Want to know the breadth of inequality in Chicago? Just take a look at the childhood injury risks across the city’s different neighborhoods.
Parents should be prepared for a new virus that is infecting the Midwest and looking to sweep the nation.
Police are looking for a 12-year-old girl who was reported missing after she left one of the sites established by the Chicago Public Schools to provide activities for students during the teachers’ strike.
Sweltering heat and unhealthy ozone levels are on tap for the rest of the day Saturday – a brew that usually is not good news for people with asthma.
Thursday’s extreme heat brings double trouble to the Chicago area. Not only is the heat dangerous, but the air conditions could make it hard for some people to breathe.
The Chicago Board of Education is considering a new plan to make sure that teachers are ready to help the thousands of kids with asthma in public schools.
A Matteson couple is suing over the death of their 7-year-old son a year ago, alleging he died because of medical malpractice.
An estimated 300 million people around the world suffer from asthma, and researchers in Chicago are working on ways to improve care.
Starting today, you can get a free asthma screening at locations around the Chicago area.
A local doctor discovered that violence can be a powerful trigger for asthma in children.
A new study finds a possible link between asthma and acetaminophen.