By Lee Edwards, Chicago Crusader Dr. Jaafer Golzar leads a team of Advocate Trinity Hospital doctors responsible for saving over 120 patients from amputations of major lower extremities since 2014. He specializes in Interventional Cardiology along with “minimally invasive techniques to treat peripheral arterial disease, amputation prevention, carotid arterial disease...
In Indiana, 33,707 people signed up for coverage in the first month with only two weeks remaining before the December 15 deadline The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced recently that over 2.1 million people selected plans using the HealthCare.gov platform since Open Enrollment began on November 1,...
A Mental Health patient has chained himself to the doors of the Roseland Clinic which Rahm Emanuel is closing and privatizing. Police are on the scene and arrests are imminent. Protestors are blocking the doors of the clinic demanding the City keep the clinic open and public. The closure and...
Enrollment in the Affordable Care Act reached 100,000 the day after the Presidential Election. “That’s the highest single day enrollment in its history,” said Dr. Janet Seabrook, commenting on campaign statements that promise to repeal the health insurance and health care law, popularly known as Obamacare. Dr. Seabrook is the...
By Erick Johnson and J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Something was clearly wrong with Doug Banks when he appeared at V-103’s splashy booth at the Black Women’s Expo last weekend at the McCormick Center. The popular radio personality was his usually happy, larger than life self, but had lost a...