Central DuPage Hospital

Flu vaccine and a syringe are displayed on a table. (Photo by Robert Giroux/Getty Images)

CDC Says Flu Season Has Reached Epidemic

The flu season is far from over, and as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared this season an epidemic, physicians were urging people to take precautions against the flu virus.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2013

Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Credit: CBS)

Northwestern Memorial Ranks 12th On List Of Best Hospitals

U.S. News & World Report placed Northwestern Memorial Hospital as the 12th on its list for best medical centers in the country this year.


West Chicago Mayor Mike Kwasman (westchicago.org)

West Chicago Mayor Dies After Suffering Heart Attack

West Chicago Mayor Mike Kwasman died Tuesday afternoon, three days after suffering a heart attack.


(Photo by Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Toddler Beaten, Police Seeking Leads

Police are investigating after a toddler was found badly beaten at a motel.


Proton Therapy

Proton Therapy Center Opens For Cancer Patients

The state’s first proton therapy center for cancer patients is now open for business.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2010