heise) Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)— Seniors age 60 and older with a self-declared income of $18,889 or less annually for a single person and $25,327 or less for a household of two are eligible to receive $21.00 worth of coupons. Proof[Read More…]


Dietician Michael DiVito Joins Farmers’ Market

Patrons enjoy the Farmers' Market in Downtown Park Forest. The market is well-attended at its new location by the Park Forest Eagle Theater. (Photo: Wendy Heise) Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Having problems with diabetes, high blood pressure or weight control? Every Saturday in July you can “Shop/talk”  with registered dietician Michel[Read More…]

Health Dept. Newsflash

Blood Pressure Monitoring on: Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. & Thursdays, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. No appointment necessary Nurses Plus Park Forest Health Department 350 Victory Drive Park Forest, IL 60466 Office: 708-748-1118 Fax: 708-748-1630 Web site:

Park Forest Health Department News

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Park Forest Health Department itself is news to many people. Established in 1952, this community health nursing service provides both clinic and in home services. With one phone call and for no fee, you can receive an answer to your health related question from a professional[Read More…]