4th Annual Move for Life Spring Kick-off draws over 400 Community Residents!

Saturday, April 5, 2014 over 400 families, students, community members showed up at the 4th Anuual Move for Life! event in Humboldt Park to...

Love Your Healthy Heart Event in Humboldt Park!

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women, but heart disease is preventable and controllable. February is American Heart Health...

This Saturday- 4th Annual Season Kick-off Event “Move for Life” at Humboldt Park!

Move for Life! Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 12 Noon-4:00PM in Humboldt Park, (Luis Munoz Marin Drive) corner of Division and California. Now in its...

Diabetes Empowerment Center Offers Free Screenings

The Keep Your Heart Healthy initiative is hosted at The Greater Humboldt Park Diabetes Empowerment Center (2753 W. Division St.) every Saturday from 10AM-2PM....

Muévete is celebrating its 10th!

By Leony Calderón, Diabetes Empowerment Center Muévete is celebrating its 10th anniversary (Aug. 2005- Aug. 2015). What started as a walking group twice a week...

Annual Diabetes Awareness Month event

By Jenny Jara, Diabetes Empowerment Center Outreach Worker As the colder months approach, so does this year's flu season, making it crucial for community members...

Greater Humboldt Park Diabetes Empowerment Center/72 Block by Block Announces Diabetes State of...

            On Wednesday November 14th, Humboldt Park residents will come together for a unique event to improve the health of our community. ...

Health Education at the Diabetes Empowerment Center Every Wednesday!

By Leony Calderón Health Education Every Wednesday, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. Manage, Control and Prevent Diabetes.  Ask Doctors, Residents, Nutritionist, Pharmacist and Dietitian Your Pressing Health...

New York Times article on disparities research  featuring Chicago’s Sinai Urban Health Institute

An analysis of breast cancer mortality trends in 41 of the largest cities in the United States shows that the chance of surviving breast...