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Category: Population Health

Report provides snapshot of Illinois senior health before pandemic

Illinois does well when it comes to seniors exercising, experiencing less mental stress and having fewer falls, but has work to do on cancer screenings, fighting obesity and pneumonia shots, according to an annual report released Tuesday by the United Health Foundation.
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Underwood updates federal efforts to address maternal health crisis among Black women

U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, D-Naperville, said Thursday she’s optimistic about gaining traction on a legislative package aimed at addressing the high number of pregnancy-related deaths among Black women.
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State launches navigator program to enhance COVID-19 resources, vaccine accessibility

Gov. JB Pritzker officially launched Monday a state navigator program aimed to boost vaccine access to low-income and vulnerable communities, as well as to connect residents to assistance programs.
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