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Tricks to keep your kids and family safe this Halloween

When planning to host or attend a celebration, you should assess current COVID-19 levels in your community to determine whether to postpone, cancel or limit the number of attendees.

Prolonged side effects for some with COVID-19

Carle doctors weigh in on the long-lasting effects of COVID-19 and how other health complications can increase your risk.

Outdoors fanatic adapts to living with an ostomy

Joseph E. Thompson turned to a support group at Carle to help with his ostomy pouch and meet people dealing with the same issues.

Recovered from COVID-19? You have the power to help.

Donate plasma to help those still fighting the infection. Convalescent plasma provides another treatment option for COVID-19 patients.

Carle Community Flu Clinics Kick Off Sept. 26

Area’s largest flu clinic will protect thousands at new locations

Strong existing partnerships and quick action help launch saliva-based testing study

Carle and University researchers and clinicians collaborate to find creative solutions to community and nationwide COVID-19 testing concerns.

Taking care of skin is always important, not just while wearing a mask

Carle’s aesthetician teaches you to better care for your skin today and an eye for special care during COVID-19 pandemic.

Carle offers new service with “eye” for saving time

Carle Optical now offering an enhanced and faster way to try on eyewear with virtual try-on gallery launch on Monday.

‘Pack everything,’ including the car seat says new mom

Veteran and first-time moms offer advice to others about delivering a baby during a pandemic. Learn what to expect and what to pack from those who have been there.

Preparing for school takes on new meaning amid COVID-19

Follow basic hand hygiene to help keep children healthy. Parents tackle back-to-school plans. Pediatricians can help you prepare your child.

Donations help Carle Richland Memorial Hospital fight COVID-19

Thanks to the generosity of donors, additional safeguards are in place to keep patients and the community healthier during this pandemic.

Safely visiting friends and family

The more people you see and for longer periods pose the most risk for the spread of germs this summer.

Fabric face masks still in high demand

Thanks to the help of hundreds of local volunteers over the last three months, more than 54,000 face masks have been collected for healthcare workers and patients at Carle, Christie and other area healthcare institutions.

Carle Illinois student authors children’s book

Anant Naik honors essential workers—from healthcare workers, to truck drivers, to postal workers—serving others despite the great risk to themselves.

Arm supports stabilize patients’ arms for blood draws

A team of Carle employees came together to help fabricate a device for car doors to assist patients and prevent scratches during blood drive-through at Urbana on Windsor.

The same great care from the comfort and convenience of home

Telehealth and virtual visits surge amidst COVID-19 concerns but likely here to stay, patients and providers say.

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