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

Library Hours
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 · Saturday  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 · Sunday  1 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Sept. thru May)
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Blood, Sweat and Tears: New Ways to Get Zika

The Zika virus may spread in sweat and tears in some cases, doctors cautioned Thursday.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 22:23:00 GMT
One Boy's Death is a Reminder Flu Can Kill

Joseph Marotta died of flu when he was only 5. His parents say his case is a reminder of just how dangerous and unpredictable flu can be.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:46:26 GMT
Congress Is Finally Doing Something About Zika

'We'll be able to put that money towards the Zika fight as soon as the new fiscal year begins,' said a Health and Human Services Department spokesman.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 18:08:00 GMT
Congress May Have Enabled High Drug Prices

Members of Congress outraged by soaring prescription drug prices may need to take a look in the mirror.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:07:52 GMT
Boko Haram Puts Kids at Risk of Famine - UN

As many as 75,000 children will die over the next year in famine-like conditions created by Boko Haram if donors don't respond quickly, UNICEF says.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:00:00 GMT
600K Vets May Go Uninsured Over Medicaid Stand: Report

More than 600,000 veterans will go without health insurance next year unless 19 states stop holding out against expanding Medicaid, researchers say.

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:00:00 GMT
Researchers Make 3-D Printed 'Bone' for Implants

Researchers have invented a new type of artificial bone that can be shaped using a 3-D printer for customized implants.

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:01:00 GMT
FDA Approves First 'Artificial Pancreas'

The FDA has approved the first artificial pancreas - a cellphone-sized device that automatically takes care of insulin and blood sugar levels.

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:25:00 GMT
Miami's Zika Search Turns Up Dengue, Too

Florida health officials who have been testing thousands of residents for Zika virus have found another infection: dengue virus.

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:44:00 GMT
'Queer Questions' Podcast Combats Stigma in Kenya

"Queer Questions" is a new Kenyan podcast that is taking on stigma and stereotypes with an openness that is both rare and risky in a country where homosexual activity is illegal.

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:11:00 GMT