Department Of Public Health

Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck, head of the Illinois Department of Public Health, addresses the media Friday about Ebola preparedness. (CBS)

State Officials: Illinois Is Ebola-Free, And Ready For Any Cases

Gov. Pat Quinn was expected to form an Ebola task force and announce members next week, officials said.

10/17/2014

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Health Dept. Investigates Salmonella Outbreak

Health officials are reporting an outbreak of Salmonella in nine Illinois counties, including Cook, that has been linked to eating alfalfa sprouts at Jimmy John’s restaurants.

12/17/2010