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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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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]


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]

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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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Oak Forest Health Center Holds Hearing Screenings

OAK FOREST-The Cook County Health (CCH) announced today that Hearing is the gatekeeper to communication – one of the primary ways that we connect with other people. Hearing loss can lead to impaired ability to communication – and possible isolation… [Read More]