Spurred By CBS 2 Investigation, Lawmakers Move Forward In Pushing For Ethylene Oxide Restrictions"My biggest fear is that I won't be around to see my children one day."
Recreational Marijuana To Be Legal In IllinoisState representatives voted 66 to 47 in favor of legalization, two days after the senate passed the bill. It goes into effect January 1. But there will still be restrictions.
Alex Trebek Shares 'Mind-Boggling' Pancreatic Cancer UpdateThe American Cancer Society estimates 3% of patients with stage 4 pancreatic cancer are alive 5 years after being diagnosed.
Report On DCFS: Overburdened Case Workers, Unresponsive HotlineThe report covers the years 2015 through 2017 and points to an agency understaffed and overwhelmed.
At Least 20 Overdoses Reported On West Side, 3 Victims Dead; Person Seen Distributing Drugs From CarThe Chicago Fire Department said those being treated for overdoses at Homan and Chicago were taken to several hospitals including Norwegian, St. Mary and West Suburban.
George Washington Elementary Parents: School Is Making Our Kids SickSimply put, the school, they insist, is falling apart. And pleas to the Chicago Board of Education, they said, are not adequately answered.
CBS 2 Investigation Update: Doctor Who Allegedly Overprescribed Opioids Has License SuspendedDr. Syed Akhter was charged with inappropriately prescribing large quantities of highly addictive and abused controlled substances.
Mumps Outbreak Cancels Commencement Events At Lewis University's Romeoville CampusEvents set for the weekend of December 15 and 16 will be rescheduled for the weekend of May 17 through May 19 2019.
Ads For Stem Cell Therapies Promise Relief That Patients Say They Didn’t GetThey peddle false hope to people suffering from pain and incurable diseases. They claim their unproven treatments with stem cell injections will bring relief at a cost of thousands of dollars.
Legionnaires' Disease 'Clusters' Found In Chicago Nursing Home, Suburban Counties"It's extremely scary if there's something going around I think we should be notified of it and I wasn't told."
How To 'Always' Maintain A Positive Attitude"It's much like a diamond that goes through the roughest cut and the hardest polish in order to shine to brilliance. And it's the same with us as people. When we discover our personal truth, we're empowered to happiness."
Autism Speaks Walk To Enhance The Lives Of Those On The SpectrumThe goal of the Chicago Autism Speaks Walk is to raise money and enhance the lives of people living on the spectrum and fund autism research.
Spring Clean Your DietThe first thing people need to do is look in their kitchen and get rid of sugary items.
Synthetic Marijuana Linked To 22-Year-Old Man's Death In Cook CountyA 22-year-old man who died at Advocate Christ Medical Center on March 28 suffered excessive internal bleeding, and had a rat poison in his system that previously has been linked to synthetic marijuana use in dozens of other non-fatal cases of severe bleeding.
Yountville Shooting Leaves An Impact On Veterans Living With PTSDA U.S. veteran killed three staff members at a veterans' facility in Napa County, raising the question: are veterans with PTSD getting the help they need when they come home?