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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 ›

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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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Take the Pain out of your Golf Game

DOWNERS GROVE – The most common golf injuries occur in the lower back, elbows, shoulders, hands and wrists. According to Dr. Timothy Payne, an orthopedic … Read more ›

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Spend your Summer at the Indian Boundary YMCA!

You don’t have to travel far for you and your family to have some summer fun this year! Make the Indian Boundary YMCA your #1 … Read more ›

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Free week of fitness for dads at Edward Health & Fitness Centers

To help celebrate Father’s Day, dads who aren’t currently members can work out for free at Edward Health & Fitness Centers (EHFC) the week of … Read more ›

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The Auxiliary Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Chicago Magazine Present the 12th Annual Summer Lovin’ Event

Chicago magazine and The Auxiliary Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital will introduce the magazine’s most eligible singles for 2012 at the 12th annual Summer Lovin’ … Read more ›

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Make Safety a Priority as Temperatures Begin to Rise

With Memorial Day unofficially marking the start of summer, the season’s beautiful weather will draw many Chicagoans outside to parks, beaches, and patios. While summer … Read more ›

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Edward Grief Support Calendar

Coping with the death of a loved one can be one of the most difficult and challenging experiences a person will face. For help in … 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 ›

A floodwater mosquito, left, and a culex mosquito at the Northwest Mosquito Abatement District in June 2011. The culex can carry the West Nile Virus whereas the floodwater is more of a pest, officials say. (Keri Wiginton, Chicago Tribune / May 23, 2012)

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus found in DuPage

Mosquitoes that tested positive for West Nile virus were found in five DuPage County communities this month, the county health department announced Wednesday. Mosquitoes that … Read more ›