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How Chicago ranks on infections in hospitals
Jul. 29, 2015
A new analysis shows a wide range of performance at Chicago-area hospitals when it comes to protecting patients from infections acquired at the hospital.
Where's the best cold brew coffee in Chicago?
Jul. 22, 2015
As the wilting summer heat finally arrives in Chicago, many of us will be seeking liquid strength in a glass of iced coffee. But which brew?
Thai Town opens in Albany Park
Jul. 6, 2015
Chef Arun Sampathavivat has opened a casual restaurant, wellness center, shrine and noodle bar in an old Albany Park police station.
Local brewery turns off the tap for Trump
Jun. 29, 2015
The billionaire’s remarks about Mexican immigrants have led national brands like NBC and locals like the 5 Rabbit brewery to announce today they will stop doing business with him.
Could Chicago be in for a long hot summer?
Jun. 24, 2015
June rains and dense row crops in Illinois set the stage for a bad summer if temperatures soar.
Should Coke sponsor nutrition research?
Jun. 16, 2015
A new report spotlights funded partnerships between big food companies and an influential nutrition group.
Should doctors know more about nutrition?
Jun. 3, 2015
Few medical schools teach it and most doctors say they're unprepared to advise patients. One group in Chicago is pushing to change that.
Why are thousands of Chicago's Chinese buried out in Stickney?
May. 12, 2015
Chicago’s Chinese flock to a little known southwest suburb in droves at least twice a year, bearing food, paper effigies and more. WBEZ’s Monica Eng explores this ritual for Asian American Heritage Month.
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