CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois officials say a mandatory home quarantine announced Friday for travelers from three West African nations won’t be used for medical workers who wore personal protective equipment correctly while treating Ebola patients.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Department of Public Health has activated a hotline to answer the public’s questions about Ebola.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois health officials plan to launch a hotline to answer the public’s questions about Ebola.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois doctors have signed off on Illinois medical marijuana for patients with cancer, severe fibromyalgia, multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injuries.
Applications have been submitted around the state for companies to build medical marijuana cultivation centers as well as dispensaries.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois public health officials say they’ve received hundreds of comments from residents as they consider regulating the processing and sale of unpasteurized milk products.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials say the first approval letters have been sent to Illinois patients who’ve applied to use medical marijuana legally.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Health officials are reminding Illinois parents about required vaccinations and eye exams for school children.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois health officials have some food safety tips ahead of the Fourth of July holiday weekend for those planning to picnic. Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck issued some reminders Wednesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials say they’ve launched a program to help prevent the dangerous and inappropriate use of prescription drugs to subdue nursing home patients.