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Q: Are there any good ways to keep allergy symptoms down with live Christmas trees? We're considering getting a fake one this year, but hate to give up getting a real tree. And I've read artificial trees can also aggravate some allergies.

Seven schools have confirmed cases of whooping cough in Champaign County

CHAMPAIGN — Seven schools in Champaign County have confirmed cases of whooping cough, among them Rantoul High School where local health authorities have declared an outbreak.

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Q: How seriously should people take the new hypertension guidelines? All of a sudden, I have stage 1 hypertension with the same blood pressure reading that used to mean just pre-hypertension.

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Q: Presence Regional EMS said it would start making more opportunities available in this area to learn hands-only CPR. Where and when will that be? Also, do you know how soon the PulsePoint Respond app for sending out more CPR help is going to be available in Vermilion County?

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Q: What are some Urbana school children learning about autism, and does this kind of education help?

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