At least sixteen Illinois cases are now linked to the reports of elevated lead levels in recalled cinnamon applesauce pouches. To learn more about the recall, go to https://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/news/lead-poisoning-outbreak-linked-to-cinnamon-applesauce-pouches.html. If you or a family member consumed this product, consult your health care provider.
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), HIV/AIDS Section provides various funding opportunities throughout the year. In January 2013, IDPH began transitioning to an online platform for electronically managing its grant programs. Many of IDPH’s grant funding opportunities will now be managed through this new online platform, called EGrAMS. To search for available funding opportunities, see Resources in the right-hand column and click on the EGrAMS Home Page link. For more information about EGrAMS, see Resources in the right-hand column. For the quick start guide, see Publications in the right-hand column.