Advocate Christ Medical Center

Inside Look At One Of Chicago Area’s Busiest Trauma CentersCBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot spent an evening in one of the busiest emergency rooms in the Chicago area to see what it's like, firsthand.
South Side Trauma Center Plan 'Still Not Enough' For Some ActivistsThe University of Chicago’s plan to create an adult trauma center on the South Side might be a victory for advocates who have been demanding such a facility for years, but it’s not good enough for some activists and at least one South Side alderman.
Complicated Surgery Straightens Man's Back Six Years After Breaking SpineA Chicago man who broke his neck in an accident in 2009 has begun standing upright, and walking for the first time in years.
Oak Forest Woman Loses Son, But Gains LifeRose Perry’s 24-year-old son, Ronald, died on May 16, after suffering a stroke, but it turned out he was the perfect kidney donor for his mother, who was suffering kidney failure.
Super Sunday Surprise For Hammond Woman: A New KidneyA 40-year-old Hammond woman got good news and bad news on Super Bowl Sunday; and the good news more than made up for the bad.
Some Hospitals Impose Visiting Restrictions During Busy Flu SeasonThe Illinois Department of Public Health says confirmed cases are widespread across the state. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Lawsuit: Nurse At Advocate Christ Initiated Sex With Heart PatientA lawsuit has been filed against Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn over the alleged sexual advances of a nurse on a heart patient.
Neurologist: Chess A Brain-Builder For All AgesNo matter what your age, a Chicago area neurologist says chess offers a way to improve your brain.
Christ Hospital Lauds Success Of New Heart PumpDarryl Brooks, of Bellwood, said the new Jarvik 2000 heart pump has turned his life around.
Doctor: Daylight Saving Time Carries Health RisksDr. Muhammad Hamadeh, a pulmonary specialist who runs the sleep clinic at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, said losing an hour of sleep when you set clocks forward in spring can aggravate existing sleep disorders.
Christ Hospital Honors Survivors Of Life-Threatening ConditionsThey beat long odds to make it through life-threatening medical problems. Today at Advocate Christ Medical Center, five survivors were the guests of honor at an awards luncheon.
Black Security Guard Accuses Christ Hospital Of RacismA current security officer and a former one filed a lawsuit Tuesday, alleging various forms of racism toward African-American employees at the public safety department of Advocate Christ Medical Center.