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Sistema de Clima Invernal Provoca un Intenso Frío en Chicago

Sistema de Clima Invernal Provoca un Intenso Frío en Chicago

En preparación para las condiciones invernales. Office of Emergency Management and Communications (OEMC) aconseja a los residentes que se preparen para las condiciones del clima invernal y tomen un tiempo… Read more »

State Agencies Encourage People to Prepare for Winter Weather

State Agencies Encourage People to Prepare for Winter Weather

While the official start of winter is not for several weeks, parts of Illinois have already experienced the first snowfall of the season.  The Illinois Emergency Management Agency (IEMA), Illinois… Read more »

Low Back Pain and the Connection to the Opioid Epidemic

Low Back Pain and the Connection to the Opioid Epidemic

By: Dr. Michelle Graham, Chief Medical Officer, UnitedHealthcare of Illinois For the millions of Americans with low back pain, the condition can range from a minor nuisance to a major… Read more »

Castro, Lopez to host Health Fair and Flu Shot Clinic

Castro, Lopez to host Health Fair and Flu Shot Clinic

To promote health and wellness across local communities, State Senator Cristina Castro (D-Elgin) and Elgin Councilman Baldemar Lopez will co-host a Health Fair and Flu Shot Clinic this month. “It’s… Read more »

Gov. Pritzker Announces New Co-Chairs to Illinois Commission to End Hunger

Gov. Pritzker Announces New Co-Chairs to Illinois Commission to End Hunger

Under new leadership appointed by Governor JB Pritzker, a revamped Illinois Commission to End Hunger aims to make bold strides over the next three years. Gov. Pritzker has appointed Deputy… Read more »

How to Help a Caregiver During National Family Caregivers Month

How to Help a Caregiver During National Family Caregivers Month

November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. The Alzheimer’s Association is recognizing and honoring the more than 15 million people across the U.S. who are… Read more »

Bloodlines May Matter More Than Love When It Comes to Health

Bloodlines May Matter More Than Love When It Comes to Health

Strained relationships with parents, siblings or extended family members may be more harmful to people’s health than a troubled relationship with a significant other, according to a study published by… Read more »

Agencias Estatales Aconsejan al Público que se Prepare para el Tiempo de Invierno

Agencias Estatales Aconsejan al Público que se Prepare para el Tiempo de Invierno

Aunque el la fecha oficial del inicio del invierno no es sino hasta dentro de varias semanas, partes de Illinois han experimentado ya la primera nevada de la temporada. Illinois… Read more »

El Gobernador Pritzker Anuncia Nuevas Codirectoras de Comisión de Illinois para Terminar el Hambre

El Gobernador Pritzker Anuncia Nuevas Codirectoras de Comisión de Illinois para Terminar el Hambre

Bajo nuevo liderazgo nombrado por el Gobernador JB Pritzker, una renovada Comisión de Illinois para Terminar el Hambre espera hacer grandes avances en los próximos tres años. El Gob. Pritzker… Read more »

Ways You Can Benefit by Giving Your Smartphone a Rest

Ways You Can Benefit by Giving Your Smartphone a Rest

America is saturated in smartphones. A Pew Research Center survey reported 81 percent of Americans own the versatile — and some say, addictive — mobile device. With the smartphone’s capabilities for internet access, social… Read more »