Illinois residents with questions about Ebola can call the Ebola hotline at 800-889-3931 or visit www.ebola.illinois.gov.
ATTENTION: MCPHD has confirmed 24 cases of Pertussis (Whooping Cough) in the Staunton School District region. If you suspect that you or your child has whooping cough, immediately contact your family physician. Anyone being treated for suspected pertussis should stay home until they finish 5 days of antibiotics. For more information regarding whooping cough visit www.cdc.gov/pertussis