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New Urgent Care Center Opening in Morton Grove

New Urgent Care Center Opening in Morton Grove

A new state-of-the-art urgent care facility has opened in Morton Grove as American Family Care (AFC), the nation’s largest provider of urgent care and accessible primary care, expands its footprint… Read more »

Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month

Each year millions of Americans live with a mental illness. While there are several movements and organizations on the frontlines waiting to help those in need, there are a few… Read more »

Villanueva Law to Give Quality Care to People with Dementia

Villanueva Law to Give Quality Care to People with Dementia

State Senator Celina Villanueva (D-Chicago) championed an initiative to bring additional training requirements on Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias for emergency medical service providers that became law Friday. “Attending to… Read more »

State of Illinois Takes Action on Baby Formula Shortage

State of Illinois Takes Action on Baby Formula Shortage

By: Ashmar Mandou Outrage over the shortage of safe baby formula has spread across the country leaving elected officials scrambling for a solution. On Wednesday morning, the State of Illinois… Read more »

State Affirms Coverage of Abortions in Comprehensive Healthcare for Pregnant Women

State Affirms Coverage of Abortions in Comprehensive Healthcare for Pregnant Women

In the month of Women’s Health Month and Mental Health Awareness, the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) affirmed its commitment to covering abortion care for all Medicaid… Read more »

Inauguran Nuevo Centro de Atención de Urgencia en Morton Grove

Inauguran Nuevo Centro de Atención de Urgencia en Morton Grove

Una moderna instalación de atención de urgencia abrió sus puertas en Morton Grove, como American Family Care (AFC), mayor proveedor de la nación de cuidados urgentes y cuidados primarios accesibles… Read more »

El Estado de Illinois Toma Medidas Ante la Escasez de Fórmula Para Bebés

El Estado de Illinois Toma Medidas Ante la Escasez de Fórmula Para Bebés

Por Ashmar Mandou La indignación por la escasez de fórmula infantil segura se ha extendido por todo el país, lo que ha dejado a los funcionarios electos luchando por encontrar… Read more »

City of Chicago Announces Safer Public Spaces for Female Residents

City of Chicago Announces Safer Public Spaces for Female Residents

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and City Clerk Anna Valencia announced a partnership with UN Women’s Global Flagship Program, Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces. The initiative responds to sexual violence… Read more »

City Announces ‘Justice for all Pledge’ Centering on Equity and Access

City Announces ‘Justice for all Pledge’ Centering on Equity and Access

Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot joined reproductive justice leaders to announce the Justice For All Pledge, in response to the leaked draft opinion by the majority of the Supreme Court of… Read more »

Hispanic Women Face Inequities Affecting Maternal Health Outcomes

Hispanic Women Face Inequities Affecting Maternal Health Outcomes

Courtesy of the American Heart Association Edited by Lawndale Bilingual News Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of maternal death in the U.S. Simply put, heart disease is the No…. Read more »