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  • Widely Used E-cigarette Flavoring Impairs Lung Function

    November 21st, 2018

    A new study has found that a common e-cigarette flavoring that has chemical characteristics similar to toxic chemicals found in cigarette smoke disrupts an important mechanism of the lungs’ antibacterial defense system. The study was presented at the 2018 American Thoracic Society International Conference.

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  • Acute Flaccid Myelitis Health Advisory

    November 1st, 2018

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  • Statement On Acute Flaccid Myelitis

    October 10th, 2018

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  • Heartland and Bourbon Viruses Health Advisory

    September 21st, 2018

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  • Disaster Distress Hotline

    September 14th, 2018
    Please call 800-985-5990 or text ‘TalkWithUs’ to 66746 if you need help and support for any distress that you or someone you care about may be feeling related to any disaster.Disaster Distress Helpline Brochure_Page_1

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  • Why Shallow Lake Food Webs May Have More Arsenic

    September 5th, 2018

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  • Mosquito Bite Prevention (United States)

    July 13th, 2018

    Different mosquitoes carry different viruses. Learn how to prevent bites here.

  • Marijuana Infractions in Illinois Schools

    July 6th, 2018

    Learn more here.

  • First Human Case of West Nile Virus in Illinois for 2018

    June 21st, 2018

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  • Recalled Del Monte Small Veggie Trays Sold in Illinois

    June 16th, 2018

    06.16.18 Del Monte Recall

  • Multi-State Salmonella Outbreak Linked To Pre-cut Melons

    June 8th, 2018

    06.08.18 Salmonella Melons

  • Avoiding Tick- And Mosquito-borne Illnesses

    May 15th, 2018

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  • Dangerous Synthetic Cannabinoid Identified

    March 29th, 2018

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  • Kendall County Sheriff’s Office Warns of Telephone Scam

    March 1st, 2018

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  • Illinois Helpline for Opioids and Other Substances

    February 2nd, 2018

    Illinois Helpline

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