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Does Losing Weight Mean Having to go Hungry

Does Losing Weight Mean Having to go Hungry

For many people losing weight is synonymous with restriction and sacrifice. In an effort to acquire the body of their dreams, patients obsess over every calorie and cut too many… Read more »

Department of Public Health Launches New Measles Vaccine Finder

Department of Public Health Launches New Measles Vaccine Finder

Residents can visit measlesvax.chicago.gov and find where to get vaccinated against measles. The Chicago Department of Public Health announced the launch of a new web-based application that helps Chicago residents locate… Read more »

Research Confirms Gut-Brain Connection in Autism

Research Confirms Gut-Brain Connection in Autism

People with autism often suffer from gut problems, but nobody has known why. Researchers have now discovered the same gene mutations — found both in the brain and the gut… Read more »

Discussing Memory Concerns

Discussing Memory Concerns

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month®, and the Alzheimer’s Association Illinois Chapter is encouraging families to talk about memory concerns sooner. New findings from an Alzheimer’s Association survey found a… Read more »

Cuidadores de Sinai Limpian el Parque Local en el Aniversario del Evento de Voluntariado

Cuidadores de Sinai Limpian el Parque Local en el Aniversario del Evento de Voluntariado

Aproximadamente 40 personas se ofrecieron como voluntarias para limpiar el Parque Douglas en North Lawndale como parte del evento ‘100 Steps Forward’. El evento fue en celebración del 100º aniversario… Read more »

Salud Masculina: Mitos Comunes Desenmascarados

Salud Masculina: Mitos Comunes Desenmascarados

Por: Ashmar Mandou Cuando se trata de la salud masculina, hay mucha información errónea que se comparte entre los compañeros de trabajo, en el gimnasio y en las reuniones familiares…. Read more »

El Departamento de Salud Pública Lanza un Nuevo Buscador de Vacunas Contra el Sarampión

El Departamento de Salud Pública Lanza un Nuevo Buscador de Vacunas Contra el Sarampión

Los residentes pueden visitar measlesvax.chicago.gov y encontrar donde pueden vacunarse contra el sarampión. El Departamento de Salud Pública de Chicago anunció el lanzamiento de una nueva aplicación en la red,… Read more »

Investigación Confirma Conexión Intestino-Cerebral en el Autismo

Investigación Confirma Conexión Intestino-Cerebral en el Autismo

La gente con autismo muchas veces sufre de problemas intestinales, pero nadie ha sabido porqué. Los investigadores han descubierto ahora mutaciones de genes – encontradas tanto en el cerebro como… Read more »

First Mosquitoes Testing Positive for West Nile Virus Reported

First Mosquitoes Testing Positive for West Nile Virus Reported

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first mosquitoes to test positive for West Nile virus in Illinois for 2019.  DuPage County Health Department staff collected the… Read more »

Heavily Processed Foods Cause Overeating and Weight Gain, Study Finds

Heavily Processed Foods Cause Overeating and Weight Gain, Study Finds

People eating ultra-processed foods ate more calories and gained more weight than when they ate a minimally processed diet, according to results from a National Institutes of Health study. The… Read more »