Hospitalized 4 Months With COVID-19, Oak Forest Grandmother Leaves Hospital Following Double Lung TransplantLaura Bratlien had COVID-19 and her lungs failed, and doctors told her husband she was going to die. But she has proven to be a true survivor.
MISSING: Kathy Arthur, 73, Last Seen At Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Suffers From Early-Onset Dementia
Man Shot By Woman During Argument In Chicago LoopA man was shot after getting into an argument in Chicago's Loop early Saturday morning, Chicago police say.
Chicago Blood Banks Face Critically Low Supply, Particularly After High Demand During Violent WeekendBlood banks across the city are feeling the impact of the nation's dangerously low blood supply – and after a violent holiday weekend, Chicago's demand for blood donations swelled even higher.
Fire Department Called When 2 People Get Stuck In Elevator At Northwestern Lavin Family PavilionThe Fire Department was called to a Northwestern Memorial Hospital building Wednesday evening when some people got stuck in an elevator.
COVID-19 In Hospitals: Northwestern Doctor Describes Working Up To 36 HoursSome Chicago doctors have reported having to work long hours because of COVID-19, with one saying he had to work up to 36 hours between clinic and the ICU.
What Will Flu Season Look Like During The COVID-19 Pandemic? An ICU Doctor's AnswersSo how will flu season look during a pandemic?
COVID Patient Didn't Recognize Her Own Body After Double Lung TransplantMayra Ramirez, who was on a ventilator, fought for her life for six weeks, with the virus completely destroying her lungs.
Surgeons Perform Double Lung Transplant On COVID-19 Patient At Northwestern Memorial HospitalSurgeons at Northwestern Memorial Hospital performed a double lung transplant on a patient whose lungs were damaged by COVID-19.
Two Former DePaul Basketball Players Are On Front Lines Of Pandemic"It’s so parallel. Everything about it, down to time management to prioritization. You're on a team when you're in a hospital and different parts of that team work as a well-oiled machine. I feel like I'm back on the court when I'm on the floor of the emergency department."
Northwestern Hospital Cook Says She And Her Colleagues Are At Risk, Need Hazard PayA question remains about hazard pay at hospitals, and who gets it.
Nurses Have To Hold It Together Under Added Stress Of COVID-19 Pandemic; 'We Don’t Even Have Time To Think How It’s Affecting Us'“Things that I rely on normally as coping mechanisms just aren’t there,” Northwestern Memorial Hospital nurse Blair Bobier said.
Giving The Gift Of Life"We knew there was a potential for a change. It's exciting to think that just my kidney didn't know one person but helped all these people."
Family Of Woman Who Died After Drug-Resistant Fungus Infection Seeks TransparencyThe drug-resistant fungus Candida Auris is spreading, but hospitals don't have to reveal if cases have been reported.
Anti-Vaxxers' Adult Son Gets Measles, Now He Has A Message: 'The Science On This Has Been Settled'"It makes me so angry. My parents thought they were doing the right thing. They were persuaded by the anti-vaxxers," Joshua Nerius said.