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  • Undergoing cancer treatment? Keep in touch with a blog or online diary

    Going through cancer treatment can take its toll physically, emotionally and time wise on not only the patient but his or her family, as well.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 8:30 am
  • Cook County offers back-to-school health checklist

    The Cook County Department of Public Health reminds suburban Cook County residents to keep public health basics on their back-to-school checklist.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • Chinese officials visit Park Place in Elmhurst

    ELMHURST – A delegation of high-ranking Chinese officials visited Park Place in Elmhurst to gather ideas to bring back to China where the government i ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 2:54 pm
  • When You’ve Been to the Doctor, But Your Pain Remains … 3 Good Reasons to Get a Second Opinion

    Stubborn pain syndromes can be some of the most frustrating to endure for, both those who are suffering, their families and friends. Difficult chroni ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 8:42 am
  • Westchester announces weekend sports clinic

    WESTCHESTER – Athletes around the area will now have the opportunity to receive orthopedic care on the weekends in Westchester.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 5:48 pm
  • 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
  • Park District of La Grange to offer free clinic next month

    LA GRANGE – The Park District of La Grange recently announced its upcoming Cure Network event, a free one-day clinic, which will be held next month.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 10:01 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
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