C-U Public Health supports Cutting Government "Waist," a new program to encourage a healthy work environment. Parkland College is one of the agencies on board.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign Urbana Public Health Department is testing people for scabies.
ILLINOIS -- The wait for Medicaid benefits is taking longer than usual.
ILLINOIS -- The state has launched a new way for in-home caregivers to report their work hours.
Update: 5:34 pm, 5/18/14, Sunday ILLINOIS -- An unidentified man, from Cook County, contracted the MERS virus from a victim in Indiana.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A once rare disease is becoming more common on campus.
ILLINOIS -- There are new vaccination requirements for all Illinois students.
ILLINOIS -- According to the public health department, suicide is a public health problem affecting everyone and it's the third leading cause of death for youths ages 10 - 24 in Illinois.
Latest: 5:45 pm, 4/11/14, Friday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- It was an unusual day for one Champaign County Court case.
ILLINOIS -- A special committee has been formed to try to slow an outbreak of measles.
ILLINOIS -- The shutdown is forcing Illinois' health officials to cut back on some hospital and nursing home inspections.
WATSEKA -- The Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department may be getting closer to splitting up.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is keeping an eye on human cases of the West Nile virus.
DECATUR -- Public health officials confirm a case of West Nile has been found in Macon County.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's a disease public health is always keeping an eye out for. A few days ago, a 21-year old man came down with meningitis.
MCLEAN COUNTY -- Rabies could be a problem this summer.
CHAMPAIGN -- Some students depend on school lunches for a healthy meal.
WATSEKA -- The Attorney General is now involved in a public health investigation.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- A public health board which was recently overhauled met with its new members for the first time Tuesday night.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- The state's attorney is now investigating the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department after the Iroquois County Board found, what it considers, "red flags."
WATSEKA -- Changes are on the way for the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department.
IROQUOIS COUNTY -- Members of the Iroquois County board are taking a closer look at what they believe to be suspicious spending by the Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department.