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  • Shots rip law firm as workweek ends

    As Friday afternoon's rush began, a 59-year-old man entered the mezzanine level of the Citigroup Center high-rise in the West Loop, a bulky manila envelope in his hand. Commuters, bundled against the icy wind, were coming and going at the Metra station...
  • Unhealthy habits often hard to break

    Unhealthy habits often hard to break
    When it comes to improving our health, we all know what to do. Exercise. Eat right. Quit smoking. Drink alcohol only in moderation. And wash our hands. It sounds simple. So why don't more of us do it? Probably because it isn't so simple. Getting healthy...
  • Former leukemia patients work toward master's degrees in nursing at Rush University

    Former leukemia patients work toward master's degrees in nursing at Rush University
    After getting a bachelor's degree in theatre, Dana Merk decided that she couldn't survive on an actor's salary. Worried that she would live her life as a starving artist while working as a waitress on the side, Merk decided that she would take a leap into...
  • Agave nectar offers a sweet alternative

    Agave nectar offers a sweet alternative
    The next time you take a bite of a granola bar or gulp down an iced tea, take a look at the ingredient list. There's a decent chance it doesn't include cane or beet sugar, high-fructose corn syrup or honey, but rather something called agave nectar....
  • Uribe hits two two-run homers as Sox roll

    For one night, Juan Uribe did a pretty good impression of Carlos Quentin. Now if Uribe and the rest of his White Sox teammates can continue to pick up the slack for the next 22 games, they can cushion the huge blow of losing their top slugger to a...
  • Down to earth

    Steve and Jackie Smith were early adopters of geothermal energy in the 6,000-square-foot home they built in Prairie Grove in 2002. Their three geothermal units provide almost all the heating and cooling, as well as hot water, they need in their McHenry...
  • 8-year-old marathoner runs and runs ... and runs

    The clock above her bed read 2:24 a.m. -- time for the 8-year-old to train for another marathon. Second grader Zhang Huimin, who weighs 42 pounds and likes the Little Mermaid, sat up and gave a groggy glance around the one-room home she shares with her...
  • Obama health: Nicorette and jogging

     
    What a difference a quarter century (and a stint as a prisoner of war) makes! On Friday, McCain released his health records -- all 1137 pages of them, detailing a history of various cancerous melanomas, arthritis, prostate problems and......
  • Obama releases doctor's letter

     
    by John McCormick In a letter released today by his campaign, Sen. Barack Obama's primary care physician said the presidential candidate has been in "excellent health" during the 21 years that he has been a patient. "Sen. Barack Obama is......
  • Obama mulls Chicago surgeon for post

     
    by Frank James Chicago Tribune healthcare writer Bruce Japsen reports that a Chicago neurosurgeon is being considered by President-elect Barack Obama for surgeon general: Chicago neurosurgeon Gail Rosseau, an early supporter of President-elect Barack...
  • Knee pain? Try wearing flip-flops, study suggests

     
    Poor flip-flops. Popular though they are, they've been targets for criticisms of many types -- for their lack of arch support, for their potential tripping hazard, for their inability to protect foot skin from the sun and thus their theoretical......
  • 1738 W. Summerdale Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640

    1738 W. Summerdale Avenue, Chicago, IL 60640
    On June 2nd, 2010, George C. Kim sold his home at 1738 W. Summerdale Avenue to Jessica E. Linker. Ms. Linker paid $655,000 for the home. Dr. George C. Kim is a Nephrologist, practicing in nearby Evanston, Lincolnwood and Skokie. He earned his medical...