Doctors Hope To Gain Insights Into Concussions While Some Schools Take Pandemic Break From Contact SportsTake a doodle of your noodle. Sounds like a board game, but it’s actually the concept behind an Illinois-based company that treats many student athletes for concussions.
COVID-19 Surging In Chicago Area Nursing Homes Again, And Some Say State Is Not Doing EnoughCOVID-19 cases are again surging in Chicago area nursing homes, and workers in the facilities are in dire need of emergency supplies.
Chicago Area Study And FDA Approval Of Regeneron Could Help Those Affected By COVID-19, Cook County Health Looking For More Volunteers"I think it's too early to draw any sweeping conclusions, but there is promise to potentially decrease hospitalizations in the highest risk patients that might go on to develop severe disease."
Doctors Concerned About Holiday Travel, Growing COVID-19 CasesAbout 2.4 million people in Illinois will travel for Thanksgiving.
Coronavirus In Illinois: Fourth Day In A Row With Lower Case Numbers, Declining Positivity RateIt was only the second time in 18 days Illinois has reported fewer than 10,000 new cases of the virus.
COVID-19 In Indiana: State Reports 5,606 New Cases, 27 DeathsIndiana public health officials Monday announced 5,606 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and an additional 27 deaths in the state.
COVID-19 In Illinois: Nearly 700 Nursing Home Workers Go On Strike For Hazard Pay At Infinity Healthcare CentersThese caregivers say they need hazard pay, better staffing, and more personal protective equipment (PPE) like face masks.
Caregivers Go On Strike In Cicero Over Pandemic Working ConditionsNearly 700 essential nursing home workers plan to walk off the job Monday morning.
Despite Pandemic's Economic Downturn, Loop Businesses Still Trying To Spread Holiday CheerIt's a tradition for many Chicago families: walking through the Loop, soaking in the holiday displays, and enjoying a winter wonderland. But can it be done safely this year?
People Have Been Warned Against Traveling This Thanksgiving Amid COVID-19 Surge, But Some Are Doing It AnywayTravelers arrived at O'Hare International Airport with suitcases in hand Sunday night – not letting COVID-19 travel advisories keep them from spending Thanksgiving with family.
Some Restaurants Hope Thanksgiving Takeout Helps Make Up For Financial Woes Brought On By COVID-19 PandemicCoronavirus restrictions have put many restaurants in crisis across the state, but this week, many restaurants are trying to make up for the financial carnage with Thanksgiving carry-out.
Coronavirus In Illinois: 10,012 New COVID-19 Cases, Including 76 Additional DeathsIllinois public health officials Sunday reported 10,012 new cases of COVID-19, including an additional 76 deaths.
Chicago Area Hospitals Worry About Growing Number Of COVID-19 HospitalizationsA Chicago area doctor says things are going to get worse before they get better and hospitals are already in crisis mode.
With COVID-19 Hospitalizations Already Surging, Doctors 'Very Worried' About What Happens After ThanksgivingHospitalizations continue to rise statewide, with one doctor calling this a new round of crisis for patients and hospital staff.
FDA Allows Emergency Use Of Regeneron Antibody Drug Trump Received For COVID-19U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19, an experimental medicine that President Donald Trump was given when he was sickened last month.