Indiana University Mumps Outbreak Grows To 6 Student CasesThe university and health officials are offering free vaccinations to anyone who came in close contact with those with the illness, which most often occurs in children and teens at schools and dormitories.
West Nile Virus Death Reported In DuPage CountyThe 65-year-old victim contracted the disease earlier this month. So far a total of 14 people have been confirmed to have the virus.
Puppies To Blame For Drug-Resistant Infection In 118 PeopleStates reporting illness included Connecticut, Florida, Georgia and Illinois among others.
Unsafe Food Storage Faulted In Chipotle IllnessesHealth officials in Ohio on Thursday faulted a toxin that occurs when food is left at unsafe temperatures for an illness that struck 647 customers of a Chipotle Mexican Grill restaurant in the state.
Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
Feds Will Finally Cover Illinois Residents Who Rushed To World Trade Center Site And Then Became IllRetired Chicago firefighter Art Noonan spent five days working at "the pile" -- Ground Zero -- after 9/11.
Feds: Sentencing Of Ex-Rep Farnham Shouldn't Be DelayedProsecutors want a federal judge in Chicago to go ahead with the sentencing of former Illinois Rep. Keith Farnham on a child pornography conviction despite illness that could soon take his life.
'Vacation Virus' Surfaces In IllinoisIllinois health officials now report more than a dozen cases of the mosquito-borne Chikungunya fever. CBS 2's Chris Martinez reports.
U Of I Grad Student Dies Of Illness In BrazilThis week, Ashley Walls was working in the slums of Florianopolis and suddenly became ill and died from an undisclosed illness. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
9 O’Hare Passengers Taken To Hospitals After Becoming IllAn international flight was grounded at O'Hare after several passengers were rushed to the hospital. The tourists were headed home to Copenhagen Denmark late last night.
Some Pet Owners Swear By Raw Diets For Their AnimalsThe food contains meat, organs, bone, and in some cases vegetables and fruit, all ground together and sold frozen. Just thaw it out and serve it up.
Purdue Student Makes 'Miracle' Recovery From Serious IllnessSome are calling it a Christmas miracle. A 20-year-old woman from northwest Indiana, on the brink of death just a couple of weeks ago, recovered just in time for Christmas.
Sick Pilot Diverts Chicago-To-Miami Flight To NashvilleAll passengers aboard the American Airlines 777 were safe in Nashville after an undetermined illness detoured a flight from Chicago to Miami.
UPDATED: Flu Blamed For Scare During Cheerleading PracticeFour cheerleaders who reported feeling ill during a practice at a south suburban elementary school were hospitalized Wednesday night.
Lab Project Suspended At U Of C After Researcher Gets SickResearch has stopped at a lab at the University of Chicago, after a scientist got sick and was hospitalized.