Chicago Sun-Times Latest news from the Chicago Sun-Times Online en-us (Editor) Newspapers Chicago Sun-Times 84 34 30 Copyright 2014 <![CDATA[ Michelle Obama in Chicago for fund-raiser and healthy eating push ]]> Lead story image

First lady Michelle Obama on Tuesday announced 37 new fresh-food stores for Chicago, held a live worm from a compost heap, and helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for her husband’s re-election. Her crusade to fight the nation’s childhood obesity epidemic has drawn derision from right-wing talk-show hosts, but it brought her a standing ovation on Chicago’s South Side. ]]> Fri, 04 Nov 2011 08:22:58 -0600 <![CDATA[ Walgreens guides provide real-time solutions ]]> Lead story image

SANDRA GUY: Next time you walk into a Walgreens drugstore, an iPad-toting employee may just ask if you need help finding real-time health information. The health guide — a new, full-time employee stationed at 16 Walgreens stores in the Chicago area — is part of the company’s efforts to become what it calls a “health and daily living resource.” ]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2011 08:02:26 -0600