CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois doctors, nursing homes, hospitals and hospice organizations are ramping up for their role as gatekeepers in the state’s new medical marijuana program.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Rules for Illinois’ new medical cannabis program have been approved by a legislative committee, bringing legal marijuana one step closer to reality for qualifying patients.
CHICAGO (AP) — A 10-month-old child has been hospitalized after falling from a second floor window of a Chicago home.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed off on a measure that allows psychologists in Illinois to prescribe medication to patients.
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — University of Illinois Chancellor Phyllis Wise says that a new medical school being proposed in Urbana-Champaign should be small and what she called complementary.
CHICAGO (AP) — The city of Chicago has filed a lawsuit accusing five drugmakers of deceptively marketing a class of prescription painkiller that can be highly addictive.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A measure that would allow children with epilepsy to use medical marijuana is advancing in the Illinois Legislature.
Individuals wearing white t-shirts walked the campus of Knox College and Standish Park on Saturday to raise awareness about a potentially deadly disease.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl from northern Illinois is getting a prosthetic hand made for her by high school students with a 3D printer.