Fair
54°FFairFull Forecast

Health

CATS: features-health - CATEGORY COND: or
  • Cadence Health Foundation gives to Delnor, CDH hospitals

    GENEVA – The Cadence Health Foundation announced Wednesday it is funding more than $3.1 million in new equipment, system upgrades and expansion projec ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 10:09 pm
  • Summer foods combat the nausea of cancer treatment

    The vast majority of cancer patients suffer some form of nausea at some point while undergoing chemotherapy or radiation therapy.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:45 pm
  • State grant to help fund Elmhurst College Simulation Center

    ELMHURST – A $1.5 million state grant will help finance the Elmhurst College Simulation Center at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 9:24 am
  • Lombard resident with rare disease to lead bone marrow drive Sunday

    LOMBARD – Developing a rare disease has inspired a Lombard resident to lead her own bone marrow drive Sunday.
    Aug. 17, 2014 - 8:21 am
  • Elmhurst Hospital provides free depression resources

    ELMHURST – In light of Robin Williams’ death and his history of severe depression, Elmhurst Hospital is reminding everyone of its resources to the com ...
    Aug. 12, 2014 - 1:37 pm
  • Oak Street Health medical center opens in Berwyn

    BERWYN – Berwyn residents and those around the area now have another option for their health care needs with the opening of a new neighborhood medical ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:17 am
  • Task force to start studying heroin effects in middle schools

    The task force created to study the impact of heroin on teens in high school has refocused its efforts to include researching the effects of heroin in ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 5:14 am
  • Dead bird found in Western Springs tests positive for West Nile virus

    WESTERN SPRINGS – The Cook County Department of Public Health and Des Plaines Valley Mosquito Abatement District recently informed the village of West ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 4:21 pm
  • Plainfield pediatrician is co-editor on new children's health book

    PLAINFIELD – The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released a new book to help parents, "The Big Book of Symptoms: A–Z Guide to Your Child’s He ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 8:52 pm
  • Lockport police donate stuffed animals to Silver Cross Hospital

    ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 8:51 pm
  • Grundy County Health Department offer program to help with hoarding

    MINOOKA – When in her teens and 20s, Belinda Coley of Minooka was physically active and always on the move.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 8:46 pm
  • Elmhurst Hospital makes Most Wired list

    ELMHURST – Hospitals & Health Networks has named Edward Hospital and Elmhurst Hospital to its 2014 list of the nation’s Most Wired Hospitals and Healt ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 9:47 am
  • Mom's front yard tombstones urge drug overdose awareness

    ELMHURST – For Cheryl Cummings, the tombstones covering her lawn don't simply represent the 100 drug overdose deaths that occur every day across the c ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 4:10 pm
  • Healthy Lombard secures grant from state health department

    LOMBARD – The Healthy Lombard Foundation was recently awarded a grant through the Illinois Department of Public Health's State Health Improvement Prog ...
    July 31, 2014 - 5:16 am
  • Elmhurst resident, Lombard race chairwoman receives Susan G. Komen award

    ELMHURST – Joan Knippen of Elmhurst recently received the Susan G. Komen Chicagoland Area Promise of One award.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all SLM instances for analytics purposes.

    Driver slams through front door of Riverside bank Monday

    More videos »
     

    Reader Poll

    What's the most important issue to you in your community?
    Taxes
    Schools
    Crime
    All of the above