4 cases of unusual stomach bug found in Illinois


Sangamon County – An usual stomach bug has been found in central Illinois


Just last week we told you about the Cyclospora infection. A case has been found in Sangamon County, and four others have been reported in the state.         


The rare food-borne intestinal illness is making hundreds sick across the country. Symptoms include watery diarrhea, weight loss, cramps and fatigue. Health officials say it is connected to imported fruits and vegetables, and that you should thoroughly wash them before eating.

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