Chicago Area First Responders Prepare For Coronavirus"You're going to have firefighters more than likely dressed up with masks, goggles, gowns and that's per the recommendations of the CDC."
Chicago Area School Districts Putting Together Coronavirus ProtocolsThe Illinois State Board of Education said there have been intense discussions between schools and state and local health departments. And that ultimately, the schools are following their lead.
Suicide Prevention And Coping With Loss"We're losing 125 Americans a day to suicide. We have an epidemic on our hands."
The Warning Signs Of Suicide – And How To Get Help"One of the things we keep coming back to when these surprising events happen is you never know what is in somebody's head."
Clinical Breast Cancer Trials Underway At Northwestern, Promising Drug To Treat Early StagesClinical trials are underway to test a medication that is already approved for menopausal symptoms but it also may prevent and better treat early stages of breast cancer.
Doctor Carries Message On His Back To Help Prevent Colon CancerA doctor is taking to the streets in an effort to save lives in an usual way.
LaPorte County Designated As A 'High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area'LaPorte County has been given the federal designation as a “High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area,” joining Lake and Porter counties and the city of Chicago as it seeks to deal with the drug problem.
Quinn Signs Law To Educate Students About AbuseErin Merryn is convinced she would have spoken out much earlier if she had been taught at a young age about the threat of sexual abuse. Instead, she endured abuse at the hands of a neighbor and older cousin for years before seeking help.
Illinois Rated Poorly For Anti-Smoking EffortsThe ways Illinois promotes clean air, and discourages smoking, are in for an evaluation from the American Lung Association.