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Emerging & Communicable Diseases

This page provides information and resources on emerging or communicable diseases highlighted by the Health Department. 

Monkeypox Virus (MPV)

Beginning in May 2022, health organizations across the globe, including the Centers for Disease Control, began tracking cases of Monkeypox virus (MPV), which began to spread across several countries that don't normally report cases. Since that time, MPV has continued to spread in the United States. Find information below related to the local response to MPV in Oak Park. Click here for more information from from the CDC.