What you need to know to manage diabetes in children and adolescents
Diabetes is a demanding disease. And while it can be difficult for an adult to manage, parents of children with diabetes experience an even more daunting task.
Let's give a big hand for effective CPRAs February is Heart Month, it's an appropriate time to acquaint yourself with compression-only CPR -- or hands-only CPR.
Why suburban food pantries expect further stressIllinois' Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits will return to their pre-pandemic levels in March, creating further stress for suburban food pantries that have seen skyrocketing demand due to inflation.
'A real miracle': Survivors of cardiac arrest, first responders honored at Naperville Fire Department banquetSurvivors of cardiac arrest and the first responders who helped save them were honored at the Naperville Fire Department's Survivors Banquet.
'An inspiration to us all': 90-year old Crystal Lake man still runs 3 miles a dayGeorge Diedrichs, a Crystal Lake man who just celebrated his 90th birthday, inspires his neighbors by running three miles each and every day regardless of the weather outside.
As hospitalizations for COVID-19 dip, all suburban counties at low risk levelsHospitalizations for COVID-19 dropped by 18%, the Illinois Department of Public Health reported Friday. So far the highly contagious "Kraken" variant represents about 16% of new cases in Illinois.
Woodstock celebrates 30 years of 'Groundhog Day' film with familiar festival"Groundhog Day" hit the big screen 30 years ago this year, a year after the iconic comedy was filmed in Woodstock. In keeping with the movie's plot, the city hopes this year's festival looks similar to previous ones.
Bring your appetite as suburban Restaurant Weeks continueWhile Chicago Restaurant Week has garnered a lot of attention over the past week -- it continues through Sunday, Feb. 5 -- other suburbs such as Geneva, Naperville and Wheaton are tempting taste buds with their own Restaurant Weeks happening now.
Things to do Jan. 27-Feb. 2: Groundhog Day and Lunar New Year events and moreIf this cold, gray weather has you wondering when spring will come, Woodstock will be celebrating Groundhog Day with Woodstock Willie's annual prognostication and a variety of related events Feb. 1-2.
Dining out: Chicago Ramen Annex opens in Schaumburg with free ramen giveawayChef Kenta Ikehata is welcoming diners to the grand opening of his third ramen restaurant -- Chicago Ramen Annex in Schaumburg -- with 200 free bowls of Jiro-style ramen Feb. 1-2.
Stories that unite: Jewish film festival brings messages of hope, courage and resilience"It is stories like these that aim to unite us and renew our faith in humanity," says Hillary Wenk, co-director of the 10th annual Jewish Community Centers Chicago Jewish Film Festival, which runs Jan. 26-29.
Geneva's RJA Design Interiors mixes modern, traditional for a 'quirky and deliberate' aestheticAt Richard Abrahamson's 2,200-square-foot retail store in Geneva, RJA Design Interiors, an array of furniture, decorative pieces, paintings and plants greets shoppers looking for a specific piece or maybe a complete makeover of their homes.