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Jeanine Walenga, PhD
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Lombard Researcher Receives Top Research Award

Loyola University Chicago researcher Jeanine Walenga, PhD, who lives in Lombard, has received a top award from the Chicago section of the American Association for … Read more ›

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Manteno podiatrist steps out in the Boston Marathon

Dr. Robert Martin, a Manteno based podiatrist, could almost host a small marathon with all of the patients from the area that he‚Äôs served since … Read more ›

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Clinical Trials are key to finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease

Clinical trials are the engine that powers medical progress. Through clinical trials, researchers test new ways to detect, treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease and related … Read more ›

Summer colds are no fun! Here are things we do that make us catch cold viruses...
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How to Catch a Cold!

Would you like to feel yucky for a few days, or even a few weeks? Would you like to miss out on summer fun and … Read more ›

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Keep your kids healthy this summer with the Flat Apple Activity

DOWNERS GROVE ‚Äď Healthy Lombard has partnered with the Good Samaritan Health and Wellness Center to sponsor the ‚ÄúFlat Apple Activity.‚ÄĚ This event is a … Read more ›

Healthy Lombard Foundr & CEO Jay Wojcik enjoyed the opportunity to meet the Bear's Mascot during the FUTP60 event.
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Healthy Bears!

On Saturday, May 19, Healthy Lombard CEO and Founder Jay Wojcik was invited to attend the Fuel Up to Play 60 Illinois All-Stars Celebration at … Read more ›

Rep. Sara Feigenholtz, seen here last October, is sponsoring a bill that cuts health care for the poor. (E. Jason Wambsgans / October 27, 2011)

Health care cuts gain steam in Illinois House

House lawmakers today pushed forward with deep cuts in¬†the state’s health-care system for the poor, a plan that the fate of the state’s overall budget … Read more ›

New program to help those with Metabolic Syndrome at National University clinic
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National University Offers Intervention Program for Metabolic Syndrome

Do you have high blood pressure, carry excess weight around your middle, or have you been told you have high blood sugar or high LDL … Read more ›

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American Cancer Society Increases Funding to $5.5 Million for Illinois Researchers

Illinois scientists at the forefront of cancer research will receive more than $5.5 million from the Illinois Division of the American Cancer Society this year. … Read more ›

Dr. Steven Louis - Hinsdale Orthopaedics
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Woman Gets Back to Gardening After Innovative Hip Surgery

Before orthopedic surgeon Dr. Steven Louis performed Direct Anterior Approach hip replacement surgery on Nancy Bielitzki, 63, of Lombard, she was nearly unable to walk … Read more ›