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Hearing Screening at Oak Forest

Come to a hearing screening at Oak Forest Health Center, no appointment needed! Hearing loss is the third most common chronic condition among older people, after hypertension and arthritis, according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)…. [Read More]


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Cook County Health Launches New Website

CHICAGO-The Cook County Health announced a newly launched website for all Cook County residents and patients. The up-to-date website www.cookcountyhhs.org will offer information on hospital locations, health news, patient services, and special news & events. The website serves as an information portal for… [Read More]


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Public Workshop Regarding the Oak Forest Preserve

The Forest Preserve District of Cook County and the Cook County Real Estate Management Division is hosting the second of three public meetings to keep the public informed of the progress of preparing a and receive public input. All Cook… [Read More]


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Dr. Raju Joins Senator Dick Durbin, Rep. Jan Schakowsky, Rep. Danny Davis to Talk Health Care Laws

Chicago, IL (March 23, 2012) -Today, Dr. Ram Raju joined alongside U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Representative Danny Davis (D-IL) and individuals who have been helped by the new health care law at the Thompson… [Read More]


John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Chief Operating Officer, Claudia Fegan

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Chief Operating Officer Awarded “Soul of Medicine”

Cook County Health Congratulates Dr. Claudia Fegan John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital Chief Medical Officer Awarded “Soul of Medicine” CHICAGO- The Cook County Health (CCH) Claudia Fegan is the newest recipient of the 2nd Annual Soul of Medicine Award. The… [Read More]


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Core Center Gets Funding for Access to Care Programs

Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center is Awarded Funding for Prevention and Access to Care Programs Programs highlight HIV rapid testing, prevention education about HIV/AIDS and improved access to care services  CHICAGO – The Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center announced today… [Read More]


Anti-Violence Cross Walk 2012

Anti-Violence Cross Walk 2012

CROSSwalk is a four-mile Holy Week procession across the heart of the city to remember murdered youth and connect participants with opportunities to protect children, mitigate violence and support families struggling with these issues. CROSSwalk is not a protest march…. [Read More]



Dr. Greg Lewis Featured on Recent Radio Program

Dr. Greg Lewis Featured on Recent Radio Program

Dr. Greg Lewis, Child & Adolescent Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Stroger Hospital of Cook County, was recently a featured panelist discussing issues in regard to asylum/immigration rights work he does at Stroger Hospital, with unaccompanied minors. Along with Dr. Lewis, the panel consisted of… [Read More]


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Dentists Provide Tips for Parents during Children’s Dental Health Month

Chicago-Nationwide Dentists and national oral health care experts say many ingredients in some commercial toothpastes are of questionable benefit and some are just plain bad for you. February is National Children’s Dental Health Month — a good time for parents, and… [Read More]