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FDA Approves Dwarfism Drug

FDA Approves Dwarfism Drug

The FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved the first drug to treat dwarfism genetic condition —known as achondroplasia which encodes instructions to build a protein involved in bone growth and development, stated by the Genetic and Rare Diseases information center. The new drug stops the gene from going into overdrive which slows down the growth […]

Chicago Pastor Corey Brooks to Raise $30 Million to Build Community Center

Chicago Pastor Corey Brooks to Raise $30 Million to Build Community Center

A Chicago pastor plans to spend the next several months living on top of storage containers as part of his effort to bring a new community center to the city’s South Side. Empty shipping containers sitting in a parking lot will be home for Pastor Corey Brooks for the next three months — for the […]

Homelessness Organizations Resources Running Low Due to COVID-19

Homelessness Organizations Resources Running Low Due to COVID-19

As winter approaches, Chicago’s homeless will once again be subjected to the city’s infamous cold weather. The looming presence of COVID-19 only complicates this, as the health and economic woes of the pandemic continue to affect society’s most vulnerable. Unfortunately, when it comes down to helping the homeless, Chicago has limited sources. The city is […]

Ruggs Faces Life in Prison

Ruggs Faces Life in Prison

Henry Ruggs III the former NFL star is being charged with D.U.I. plus four other felony charges on Wednesday for being involved in a crash that left a woman dead. He did not appear for his first court date in Las Vegas Justice Court. Before the recent changes, he was only charged with two counts […]