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Dec 4, 2009 Illinois H1N1 Flu Hotline Answering Medical Questions
English and Spanish lines available  SPRINGFIELD - In addition to answering general questions about influenza, vaccine and treatment, Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Damon T. Arnold today announced that trained medical... more.

Dec 3, 2009 CDC podcast 2009 H1N1 Information for Parents...
From April - November 2009, approximately 200 children under the age of 18 have died in the US from the 2009 H1N1 influenza virus. To increase awareness and educate parents, the CDC developed a podcast for titled, 2009 H1N1 Information for Parents... more.

Dec 3, 2009 WARNING - H1N1 related phishing scam
PHISHING SCAM - CDC Sponsored State Vaccination Program for H1N1  CDC has received reports of fraudulent emails (phishing) referencing a CDC sponsored State Vaccination Program for H1N1. The messages request that users create a personal... more.

Dec 1, 2009 H1N1 clinic eligibility
As a reminder current clinics are for anyone 6 months through 24 years and anyone 25-64 with an underlying health condition.  The CDC has not released vaccine for those 65 and older at this time. We will announce when the vaccine becomes... more.

Nov 30, 2009 H1N1 vaccination clinic at Christie on Windsor
CUPHD and Christie Clinic will be holding a FREE H1N1 Vaccination Clinic from 9:00-3:00 on Saturday at Christie Clinic on Windsor.  This clinic is for anyone 6 months through 24 years and anyone 25-64 with an underlying health... more.

Nov 30, 2009 Champaign Urbana Parade of Lights
Public Health will be in the Parade of Lights this Friday, December 4th at 6:00 p.m.  Bring your kids out to the parade because the Germ Busters are going to be... more.

Nov 18, 2009 Public H1N1 Clinics Scheduled This Weekend
The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District and Carle Clinic will be Holding Public H1N1 Clinics November 21st & 22nd  CHAMPAIGN, IL- The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District (CUPHD) and Carle Clinic will be administering H1N1... more.

Nov 16, 2009 H1N1 vaccination clinic update
This week C-U Public Health District will be holding walk-in clinics for all kids who need either their first vaccine or their booster dose on Monday-Friday from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM at our Kenyon Road Facility.  On Friday from 1:00 - 7:00... more.

Nov 16, 2009 BOOSTER CLINICS THIS WEEK!!!
Children 6 months to 9 years old require two doses of H1N1 vaccine to receive immunity. The CDC recommends that the second, "BOOSTER" dose be provided 28 days after the first. To assist parents get the second dose for their children, CUPHD will be... more.

Oct 29, 2009 CUPHD - Seasonal flu shots available for children, out for adults
We have run out of the seasonal flu vaccine for adults. We do have plenty for children who qualify for the vaccine for children program.  Information on child... more.