Live Well

Ask people what they cherish most in life, and you’ll receive many different responses. Their answers reflect who they are, what they value, how they like to spend their time and what they want to accomplish.

At Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, the things you cherish are important to us. Whether you need a routine exam or are facing a cancer diagnosis, we deliver quality health care with compassion and caring.

Live well—it’s what matters most to us.

Health & Wellness


Back to School

How parents can help their children get a smart start to the school year more >

Coming Clean on Germs

Why correct preventive care—and some common sense—is the best medicine more >

Your Weight, Your Life

Why it's time to stop feeling weight loss failure and consider a fad-free approach more >


Patient & Physician Stories


Pumping Iron with Cancer Patients

Lake County's only Cancer-related Fatigue Program more >

Seeing Imaging Facts Clearly

Get the straight answers on imaging questions, from mammogram guidelines to radiation exposure from CT scans more >


Care in our Community


A Volunteer for Life: Cancer Clinical Trials Close to Home

Cancer clinical trials close to home more >

Look Who's Talking: Speech Pathologists Transform Children's Lives

Speech pathologists transform the lives of children with autism and other challenges more >

A Baby's Perilous Journey

Welcoming one of the smallest babies ever born at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital more >