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NBC Chicago
CPS to Expand Testing After School Shows High Levels of Leadwere turned off and there will be additional diagnostic testing at the school,
CPS to Expand Testing After School Shows High Levels of Lead
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
were turned off and there will be additional diagnostic testing at the school, officials said. Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health Dr. Julie Morita called the incident “an isolated situation.” “We are not Flint,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago to test all public schools for lead after one shows high levelsthe school year in June, the district said. The expanded testing was announced
Chicago to test all public schools for lead after one shows high levels
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
the school year in June, the district said. The expanded testing was announced at CPS headquarters with officials from the Chicago Department of Public Health and Chicago Department of Water Management. The pilot testing program began in late... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Dr. Julie Morita: Meningitis shotsduring an appointment at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Hospitals are reportin
Dr. Julie Morita: Meningitis shots
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
during an appointment at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Hospitals are reporting an early flu season. (Chris Walker/Chicago Tribune) Bill and Wendy are joined by the Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Public Health to talk Meningitis... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Meningococcal meningitis outbreak in Chicago raises concerns downstatebe paid attention to,” said Jean Bellisario, infectious disease director at the
Meningococcal meningitis outbreak in Chicago raises concerns downstate
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
be paid attention to,” said Jean Bellisario, infectious disease director at the Peoria City/County Health Department. The Chicago Department of Public Health has identified this outbreak as largely affecting a certain population, men who have sex... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
More than trauma center needed to bridge Chicago's life expectancy gapa unique opportunity to ameliorate these structural causes of low life expectan
More than trauma center needed to bridge Chicago's life expectancy gap
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 25 days ago
a unique opportunity to ameliorate these structural causes of low life expectancy. In March, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Public Health released a four-year health plan called Healthy Chicago 2.0 that provides a 10-point road... Read more

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