A Year After Lung Transplant, Mokena Teen To Graduate High School"Tuesday she's going to walk down the aisle, and I'm probably going to cry like a baby. I won't be able to control my emotions," said Sue Sweet, whose daughter, Rachel Sweet, was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at age 4.
Cardinal George Hospitalized For TestsThe Chicago Archdiocese said the cardinal was admitted to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood on Sunday, and “will stay for several days of tests to evaluate his condition.”
Cardinal George Released From Hospital Cardinal George is expected to be released from the hospital a week after being admitted after suffering flu-like symptoms.
Police: Loyola Nurse Stole Patient’s ID, Charged Thousands In ClothingA nurse at a west suburban hospital stole the identity of a patient, opened several credit accounts in the woman’s name and purchased thousands of dollars worth of clothing, police said.
Burned Lyric Opera Performer Goes Home From Hospital, Should Heal QuicklySix months from now, the Lyric Opera accident that left fire-breathing stilt-walker Wesley Daniel with second-degree burns on his neck will likely be only a “bad memory,” Daniel’s doctor said Thursday.
We're Number One! Chicago Tops In Calls For Bed Bug ProblemsWe just can't seem to get rid of those pesky and itchy bed bugs. In fact, the city of Chicago is number one when it comes to customers calling for treatment.
Early, Hard-Hitting Start For Flu Season This YearExperts were predicting a longer and stronger flu season this year.
Gun-Wielding Suspect Killed By Maywood CopThe 20-year-old Maywood man was pronounced dead at Loyola University Medical Center a short time after an officer shot him once in the chest inside an apartment building about 4:30 p.m., authorities said.
Over-The-Counter Meds Prompt Dangerous Allergic Reaction For Local BoyIt can cause blindness and make skin all over your body fall off, and doctors say it's an illness that can be triggered by taking something as simple as ibuprofen or acetaminophen. It's called Stevens Johnson Syndrome.
Northwestern Memorial Ranks 12th On List Of Best HospitalsU.S. News & World Report placed Northwestern Memorial Hospital as the 12th on its list for best medical centers in the country this year.
Cancer Vaccines See Growing SuccessMany people once considered a cancer diagnosis a death sentence. Several years ago, cancer vaccines were promising, and now some are even approved by the FDA. So are we closer to a cure? CBS 2's Mary Kay Kleist reports.
Two Local Residents Part Of Record Kidney Donation ChainA single good deed helped save the lives of 30 people. Two Chicago area residents are among 60 people who took part in the longest kidney transplant chain ever.