Access to Care

Access to Care

In a shifting healthcare landscape, where do you find the best and most practical care? And how in the world…

What’s the Score

What’s the Score

-A response from our editor In the Spring 2011 issue of Chicago Health, we printed a story called, “Heartful,” which discussed the…

Bringing Healthcare Up to Speed

Bringing Healthcare Up to Speed

How electronic medical records are improving an outdated system by Carroll Cole Once upon a time, to find a book at…

A Cleaner Lake

A Cleaner Lake

Chicago Park District improves monitoring of Lake Michigan By Alex Lubischer As Memorial Day weekend rang in this year’s swim…

The Price of Prevention

The Price of Prevention

Dr. Mark Rosenbloom is trying to keep us healthier earlier, but can we afford it? By Alex Lubischer At first…

Heart to Heart

Heart to Heart

A conversation about heart health with Loyola’s Dr. Binh An P. Phan by David Himmel Men and women are different.…

CT Scan Conundrum

CT Scan Conundrum

Radioactive scans can save lives, but at what risk? by Eve Becker Over the past decade, the number of computerized…

A Healthy Guide for the Aging Athlete

A Healthy Guide for the Aging Athlete

Dr. Eric Chehab holds board certifications in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works with the Illinois Bone and Joint Institute…

Critical Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Back Pain

Critical Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Back Pain

Questions compiled with Dr. Mark Hoover 1. Should I change my daily activities or exercise routine? 2. Are there positions or…

Navigating Back Pain

Navigating Back Pain

by Carroll Cole The spine is, arguably, the most important structure in the human body. It is an extension of…