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  • Obamacare signup, health fair set for Saturday

    BERWYN – A community health fair and an enrollment for Affordable Care Act health plans will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Christian Life ...
    Jan. 27, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Robert Crown Center to host open house for National Drug Facts Week

    HINSDALE – The Robert Crown Center for Health Education, 21 Salt Creek Lane, will host a series of events as part of an open house for parents and tee ...
    Jan. 23, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • Kane County officials promote radon testing

    GENEVA – Brett Youngsteadt, the county’s Animal Control administrator, said it wasn’t until he and his wife bought a house that he thought about radon ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 9:20 pm
  • Healthy Lombard accepts Health Heroes nominations

    LOMBARD – Healthy Lombard is now accepting nominations for its annual Health Heroes recognition, which honors people and companies for making healthy ...
    Jan. 21, 2015 - 11:49 am
  • Addison Park District holds weight loss competition

    ADDISON – Erin Chapa, fitness and aquatics supervisor for the Addison Park District, admits it’s not easy working at a fitness club as an overweight w ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Community Nurse receives national quality award

    LA GRANGE – The Community Nurse was recently named a recipient of the Health Center Quality Leader Award by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Se ...
    Jan. 19, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Elburn pharmacist's retirement concludes nearly 70-year family tradition in village

    ELBURN – After watching Ken Gustafson spend decades working as a pharmacist in Elburn, one of his sons said it was wonderful to see his father finally ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 9:29 pm
  • Cadence Health offering online reservation check-in

    WHEATON – Cadence Health is offering online reservation check-in for any one of seven Cadence Convenient Care Centers in DuPage and Kane counties, inc ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 8:06 pm
  • Cadence Health offering online reservation check-in

    GLEN ELLYN – Cadence Health is offering online reservation check-in for any one of seven Cadence Convenient Care Centers in DuPage and Kane counties, ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 3:54 pm
  • North Riverside to host free Medicare seminar

    NORTH RIVERSIDE – The village of North Riverside Parks and Recreation Department will host a free seminar on Medicare Rights at 1 p.m. Jan. 15, at the ...
    Jan. 6, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Immediate care center set to open Monday

    HINSDALE – A new immediate care center is set to open Monday in Hinsdale, brought to the village by DuPage Medical Group, the largest independent, mul ...
    Jan. 3, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • ‘Not a luxury’

    If Ashley Simmons had her choice between two bar graphs – one with alternating highs and lows, the other a series of bars that get progressively bigge ...
    Jan. 2, 2015 - 7:22 pm
  • Delnor sees its first baby of 2015

    GENEVA – Delnor Hospital’s first baby of 2015, Makiko Takayama, was born at 9:25 a.m. Thursday, weighing 6 pounds, 14 ounces and measuring 19.5 inches ...
    Jan. 1, 2015 - 6:09 pm
  • Digital X-Rays with Webster Dental

    While traditional dental X-rays are considered safe and have been used for many years with no ill effects, advanced technology in the dental field off ...
    Dec. 31, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Cancer survivor? There’s lots of help out there

    Anyone who’s a cancer survivor knows that life will never be the same as before. You have concerns a ...
    Dec. 23, 2014 - 10:13 am
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