CASES OF CHLAMYDIA, GONORRHEA AND HIV ON THE RISE NATIONALLY
CHICAGO - April 24, 2014.
The Illinois Department of Public Health is encouraging residents who are sexually active to talk with a health care professional about sexually transmitted diseases and get tested.
CONFERENCE ADDRESSES YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION
CHICAGO - April 23, 2014.
Federal, state and local health care professionals, along with community organizers, educators and others will gather in Springfield on Friday, April 25 to attend the Illinois Youth Suicide Prevention Project’s 2014 Statewide Suicide Prevention Conference.
PROPOSED RULES FILED FOR MEDICAL CANNABIS PROGRAM
SPRINGFIELD - April 18, 2014.
The state of Illinois today announced that the proposed rules for implementation of the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act have been published in the Illinois Register.
IDPH CELEBRATES NATIONAL MINORITY HEALTH MONTH
CHICAGO - April 10, 2014.
The Illinois Department of Public Health Center for Minority Health Services is celebrating National Minority Health Month this April by hosting workshops, health fairs, screenings, webinars and various other events.
NATIONAL YOUTH VIOLENCE PREVENTION WEEK
SPRINGFIELD - April 8, 2014.
All this week, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck encourages parents, schools, communities, law enforcement and government leaders to recognize National Youth Violence Prevention Week by identifying ways to curb youth violence across Illinois.