• In 2005, the General Assembly passed the Illinois Public Health and Safety Animal Population Control Act [510 ILCS 92], also known as "Anna's Law"...

  • Community health workers make important contributions to health, health care, and prevention efforts.

  • Anaphylaxis is a severe allergic reaction that is rapid in onset and may cause death.

  • The Immunization Section conducts programs and initiatives designed to make sure each child in your family has up-to-date immunizations. 

  • Injuries are the leading cause of death for Illinoisans 1-44 years of age.

  • Information about the Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Program for patients and caregivers, physicians and the general public.

  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) is a drug withdrawal syndrome that occurs among opioid-exposed infants shortly after birth.

  • Division of Oral Health provides education and information about this essential and integral component of people’s overall health throughout life.

  • Promotes health care transparency by collecting and reporting health care provider data to improve the quality and value of health care in Illinois. 

  • Suicide occurs when a person ends their life. It is the 10th leading cause of death among Americans.

  • Preventing the harmful effects of tobacco use through education, promotion of cessation, and elimination of public exposure through regulation. 

  • Vision and hearing loss can happen anytime during life. However, early discovery and treatment can prevent or at least alleviate these problems.

  • We Choose Health is a multi-year IDPH initiative to encourage and support the implementation of proactive health programs.