medical

(credit: Thinkstock)

The New Health Care Law: You Ask, We Answer

CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker fields questions from Chicago area residents about the Affordable Care Act.

09/26/2013

Empty Classroom

Some Schools Breaking Medical Law Protecting Young Diabetics

Three years ago, the Illinois General Assembly passed legislation requiring schools to always have someone in the buildings trained to care for a child with diabetes. CBS 2’s Jim Williams reports.

05/27/2013

Wreckage of the medical helicopter that crashed near Rochelle on Monday night. (CBS)

3 Dead After Medical Copter Crashes West Of DeKalb

A medical helicopter pilot and two nurses from Rockford Memorial Hospital were killed Monday night, when their chopper crashed in an empty field in Rochelle, Ill., about 80 miles west of Chicago.

12/10/2012

The scene on a Delta Airlines plane on Thursday after it was placed under quarantine at Midway Airport. (Credit: Kayla Maree Sanders via Twitter)

Crews Quarantine Delta Airliner At Midway–For Passenger With Bug Bites

A suspected medical problem with a passenger on a Delta Airlines flight led emergency crews to quarantine the plane at Midway Airport on Thursday.

04/26/2012

Prison fence

Medical Co-Pays More Than Double For Illinois Prison Inmates

Inmates in the Illinois Department of Corrections system are contributing more to help pay down the state’s backlog of bills.

WBBM Newsradio–01/03/2012