September 19, 2014

By Rep. Peter Roskam This week in a hearing titled “Examining Ways to Combat Antibiotic Resistance and Foster New Drug Development,” the House Energy and Commerce Committee will take a deep dive into the number one public health threat facing...

August 11, 2014

U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam brought local businesses an update from Washington, D.C., on Friday, but left the pessimism in the nation's capital. Roskam, R-Wheaton, met with local business owners and chamber of commerce members at Park Place Banquet...

August 8, 2014

By Congressman Peter Roskam For too many children in the foster care system, their lives have been filled with instability, abuse, and neglect. Often these children are passed from home to home not knowing how long they will stay in one place or...

September 8, 2014

Elizabeth Roskam

Some men are still reluctant to talk about prostate cancer, but it is a conversation that could save their lives. It is important that men -- and the women who love and care for them – educate themselves about this disease, its risk factors

June 17, 2014

Elizabeth Roskam

June is Men’s Health Month. Men should take these three important steps to start reducing their risk of cancer: exercise, eat healthy and get screened. Each year more men than women will be diagnosed with cancer, and more men than women will

March 6, 2014

Elizabeth Roskam

It’s uncomfortable. The preparation the day before is unpleasant. I don’t have time for this. I don’t want to think about this. These are all excuses some people might give when told it’s time to schedule a colon cancer