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Chicago Trump Tower Violates Clean Water Act

Chicago Trump Tower Violates Clean Water Act

On Monday, the Illinois Chapter of the Sierra Club and Friends of the Chicago River provided notice of their intent to sue the Chicago Trump International Hotel and Tower over its continuing… Read more »

Increasing Awareness of Suicide Risks to Save Lives

Increasing Awareness of Suicide Risks to Save Lives

According to recently released data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), suicide rates in the United States have risen nearly 30 percent since 1999. To help address… Read more »

Interacciones Sociales y la Salud Mental

Interacciones Sociales y la Salud Mental

Investigadores del Hospital McLean han publicado los resultados de un estudio que delínea como la edad, el estado socioeconómico y otros factores pueden contribuir al aislamiento social y a una… Read more »

La Torre Trump de Chicago Viola el Acta del Agua Limpia

La Torre Trump de Chicago Viola el Acta del Agua Limpia

El lunes, el Capítulo Illinois de Sierra Club y Amigos del Río Chiocago dieron aviso de su intento de demandar a Chicago Trump International Hotel & Tower por su contínua… Read more »

Aumentar la Concientización del Riesgo de Suicidio Puede Salvar Vidas

Aumentar la Concientización del Riesgo de Suicidio Puede Salvar Vidas

De acuerdo a datos publicados recientemente por los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC), el índice de suicidios en Estados Unidos ha aumentado cerca del 30… Read more »

Health & Fitness Tips for Father’s Day

Health & Fitness Tips for Father’s Day

By Dr. Sam Ho, Chief Medical Officer, UnitedHealthcare This Sunday is Father’s Day, an opportunity to recognize fathers, grandfathers and great grandfathers, and the important role they play in our… Read more »

One in Three May Take Meds that Cause Depression

One in Three May Take Meds that Cause Depression

A new study from University of Illinois at Chicago researchers suggests that more than one-third of U.S. adults may be using prescription medications that have the potential to cause depression… Read more »

Chicago Earns Gold Medal for Quality of Life

Chicago Earns Gold Medal for Quality of Life

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) Commissioner Dr. Julie Morita accepted a Gold Medal award from the CityHealth initiative for implementing policies that improve the health, well-being and economic opportunity of residents. For… Read more »

Greater Chicago Food Depository Launch Roadmap to Reduce Food Insecurity

Greater Chicago Food Depository Launch Roadmap to Reduce Food Insecurity

Officials from the City of Chicago and the Greater Chicago Food Depository announced the launch of Forward Together: A Roadmap to Reduce Food Insecurity across the City of Chicago, which… Read more »

AMA Supports Modifying Family Leave Policies to be Inclusive of LGBTQ Workers

AMA Supports Modifying Family Leave Policies to be Inclusive of LGBTQ Workers

New policy adopted at the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Annual Meeting calls for inclusive family and medical leave policies to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) workers who… Read more »