Richard A. Berger, MD

Richard A. Berger, MD

Pictured standing from left: Arisha Zingarelli, Administrative Assistant; Jenny Sprenzel, RN; Kylie Less, New Patient Liason; Jennifer Larson, Nurse Clinician;…

Erie Family Health Center

Erie Family Health Center

Innovative program trains medical residents; helps community members Luis Rivera, MD, Erie Family Health Center. Photo by James Schnept By…

Local Hospitals Receive A’s in Hospital Safety Scores

Local Hospitals Receive A’s in Hospital Safety Scores

By Laura Drucker When it comes to choosing the right hospital for your needs, the factor of patient safety—how well…

Above & Beyond: Support

Above & Beyond: Support

Mile Square Health Center Supports Englewood Children The need for children’s mental health services keeps growing, especially in underserved areas of Chicago. Diagnosing a…

Stress In Chicago

Stress In Chicago

Since 2007, the American Psychological Association has conducted a national survey on stress. In 2012, the survey charted stress levels…

The Blue Man Group Goes for a Hit with Autism-Friendly Show

The Blue Man Group Goes for a Hit with Autism-Friendly Show

By Nancy Maes When some of the staff members of Blue Man Group read a newspaper article about a special…

Chicago Bears Tackle Skin Cancer

Chicago Bears Tackle Skin Cancer

By David Himmel The Chicago Bears have teamed up with the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) to help protect fans…

Demystifying Doctor and Hospital Ratings

Demystifying Doctor and Hospital Ratings

When looking at online doctor ratings sites, consider the source By Leigh Page With thousands of doctors and more than…

MERS: What Is It and What It Means for the U.S.

MERS: What Is It and What It Means for the U.S.

By Carroll Cole Earlier this month, an unfamiliar virus with a name fit for a Hollywood screenplay about a disease-driven…

The Environmental Link to Autism and Intellectual Disability

The Environmental Link to Autism and Intellectual Disability

By Tom Mullaney In the largest environmental study of its kind, scientists from the University of Chicago have found a…