HEALTH & LIFESTYLE
Chicago mourns Jean Carlos Martínez Rivero, an asylum seeker who died of sepsis from Strep infection. The city stresses its commitment to asylum seekers' health, providing medical screenings and resources to prevent future tragedies.
Illinois reports low respiratory virus activity, cautioning residents to remain vigilant. IDPH emphasizes continued mask use and telehealth options, while highlighting available resources like free COVID-19 tests and vaccines.