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Heidi Stevens writes the "Balancing Act" column for the Chicago Tribune, where she has worked since 1998. Before covering lifestyles, she ...

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Heidi Stevens

Heidi Stevens

Balancing Act

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 Illinois babies fare slightly better than national average

Illinois babies fare slightly better than national average

July 7, 2015

Illinois ranks 20th in the nation for the well-being of its youth, with 43 percent of the state's children under age 3 living at or near poverty, according to a new report on the state of the nation's babies.

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