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Northwestern Medicine uses double lung transplant to treat lung …

WEBNews Health. Double lung transplants weren’t typically recommended for lung cancer patients. But a new technique developed at Northwestern has been successful. …

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Lawmakers OK measure banning insurance 'step therapy

WEBThe step therapy provision, along with many of the others in the bill, goes into effect in 2026. The legislation would end up costing $35 million to the state insurance …

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New Cardiovascular Institute opens in Glenbrook Hospital

WEBEndeavor Health opened its new Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) on its Glenbrook Hospital campus at 2100 Pfingsten Road in Glenview on May 13. The $170 …

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Chicago's Top Workplaces

WEBMethodology: On behalf of the Tribune, WorkplaceDynamics LLP of Exton, Pa., a workplace survey specialist, conducted an engagement survey of Chicago-area employers with at …

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Illinois lawmakers pass bill to expand reporting of sexual abuse

WEBMay 29, 2024 at 11:04 a.m. The Illinois legislature has passed a bill that would require more health care facilities to report allegations of patient abuse to the state— a …

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Illinois legislators seek to expand access to mental health care

WEBApril 29, 2024 at 5:00 a.m. Illinois legislators have advanced two measures pushed by proponents of reform in the state’s behavioral health system that are intended to expand …

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Mental health begins in infancy, local experts tell parents

WEBAccording to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 6 U.S. children ages 2 to 8 years has a diagnosed mental, behavioral or developmental …

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Cyberattacks on Ascension, Lurie are latest in string of breaches

WEBCyberattacks on Ascension, Lurie are the latest in a string of health care breaches. People walk past Lurie Children’s Hospital in the Streeterville neighborhood …

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Lawmakers fail to OK hemp regulations, medical cannabis expansion

WEBIllinois lawmakers again failed to take action to keep dangerous hemp products out of the hands of children, prompting a call from Gov. J.B. Pritzker to regulate …

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Doctors ask Advocate Health Care to support physicians in Gaza

WEBDr. Yasser Said speaks while Dr. Thaer Ahmad and Dr. Tammy Abughnaim listen at a news conference May 17, 2024. The doctors call on their employer, Advocate …

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Amita Health officially splits up, with hospitals getting new names

WEBAmita Health, one of the largest hospital systems in Illinois, has officially broken into two parts, hospital officials said Friday.Amita first announced in October that …

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After two strikes, Howard Brown Health workers ratify contract

WEBAfter a year and a half of negotiations and two strikes, a union representing 360 workers at Howard Brown has approved its first contract with the health care provider.

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Expanded health and wellness fair offers resources, activities for

WEBThe Oak Park Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual health and wellness fair Sunday, drawing hundreds of visitors to the midday event intended to spread the …

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Aurora police unveil new space for Crisis Intervention Unit

WEBMay 29, 2024 at 9:02 a.m. The Aurora Police Department’s Crisis Intervention Unit began as a one-person operation out of a small office, Police Chief …

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Information of 10,300 people may have been exposed in email …

WEBMay 29, 2024 at 6:15 p.m. A phishing incident involving the emails of workers at University of Chicago Medical Center may have exposed the personal …

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Pakistani Muslim photographer killed in murder-suicide amplifies

WEBAfter a 29-year-old Pakistani Muslim woman was shot and killed last week, in an apparent murder-suicide by her soon-to-be ex-husband, her death sparked countless …

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Bike ride keeps on rolling, raising funds for Riley hospital

WEBIn the 10 years that he’s been involved, the ride has raised $600,000 for Riley’s Children’s Health hospital in Indianapolis, Papadopolous said, a fact of which …

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ELIZABETH WOOD, 93, CHA CRUSADER – Chicago Tribune

WEBElizabeth Wood, 93, who ran the Chicago Housing Authority from 1937 to 1954, waged a major battle in the late 1940s and early 1950s to build quality public …

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Winnetka private equity firm wins auction for Oberweis Dairy

WEBMay 29, 2024 at 2:02 p.m. There’s a new milkman in Chicago. Geoff Hoffmann, co-CEO of his family’s eponymous Winnetka-based private equity firm, …

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FALCON RECEIVER’S HOME DESTROYED – Chicago Tribune

WEBA fire Thursday destroyed the elegant home of Atlanta Falcons receiver Andre Rison, and authorities issued an arson warrant for his girlfriend, hip-hop singer …

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Aurora approves agreement for downtown restaurant

WEBAldermen approved a total $827,094 incentive to St. Charles-based Frontier Development, LLC, in partnership with a restaurant group owned by Chris and Megan …

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Death Notice: JOAN KING MOUGEY – Chicago Tribune

WEBThis is a paid death notice. Joan King Mougey, 81, died July 31, 2008 at her residence at The Marshes of Skidaway.She was born in Cleveland, OH, daughter of the …

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‘Bullets for Dead Hoods’ salvages encyclopedia of 1930s mobsters

WEBThe email from Julia Klein of Chicago’s Soberscove Press was introducing me to “Bullets for Dead Hoods: An Encyclopedia of Chicago Mobsters, c. 1933.”. It …

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Israeli strikes kill at least 37 Palestinians

WEBDEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip — Israeli shelling and airstrikes killed at least 37 people, most of them sheltering in tents, outside the southern Gaza city of Rafah …

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Southland crime: Tinley Park armed robbery, Monee child abuse

WEBThe following items were taken from police and court reports and news releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt. Bridgeview. HATE CRIME: A 49 …

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The next Kyle Rittenhouse legal battle

WEBWith the ink barely dry on his acquittals, Kyle Rittenhouse is expected to face another legal battle soon over the $2 million bail posted after his …

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