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Children's Memorial Hospital

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  • Black race, African ancestry tied to food allergies

    Black race, African ancestry tied to food allergies
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a new study of two-year-olds in Boston, black kids were twice as likely as white kids to have an immune response to foods such as peanuts, milk, and eggs, and almost four times as likely to have a "sensitization" to three or...
  • Pinkeye test to get Chicago-area trial

    Pinkeye test to get Chicago-area trial
    An upcoming clinical trial could help show if a test kit for a common eye ailment will save consumers money and reduce faulty diagnoses, health experts say. Conjunctivitis, better known as pinkeye and most prevalent in children, causes inflammation of...
  • Beware decorative contact lenses

    Beware decorative contact lenses
    For Halloween revelers, turning their eyes from blue to otherworldly with over-the-counter, decorative contact lenses may enhance holiday fun, but health experts warn these devices can lead to serious vision-threatening problems. According to the Food...
  • The final hours of Jeremiah Clark

    The final hours of Jeremiah Clark
    Nine-year-old Jeremiah Clark survived for years not being able to walk, talk, go to the bathroom by himself or eat without a feeding tube. But ultimately he could not survive living at Alden Village North. One morning last year, when the facility for...
  • First Look for Charity takes its 21st victory lap

    First Look for Charity takes its 21st victory lap
    The Chicago Auto Show opened a 10-day public run with its 21st First Look for Charity at McCormick Place on Feb. 9. This tuxedo-mandatory gala, attended by 8,000, raised more than $2 million for 18 local nonprofits that included the 100 Club of Chicago,...
  • 175 years of memorable, horrible, humorous and remarkable events that shaped Chicago

    175 years of memorable, horrible, humorous and remarkable events that shaped Chicago
    On March 4, 1837, exactly 175 years ago, Chicago was incorporated. Not that Flashback needed a reason, but we took this occasion to compile a very long list of events, year by year and decade by decade, that helped shape this great city. Some events...
  • Keenan Cahill & Children's Memorial Hospital

    Keenan Cahill & Children's Memorial Hospital
    A month from now, the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago will open it's doors. But a chosen few have already seen it, including Keenan Cahill, the west suburban teenager with a worldwide following for his lip-syncing videos. Keenan...
  • 10th Annual Run for Gus 5K

    10th Annual Run for Gus 5K
    Event Date : July 26, 2012, 7:00pm Location : Diversey Harbor in Lincoln Park (2430 N. Cannon Drive, Chicago) Web site : http://www.runforgus.org Description : Join the fight against pediatric brain tumors at the 10th Annual Run for Gus 5K Run / 1 Mile...
  • Lurie Children's Hospital ribbon cutting ceremony today

    Lurie Children's Hospital ribbon cutting ceremony today
    More than 700 people attended the ribbon cutting ceremony Monday for the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. It's all made possible by a $100 million gift from philanthropist Ann Lurie.  More than 250,000 others also made...
  • Ribbon cutting for new children's hospital to replace Children's Memorial

    Ribbon cutting for new children's hospital to replace Children's Memorial
    After 130 yearsChildren's Memorial Hospitalhas outgrown its location in Lincoln Park and more than 700 people attended the ribbon cutting today for the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital. The 23-story building makes Lurie Children’s...
  • Fullerton to close while patients moved from Children's Memorial

    Fullerton to close while patients moved from Children's Memorial
    The move of patients from Children's Memorial Hospital in Lincoln Park to the new Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital in Streeterville will mean road closures for much of Saturday, the city announced today. Fullerton Avenue will be closed from...