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Planning Process in Place for Cook County’s Oak Forest Health Center Preserve Site

In late 2011, the Forest Preserve District of Cook County retained a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team led by Conservation Design Forum (CDF) to develop a master plan for the recently acquired site, which is east of the Oak Forest Health Center… [Read More]




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Doctors Behind Bars

CHICAGO – The medical staff of Cook County Jail in Chicago will be featured in a docudrama Sunday on the Discovery Health Channel. “Doctors Behind Bars” highlights the work of doctors and psychologists who treat chronic diseases, drug addiction and… [Read More]


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Peter McLoyd, recently elected as the Community Co-Chair of the Urban Coalition of HIV AIDS Prevention Services (UCHAPS)

Peter McLoyd, an employee at  the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center was recently elected as the Community Co-Chair of the Urban Coalition of HIV AIDS Prevention Services (UCHAPS). UCHAPS is a partnership of community members and health department representatives from… [Read More]






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Why Rethink Your Drink?

What you drink makes a bigger difference to your health than you think. Drinks like soda, sports drinks and energy drinks are loaded with sugar and are empty calories. Drinking them can be harmful to your health and may lead… [Read More]