Legionnaires Disease

23 Quincy Veterans Suffering from Legionnaires Disease After Outbreak

A recent outbreak of Legionnaires Disease at the Illinois Veterans' Home has left 23 residents suffering its symptoms. These symptoms include fatigue, body aches, fever, coughing, and lung inflammation. The cause of the outbreak has not yet been identified. The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs (IDVA) are working together closely with the Adams County Health Department to determine how the disease was brought into the facility.
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  • Newland & Newland LLP, Attorneys, Arlington Heights, IL
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