Family Who Lost Daughter To Cancer Hosts "Dancing & Donuts" Playdate For Patients At Lurie Children's HospitalA local couple whose daughter lost her battle with cancer is giving back and at the same time making sure other families stay strong.
Doctor: Kids At Higher Risk For Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke"When they've stop sweating and they're even more fatigue and have a lot of muscle cramps, they can have a fever also that’s a sign of a heat stroke."
3 Pedestrians Struck By Car Near Museum CampusThree pedestrians were struck by a car near the Museum Campus Saturday night.
Striking Hotel Workers Quiet Following Cease And Desist, Neighbor's ComplaintsStriking hotel workers have caused a ruckus outside Lurie Children's Hospital for almost 10 months, but Thursday they were quiet. It's the result of a cease and desist.
Striking Hotel Workers Causing Loud Disturbance To Neighborhood, Lurie Children's Hospital Well Into Night, Neighbors SayNeighbors in Streeterville are fed up with striking hotel workers they say have been causing a commotion for nearly 10 months, making noise late into the night right outside Lurie Children's Hospital.
Brain Tumor Survivor Alex Pancoe From Highland Park Summits Mount Everest In Quest To Support Lurie Children's HospitalNorthwestern graduate Alex Pancoe is on top of the world after summiting Mount Everest.
Child Among 5 Injured In Rogers Park CrashA child was among 5 people injured in a traffic crash Monday in Rogers Park.
Illinois Hospitals Warn Families Of Unvaccinated ChildrenThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends all children get two doses of measles vaccine, which it says is 97% effective.
New Organ Donation Ad Features Sofia Sanchez, Heart Transplant Patient At LurieSofia Sanchez is part of a new ad campaign encouraging people to make a lifesaving gift like the organ donor whose heart saved her own life.
Northwestern Grad Continues Mission To Raise $1 Million For Lurie Children's Hospital With Mt. Everest ClimbA Northwestern graduate set to start climbing Mount Everest next month stopped by Lurie Children's hospital to talk with some of the kids he's dedicating his climb to.
Heart Transplant Doesn't Slow Down 11-Year-Old Drake SuperfanWhile waiting for a heart transplant last year, Sofia Sanchez recorded a video to a song by Drake. It touched the rapper enough to visit her while he was in Chicago. Months later, she got a heart.
Wireless Sensors Developed By Northwestern Could Revolutionize Care For Premature BabiesTiny wireless skin sensors are being tested to monitor stroke recovery and breathing disorders, but they could also help babies who are born prematurely, according to a new study in the journal Science.
Couple Says Their Son Will Die If They Are Forced To Leave The U.S. When Their Visas ExpireLeaving the United States and Chicago is a death sentence for their son, says one Libyan couple on student visas for medical school.
Brain Tumor Survivor Embraces Chicago's Deep Freeze To Help Train For Mount EverestThe weather on Mount Everest has been similar to Chicago during our record cold snap. That inspired one man’s trip to Oak Street Beach, as he prepares to climb the world’s highest summit.
Aaron's Coffee Corner Provides Comfort To Families At Lurie Children's HospitalAaron Kobb's health struggles sometimes surface at night with his mom, at times, struggling to stay awake but too worried to go far enough to get a needed cup of caffeine.