As of a week ago, 2,864 COVID-19 tests had been done in Champaign County with six deaths, 32 active cases and 86 recovered. That means that 2,740 tests were negative. What ailment did these people have?
OSF HealthCare is exploring the possibility of adding a new primary care clinic at 205 N. High Cross Road, U.
For information about services available to older adults, contact Karen Kraemer, director of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) and Helen Mary Stevick Senior Citizens Center, 15 E. Main St., Champaign, IL 61820, call 217-359-6500. RSVP and the Stevick Senior Center are administe…
Gift of Hope plans to work with local bakeries to deliver cookies to health care facilities in the state.
CHAMPAIGN — Antibody testing for COVID-19 is now available in Champaign-Urbana in at least one clinic location.
Two weeks ago, I wrote about the outbreak that affected more than 180 people in the area, most of them children, and resulted in 12 deaths. Several wrote that they remembered it, but none had such vivid recollections as 96-year-old Esther Waters Maron.
The UI is using its labs to make more of the liquid components of the test, and it has sent lab machines and personnel to Carle to help process test samples.
The buses are being parked for three-hour blocks in Ivanhoe Estates, Northwood Estates and Woodland Acres in Urbana and the Shadow Wood Mobile 青鹏棋牌 Park in Champaign.
The hot demand is poised to grow even more as Illinois residents begin to comply with a statewide order to wear a face mask or covering in all indoor public places come May 1.
The top cop in the East Central Illinois county of 19,465 earned a news cycle’s worth of statewide attention Friday afternoon when the governor was asked about Joshua Blackwell’s criticism during his daily COVID-19 briefing in Chicago.
The model, developed by physicist Nigel Goldenfeld and bioengineering Professor Sergei Maslov, is among those used by Gov. J.B. Pritzker in considering his stay-at-青鹏棋牌 orders.
It will be June 1 — at the soonest — before you can get your own hair cut at a barbershop or salon, exercise at your local gym or reserve a table for two at your favorite restaurant.
Why should I wear a mask if I go to the store and stay away from everyone? I don’t know where to get masks. Can I use a bandana or scarf? What should I do if I see store workers without masks?
The sites, Carle Urbana on Windsor Road and Carle Ma青鹏棋牌t, are reserved for anyone with ailments that cause sore throat, stuffy nose, ear pain and coughing — 'basically, anything chest and up,' said Carle family-medicine Dr. Aja Lystila.
Any controversy will likely be over how much of the $470,000 balance should be transferred to address the COVID-19 response, not whether it should take place, County Executive Darlene Kloeppel said.
I have heard of several instances of people with most or all of the symptoms who are self-quarantining and not being given an official test. Doesn’t that mean that the official reported numbers are underestimating the extent the virus is in the community?
'I would think we should be able to open because you're in your car,' longtime owner Mike Harroun said. If it's allowed, he would have a limited menu at its concession stand, the popular carousel and train would be closed, and restroom access would be limited.
The tests done there will be sent to a lab at Carle to be processed, which should make for a faster turnaround than sending them to a state lab in Springfield, Executive Director Nancy Greenwalt said.
I was hoping you could follow up on the question from Thursday about cloth-mask protection. If a cloth mask can’t protect the wearer from getting infected, how can it stop you from spreading the virus? I find this confusing. Wouldn’t it be as porous in either direction?
His request for Congress to provide $10 billion to bail out the state's underfunded public pensions was dismissed as what it is — a request for citizens of the other 49 states to help make up for the damage inflicted by Illinois' powers-that-be over several decades.
In Champaign, groceries were handed out Monday to students and families in need at three sites next to Unit 4's existing distribution sites.
Hawkeye Hotels, which operates the 112-room Residence Inn by Marriott at 502 W. Marketview Drive, C, is offering deep discounts on rooms for first responders and health care workers affected by COVID-19.
Staff writer Mary Schenk picked Wednesday, April 15, to document what the C-U Public Health District Administrator who has led the 120-employee agency since 2007 goes through during the pandemic.