Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH)

Monical’s Pizza, located downstate in Illinois near East Peoria, should be back open today after being shut down by a large outbreak of unknown origin.

More than 150 restaurant customers became ill, according to the Tazewell County Health Department’s public surveys. The department is working with the Illinois Department of

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Researchers have used an outbreak a decade ago to look at how decisions on excluding sick and healthy people from investigations could change the conclusions reached.

Criteria to include or exclude cases can help increase the efficiency of epidemiological analyses and traceback, but they can also affect the investigator’s ability
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