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4 hrs ago | The Southtown Star
It's been a dream of his to give back to a country in need. As president of Cross Countries, a volunteer group that started with a group of runners who wanted to give back, the senior-to-be at Oak Lawn Community High School is working to help the group raise $60,000, some of which will fund the trip to Bolivia and the rest of which will help fund a ... (more)
7 hrs ago | Newswise
Banning vending machines from schools can actually increase soda and fast food consumption among students if it's the only school food policy change implemented, according to research conducted at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Author contact info: Lisa Powell Institute for Health Research and Policy University of Illinois at Chicago 1747 W. Roosevelt Road Rm 558, MC275 Chicago, IL 60608 Tel: 312-413-8468 Fax: 312-355-2801 E-Mail: email@example.com Frank J. Chaloupka, IV Department of Economics College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 601 S. Morgan Street, Room 713 Chicago, IL ... (more)
Superconductivity is a phenomenon that could drastically change the world, when we can finally get it to occur at room temperatures.
Here's how it works: The website analyzes everything from the lines in your forehead to crow's feet and the size of your nose.
Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have pinpointed a mechanism in part of the brain that is key to sensing glucose levels in the blood, linking it to both type 1 and type 2 diabetes.
Elementary school students seem to be satisfied with the healthier school lunches being offered to them, according to a new study of school officials.
This is UIC physicist Dirk Morr, who worked with researchers at Brookhaven National Laboratory, says the findings were the result of 'the close collaboration of theory and experiment.'
A particularly violent July in Chicago - following years of staggeringly-high numbers of homicides in the city - has drawn attention to Mayor Rahm Emanuel's re-election campaign, raising questions about his chances of surviving a challenge in 2015.
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel listens to speakers during a press conference December 20, 2012, in Chicago.
The findings emerge from an analysis of patients and relatives in the Bipolar- Schizophrenia Network on Intermediate Phenotypes study.
A student picks up grapes in the lunch line at Copper Hills High School in West Jordan on Thursday, Sept.
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