Fox Lake District Library · 
255 E. Grand Avenue
 · 
Fox Lake, IL 60020
USA
 ·  Phone: (847) 587- 0198
map
 · Director: Melissa Villarreal

Library Hours
 · Mon. - Fri.  9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
 · Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 · Sunday  1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Sept. thru May)
Weekend:  Chance of Precipitation: Fri: 20% / Sat: 0% / Sun: 0%.

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Hacking of Health Care Records Skyrockets

Roughly one out of every three Americans had their health-care records compromised and most are completely unaware.









Sat, 13 Feb 2016 09:51:51 GMT
Zika 'Guilty Until Proven Innocent,' WHO Official Says

WHO cautioned pregnant women from around the globe to avoid travel if they can to Zika zones, saying the link with birth defects is growing stronger.









Fri, 12 Feb 2016 21:29:00 GMT
'Go Hard': Jamaica Turns to Reggae to Fight Zika Virus

"We nuh want Zik V" has to be the catchiest dancehall tune ever about a mosquito-borne virus.









Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:55:04 GMT
Congress Hopes to Act Soon to Combat Zika Virus

As more Americans report being infected with the Zika Virus, Congressional leaders hope to move soon on legislation that would increase funding to combat the disease.









Fri, 12 Feb 2016 02:20:42 GMT
Did the Zika Virus Cost This Woman Her Baby?

Samantha Mejia was elated when she learned she was pregnant on a visit to Honduras. Now she's lost the baby and she is wondering if Zika is to blame.









Thu, 11 Feb 2016 20:45:00 GMT
Zika Scare: 5 Mosquito Repellents That Best Protect

Consumer Reports tested 15 mosquito repellents, and only five measured up as products worth trying.









Thu, 11 Feb 2016 13:34:04 GMT
'Love & Happiness': Raising Kids With Microcephaly

Kansas parents describe raising two daughters with microcephaly, a condition once again in the spotlight because of the Zika virus.









Thu, 11 Feb 2016 08:36:00 GMT
Rates of Dementia Might Be Going Down

"Our study offers cautious hope that some cases of dementia might be preventable or at least delayed," researchers wrote in a new report.









Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:18:00 GMT
Zika Virus Found in Fetus With Severe Birth Defect

The discovery adds more evidence that the virus, spread to humans through mosquitoes, causes the severe birth defect microcephaly.









Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:01:00 GMT
Zika Likely to Spread 'Very Rapidly', CDC Head Says

If you want to know how quickly the Zika virus will spread, just look at what happened in Puerto Rico with a related virus, chikungunya.









Wed, 10 Feb 2016 22:05:00 GMT
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