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CHICAGO (AP) — A 17-year-old suburban Chicago girl who was shaken as a baby in 1993 has died from the injuries she suffered. Authorities in Cook County say Makeda Oyeyinka of Harvey had spent most of her life in state care after suffering from...
Tags: Health, Harvey, Crimes, Diabetes, Social Issues
Angelina Jolie's announcement Tuesday that a genetic predisposition to breast and ovarian cancer led her to undergo a preventive double mastectomy has raised both awareness about the procedure and concerns among physicians and other experts. The actress...
Tribune reporterTwo suspects in a recent bank robbery were injured in a car crash on the Near West Side today, authorities said. At 2:40 p.m., paramedics were called to Ogden Avenue and Madison Street and took two people in good condition to Rush University Medical...
Tribune staff reportHospitals in Illinois charged vastly different amounts of money for the same procedure -- with some charging seven or eight times more than another -- according to data released by the government Wednesday. The discrepancies are detailed in a report from...
Lots of little girls want a horse. But 9-year-old Kira Mammoser is no ordinary girl. About four years ago, doctors diagnosed Kira with an extremely rare disease that attacks the body's life-supporting functions. So when members of the Chicago Police...
MIAMI — Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich missed their third and fourth games, respectively, and their availability for Wednesday's Game 2 remains in jeopardy. Deng, who suffered serious complications from a spinal tap to test for viral meningitis,...
MIAMI -- Luol Deng is expected to be back with his teammates by tipoff Monday night in Miami, but won't play in Game 1 of the Bulls-Heat Eastern Conference semifinals. "He's day-to-day," coach Tom Thibodeau said late Saturday in New York. Deng was...
Tags: Flu, Marco Belinelli, Chicago Bulls, Meningitis, Migraine
NEW YORK -- Bulls forward Luol Deng left Rush University Medical Center in Chicago late Saturday afternoon after undergoing a procedure called a “blood patch” to stop spinal fluid leakage, sources familiar with the situation said. Deng had...
Luol Deng spent a good portion of Friday in the Rush University Medical Center emergency room after complications arose from a spinal tap he received Wednesday and didn't take the team flight New York. Deng is out for Game 7, coach Tom Thibodeau said...
Two antiviral drugs used to treat hepatitis C appear to work as well in the real world as they did during clinical trials, an international research consortium has observed. The consortium also released data that may help inform how doctors and patients...
For roughly half a century, cabaret singer Jimmy Damon was practically ubiquitous in Chicago. Clubs, concert halls, charity events, civic gatherings, awards presentations – somehow Damon always was there, dispatching the national anthem or...
Before Reggie Rose saw his little brother go down, he heard it. "The air came out of the stadium," he recalled. The ACL in Derrick Rose's left knee gave out on April 28, 2012. With the Bulls up big midway through the fourth quarter in Game 1 of...
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