Respiratory Health Association

Onlookers cheer on friends and family rappelling down the side of theWit Hotel. (Credit: Mariam Sobh)

Skyline Plungers Rappel Down Loop Hotel To Raise Money For Respiratory Health

If you are were walking around the Chicago Loop area Sunday you may notice people rapelling down the side of a hotel at State and Lake, reports WBBM’s Mariam Sobh.


A woman lights up. (file/AFP Getty Images)

City, Health Groups Promoting Anti-Smoking Efforts For Smoking Cessation Week

The city of Chicago and health advocates are putting their anti-smoking efforts into high gear now, with signs, fliers and messages aimed at smokers for Smoking Cessation Week, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.



Plenty Of Reasons For Smokers To Kick The Habit In New Year

If your New Year’s resolution is to quit smoking, there are a number of incentives.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2012

Hustle Up The Hancock

Thousands Climb To The Top For Hustle Up The Hancock

Four thousand climbers took part in the 15th annual Hustle up the Hancock at the John Hancock Center Sunday.

CBS 2–02/27/2012

Participants rappel down the side of the Wit Hotel as part of a charity event for the Respiratory Health Association. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM)

Daredevils Take Plunge Off Wit Hotel For Charity

More than 130 daring men and women scaled the Wit Hotel over the weekend in the name of respiratory health.