Saturday, July 20, 2019

Parents Fighting PANDAS, a Disorder Most of Us Have Never Heard...

From the State Capitol:   We talk with mothers whose children were stricken with a disorder known by the acronym PANDAS, which affects the...

The Illinois Channel Has Lost a Champion, Illinois, a Medical Trailblazer,...

by Terry Martin Illinois Channel Executive Director Dr Neil Winston, was one of the original Board members of the Illinois Channel.  Earlier today, I learned that...

Gov Rauner to Sign PANDA Bill on Tuesday, Requiring Health Insurers...

Springfield -- On Tuesday, Gov Rauner will sign HB-2721, making Illinois the first state in the nation to require health insurance companies, to cover...

Paris, IL: Horizon Health’s Expansion Aids Paris’ Business Expansion

From Paris, Illinois -- It's a small city located on the Eastern edge of Illinois. Yet despite being so close to Indiana -- a...

New Medical School Planned to Revolutionize the Teaching of Medicine at...

From Champaign: We talk to medical doctors Robert Good and Rashid Bashir about a new medical school set to open in 2018, at the...

The Hospital Assessment Program, the $3 1/2 Billion Issue You’ve Never...

CHICAGO (Mar. 12, 2018) – Governor Bruce Rauner signed bipartisan legislation today that protects safety net and rural hospitals while ensuring continued federal support for...

The Need to Manage Your Health and Fitness Needs After the...

From Springfield: We talk to Dr Nicole Florence and Dr David Sandercock of Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, about what those at 40 and older...

Establishing IL Healthcare Exchanges

from Springfield, we talk with Jennifer Creasy, a policy analyst with AARP, about the beginning of the State's Healthcare Exchanges, that are part of...

Illinois Launches Prescription Monitoring Program to Cut Back Opioid Use via...

East St Louis -- With members of the medical community, Gov Rauner signed into law, SB-772, which requires doctors and pharmacies to use a...

Lawmakers Try Again to make “Tobacco 21” Illinois Law

State Capitol, February 5, 2019 - It was passed before but vetoed by then Gov Rauner. Now the American Lung Association...