Category: Population Health

State report finds higher rates of some types of cancer near Sterigenics facility

A recent report by the Illinois Department of Public Health has found elevated rates for some types of cancer for those who lived near a Sterigenics' sterilization facility in Willowbrook.
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Audit criticizes handling of Legionnaire’s disease outbreak at Quincy veterans home

A performance audit by Illinois’ top auditor criticized former Gov. Bruce Rauner’s administration for its handling of a 2015 outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease that was connected to over a dozen deaths at a veterans' home in Quincy.
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