Cindy Uribe is a home health care nurse from Gottlieb Memorial Hospital. On Thursday, she was checking on 82-year-old Jack Gallo, one of her regular patients.
This summer’s first serious heat wave is already causing problems for a lot of people. CBS 2’s Brad Edwards reports that at Stroger Hospital, doctors are seeing more heat-related health issues.
As the temperatures head into the dangerous heat zone, at least one West Side community group was heading outside. Volunteers at the community center for Mt. Vernon Baptist church were going door-to-door on Tuesday to help their neighbors.