By Jennifer Gibson, PsyD, Licensed Clinical Psychologist
As the largest gift-giving season of the year approaches, it can be difficult to balance receiving and giving when it comes to our children. Here are some helpful things to keep in mind as parents when navigating the gift-giving
By Patrick Butler
The 97-year-old Davis Theater at 4614 N. Lincoln Ave., is about to get its first major facelift in decades – probably starting with the washrooms if owner Tom Fencl has his way.
“I know from standing at bus stops that a lot
This summer, Swedish Covenant Hospital is bringing two new immediate care centers to Chicago’s north side, providing community members with access to convenient, quality health care for a variety of non-life-threatening emergencies.
The first center opened in June in the Sauganash neighborhood (6141 N. Cicero
With over 50 million Americans aged 62 and over, older adults are a prime targets for financial exploitation by people they know and trust as well as
By Patrick Butler
College is going to be just a little easier for students like Haley Pienton, Dalia Arroyo, Daniele Anderson and Cassie Kielnik thanks to the Gene and Rosemary Schulter Foundation.
We happily celebrate our mothers in the month of May. Those celebrations, like most family occasions, will likely be centered on food, whether it’s a special brunch or dinner at mom’s favorite place. That makes perfect sense, since our parents are the first people to
By: Megy Karydes/Swedish Covenant Hospital
Brian Smolicek has Galter LifeCenter to thank for saving his life. That’s not a euphemism. It was the quick thinking of the team at Chicago’s only medical fitness center that helped the 52-year-old when he blacked out as he was preparing
By Rinda West
RindaWest Landscape Designs
Now is a great time to be thinking seriously about this summer’s garden! Once the weather warms up enough to spend time outside, here are some garden do’s and don’ts:
- Cut back last year’s perennial flowers and grasses now
By: Brittney Frazier – Dog Trainer, CPDT-KA, APDT
As the weather begins to thaw here in Chicago, I’m sure everyone is itching to get outside and start moving! The good news is that your dog is no different. Man’s best friend wants nothing more than
By: Swedish Covenant Hospital
Besides diet, exercise is one of the most important things you can do to help protect your heart. Most people know that regular physical activity is an important part of a healthy lifestyle that can help reduce their risk of heart