Some Of Latest Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Involved People In 20s And 30s; Expert Weighs InIllinois health officials announced 42 more coronavirus deaths on Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 141.
High Winds Could Pose Risk To Tents Set Up Outside Area Hospitals To Treat COVID-19 PatientsThe Chicago area is under a high wind advisory, and that could be a major problem for hospitals using medical tents as they fight COVID-19.
Rush University Medical Center Ready To Use Welcome Center As Makeshift ER If COVID-19 Cases SurgeIllinois hospitals are bracing for a surge of COVID-19 patients in the coming days, as the White House expects Cook County to become a hot spot for the new coronavirus.
A Chicago COVID-19 Patient Talks About His Harrowing Experience From His Hospital BedMichael Bane has been hospitalized for days with COVID-19, and he has a very strong message about it.
5th Case Of Coronavirus Confirmed In Illinois; Vanderbilt Student Had Been Studying In ItalyOfficials said the fifth patient is a Cook County resident in his 20s who flew into Chicago O’Hare Airport earlier this month after traveling to Italy.
Chicago Hospitals Prepare For Problems Related To Legal Marijuana UseIn states where recreational marijuana is already up for sale, a legal high is sending more patients to the emergency room. Are hospitals in Chicago are prepared for when legal marijuana soon comes to Illinois?
Road Home Program Offered At Rush Provides Pioneering Treatment For Vets With PTSDThere is now a treatment for PTSD that is being pioneered in Chicago, and a handful of sites around the country.
Transgender Woman Accuses Former Chicago Cop Of Sex CrimeChicago police are investigating allegations that a now-retired sergeant forced a transgender woman to perform a sex act inside a marked police vehicle while he was on duty.
Seniors Who Fall Prey To Scam Artists Might Be More Vulnerable To Alzheimer's, DementiaNew research suggests seniors who have a hard time hanging up on telemarketers also might be at risk for eventually developing Alzheimer’s disease, or other forms of dementia.
Rush Hospital System Data Breach; Personal Information Of 45,000 Patients ExposedApproximately 45,000 patients at Rush hospitals in the Chicago area had personal information exposed -- including Social Security numbers -- in a data breach in January.
Hospitals Must List Procedure Price Lists, But They're Not Always Easy To Find Or NavigateHow much would it cost to get a cast on your leg, or get an MRI? Effective Jan. 1, you should be able to tell just by going to the hospital’s website. However, CBS 2 Investigator Dorothy Tucker discovered those price lists are sometimes hard to find, and often confusing.
Firefighters Save Woman Pinned Under CarParamedics and firefighters saved a 19-year-old woman hit by a car outside Rush University Medical Center on Tuesday.
City Takes Days To Respond To Concerns Over Enormous Ashland Avenue PotholeOne of the busiest roads in Chicago has sparked safety concerns due to a huge hole posing danger for drivers.
13 James Otis Elementary School Students Sent To Hospital13 students from James Otis Elementary School, 525 N. Armour St., were transported to the hospital according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Chicago Hospital Gets $45 Million To Expand PTSD TreatmentThe funding will allow more veterans whose PTSD isn't responding to standard treatment to receive such treatment as behavioral therapy, acupuncture and yoga.