Take Three Actions to Fight Flu

  • December 19, 2016

Influenza (flu) is a contagious disease that can be serious. Every year, millions of people get sick, hundreds of thousands are hospitalized, and thousands to tens of thousands of people die from flu. CDC urges you to take the following actions to protect yourself and…

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Chicago docs using ‘Hamilton’ songs to fight flu

  • October 3, 2016

Yes, it is that time of the year once again...flu season is around the corner.  And what better way to be reminded to get your annual flu shot than a Hamilton musical rap! The Northwestern Children's Practice is employing the music from the mega Broadway…

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Norovirus (winter vomiting disease) is on the rise

  • December 30, 2015

Norovirus is a super contagious virus, it is sometimes called the winter vomiting disease. You can get norovirus from an infected person, contaminated food or water, or by touching contaminated surfaces. The virus causes your stomach or intestines or both to get inflamed (acute gastroenteritis).…

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