Serving  Up Hope

Serving Up Hope

Chicago’s food pantries nourish the whole person The first week Lakeview Pantry opened the doors to its new building in…

Richard A. Berger, MD

Richard A. Berger, MD

Dr. Richard Berger and his dedicated staff offer the most experienced and comprehensive approach to minimally invasive hip and knee replacement.…

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…