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Local Physician Awarded Diplomate Status

Local Physician Awarded Diplomate Status

Orland Park, Ill.– Kathleen Drinan DO, FACC, a local cardiologist in private practice, has recently been awarded Diplomate status with the Accreditation Council for Clinical Lipidology (ACCL). The ACCL is… Read more »

NBC’s newest fitness-focused reality series, S.T.R.O.N.G. is coming to CHICAGO!

NBC’s newest fitness-focused reality series, S.T.R.O.N.G. is coming to CHICAGO!

BURBANK, CA – May 7th, 2015 – From the Network that brought you THE VOICE & AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR and from the creator of THE BIGGEST LOSER, comes a new… Read more »

The First Annual Cause for Care Health and Beauty Expo by LUPUS

The First Annual Cause for Care Health and Beauty Expo by LUPUS

The First Annual Cause for Care Health and Beauty Expo by LUPUS LOVING U PASS UR SICKNESS INC (LUPUS) is a company that was organized to educate people and to… Read more »

Lyme Disease Cases On Rise in Lake County

Lyme Disease Cases On Rise in Lake County

advertisement Tick Bite Eyed in Hudson Valley Teen’s Sudden Death A Hudson Valley teenager died suddenly from an apparent tick bite earlier this month, his family says. News 4’s Gus Rosendale reports.

Off-Duty Cardiology Nurse Saves Teen Having Heart Attack

Off-Duty Cardiology Nurse Saves Teen Having Heart Attack

Nick Theilgaard, 16, now says he believes in miracles after nearly dying a neighborhood restaurant. A pediatric cardiology nurse and her doctor husband, who were eating at the very same restaurant, saved his life.

Chicago’s Baby Booming Neighborhoods

Chicago’s Baby Booming Neighborhoods

advertisement Babyproofing Your Pool For Summer We talk to an expert to find out how to baby proof your pool for summer. More Photos and Videos Gage Park is booming…

Judge Rejects Jackson’s Secrecy Request

Judge Rejects Jackson’s Secrecy Request

A federal judge is shooting down a request by convicted ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., who wanted to seal a portion of sentencing documents that his lawyers say will contain sensitive medical information.

Illinois Senate OKs Health Coverage Exchange Plan

Illinois Senate OKs Health Coverage Exchange Plan

advertisement The Illinois Senate has approved a measure that would create a state-governed “insurance exchange” so individuals and small businesses can shop for health care coverage as required by President Obama’s health law. Lawmakers voted Thursday 37-19 to send the House a bill — HB3227 — establishing the Illinois Health Insurance Marketplace.

Clinical trial aims to prevent type 2 diabetes through medication

Clinical trial aims to prevent type 2 diabetes through medication

May 20, 2013 A clinical trial at the University of Chicago Medicine aims to find new ways of preventing type 2 diabetes or slow its progression by treating participants with medications normally used for people who have had full-blown diabetes for at least one year. The trial will enroll individuals who are prediabetic or have been recently diagnosed with diabetes but are not taking drugs to treat the condition.

Ci3’s Game Changer Chicago earns MacArthur Foundation funding

Ci3’s Game Changer Chicago earns MacArthur Foundation funding

April 10, 2013 The Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry & Innovation in Sexual & Reproductive Health (Ci3) at the University of Chicago has received a $500,000 grant from the John D. and Catherine T.

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