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Fun Ways to Exercise Outdoors in the Good Old Summertime

Summer is really here, and you want to take advantage of the warmer weather by exercising outside. But you’re tired of the same old jogging … Read more ›

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Team Northwestern Medicine® Largest Volunteer Group in Chicago Cares History

For the third consecutive year, Northwestern Medicine® displayed its strong commitment to the community by sending the largest team of volunteers to participate in the … Read more ›

Internist Patrick Towne offers tips about navigating a more active and productive passage into the senior years.
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Adding Luster to Your Golden Years: Dr. Patrick Towne Advises How to Age Well by Aging Slowly

More than 150 boomers and seniors packed the room at a recent Cadence workshop, eager to learn from internist Dr. Patrick Towne how to make … Read more ›

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What's Going On With Vitamin D

Each month a Loyola Center for Health at Wheaton primary care physician will answer a health question impacting the western suburbs. Q: I’ve heard a … Read more ›

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Northwestern Memorial and Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital Named National Leaders in Patient Safety

Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital have been named among the nation's safest hospitals for patients by The Leapfrog Group. The non-profit organization … Read more ›

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Osteoporosis is a Health Threat to Women and Men, Young and Old

While women are disproportionately affected by osteoporosis, growing evidence suggests that all adults need to take proactive measures for prevention. Northwestern Medicine® experts say it’s … Read more ›

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Yoga By Degrees One Year Anniversary Party

Yoga By Degrees gives back to the community after one year of successful business in Wheaton WHEATON, ILLINOIS June 7, 2012 –Yoga By Degrees is … Read more ›

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Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses When Exercising Outdoors this Summer

It’s finally warm enough to exercise outside on a regular basis. Woo hoo! However, when exercising outdoors when it’s hot and humid, make sure you … Read more ›

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Edward Insomnia Program

The Edward Sleep Center will host “Solving Insomnia” on Monday, June 18, 7:30 p.m. at the Edward Sleep Center, 27555 Diehl Road in Warrenville. Join … Read more ›

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Hundreds of cyclists will ride at Tour de Cure in Chicago’s western suburbs

CHICAGO, June 4, 2012— The American Diabetes Association is hosting its annual charity cycling event, Tour de Cure, on Sunday, June 10 at Wheaton Warrenville … Read more ›