The Knox County Health Department says they’ve found traces of West Nile Virus in Knox County.
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CHICAGO (AP) — A new bill signed into Illinois law says trained personnel at schools statewide will be able to administer injectable epinephrine for those appearing to have strong allergic reactions.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois is placing tight restrictions on a new hepatitis C drug that costs $1,000 per pill. Medicaid patients must meet 25 criteria and get prior approval before the government health care program will pay for Sovaldi.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Experts say what has so far been a cool, wet summer is probably limiting West Nile virus in Illinois.
VIENNA, Ill. (AP) — State and union officials say a prisoner has assaulted a guard at a southern Illinois prison.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox say owner Jerry Reinsdorf has been hospitalized after feeling lightheaded in Cooperstown, New York.
Those interested in learning more about assisted living had the chance earlier today in Galesburg.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials say Illinois health insurance customers shouldn’t feel any immediate effect of a federal appeals court panel’s ruling as a confusing legal battle continues over President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois is accepting applications for grants to help with the next insurance enrollment period under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ top Medicaid official has announced a timetable for moving hundreds of thousands of poor and disabled patients into managed care health plans.