CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Despite the hype surrounding Ebola, medical experts say there are other viruses you should be more worried about.
ILLINOIS -- With more cases of Ebola popping up in the U.S., medical staff in Central Illinois are on guard.
The University of Illinois is home to thousands of international students.
Dr. Daniel Bronson-Lowe, a preventionist at Carle, is here to help explain Ebola and hopefully lesson our worries.
ILLINOIS -- The state has its first two deaths because of West Nile Virus this year.
NATIONAL -- Ebola continues to raise health concerns, including in Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is urging you to save a life.
MACON COUNTY -- Public health officials say the West Nile virus has been found in the area.
Update: 10:19 pm, 8/3/14, Sunday CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District is being recognized for practicing what it preaches.
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.