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Loretto Hospital to Help End Heroin Crisis on Chicago’s West Side

Loretto Hospital to Help End Heroin Crisis on Chicago’s West Side

Illinois Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti joined the West Side Heroin Task Force’s (WSHTF) Leader Rep. La Shawn K. Ford (8th), and The Loretto Hospital’s President and CEO George N. Miller, Jr., for a… Read more »

Second Death of An Individual Who Used Synthetic Cannabinoids

Second Death of An Individual Who Used Synthetic Cannabinoids

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting the death of a second individual who experienced severe bleeding and reported using synthetic cannabinoids, often called Spice, K2, or fake… Read more »

Health and Wellness Expo

Health and Wellness Expo

The American Diabetes Association will host their annual Health and Wellness Expo on Saturday, April 14th at the McCormick Place beginning at 10a.m. to 3p.m. The expo will include free… Read more »

¿Piensas que la Higiene Bucal es Difícil con los Aparatos Ortopédicos? ¡Piénsalo dos Veces!

¿Piensas que la Higiene Bucal es Difícil con los Aparatos Ortopédicos? ¡Piénsalo dos Veces!

Millones de adolescentes hay tenido frenillos o ‘braces’ o actualmente los tienen. La Asociación Estadounidense de Ordondoncia recomienda que los niños vean a un ortodoncista al primer síntoma de un… Read more »

El Hospital Loretto Ayuda a Acabar con la Crisis de Heroína en el Sector Oeste de Chicago

El Hospital Loretto Ayuda a Acabar con la Crisis de Heroína en el Sector Oeste de Chicago

La Gob. Lt. de Illinois, Evelyn Sanguinetti, se unió a la Líder Rep. La Shawn K. Ford (8th) del Grupo Especial de la Heroína del Sector Oeste (WSHTF) y al… Read more »

Exposición de Salud y Bienestar

Exposición de Salud y Bienestar

La Asociación Estadounidense de la Diabetes ofrecerá su Exposición de Salud y Bienestar anual el sábado, 14 de abril, en McCormick Place, comenzando a las 10 a.m. y terminando a… Read more »

Segunda Persona Muere por Uso de Cannabinoides Sintéticos

Segunda Persona Muere por Uso de Cannabinoides Sintéticos

El Departamento de Salud Pública de Illinois (IDPH) reporta la muerte de una segunda persona que experimentó severo sangrado y reportó haber usado cannabinoides sintéticos, llamados con frecuencia Spice, K2… Read more »

Americans Slow Down the Clock of Age

Americans Slow Down the Clock of Age

Americans may be aging more slowly than they were two decades ago. A new study by University of Southern California and Yale University researchers suggests that at least part of… Read more »

Exercise at Middle Age Reduces Risk for Dementia

Exercise at Middle Age Reduces Risk for Dementia

A new study followed nearly 200 women for 44 years. Those who exercised more had a lower risk of dementia, backing up other research on this topic. In a study… Read more »

City of Chicago to Provide Discounts on Brand, Generic Prescription Drugs

City of Chicago to Provide Discounts on Brand, Generic Prescription Drugs

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and City Clerk Anna Valencia announced the City of Chicago will provide discounts on name brand and generic prescription drugs at no direct cost to the City or participating… Read more »