Dr. Shannon Checks in with Crain’s Chicago Business As a college junior, John Jay Shannon got a taste of his future life as a physician. He biked from his apartment to a small hospital in Mobile, Ala., where he worked… [Read More]
A poison emergency can happen to anyone. Keep the Illinois Poison Control Number nearby: 1-800-222-1222.
Do you feel prepared to deal with at-home emergencies? Be sure that you have a home first-aid kit. Teach your child to call 911 in an emergency. Know the location of the hospital emergency room nearest to you.
Are you among the 1 in 3 at risk for Kidney Disease? For information on a local screening, go to www.nkfi.org.
Did you know that one in three adults has high blood pressure? Be sure that you are aware of your blood pressure status, especially if there is a family history of hypertension.
It’s vital to take care of your eyes, especially if you have diabetes or an already-diagnosed condition such as glaucoma or macular degeneration.
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