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Public health boss: Illinois needs Narcan shots

By Benjamin Yount  Illinois News Network Illinois is getting 4,000 doses of the opioid overdose medication Narcan and the state's public health director says Illinois needs every single one of them. Most of the doses of Narcan that…

Whooping cough cases on the rise in Winnebago County

ROCKFORD — The Winnebago County Health Department says a total of 29 cases of whooping cough, or pertussis, have already been recorded in 2017. The department says cases have already impacted seven local schools, and Mercyhealth reported…

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