CHICAGO – June 1, 2022 – Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV will present “WGN Films: Medicine Is Sick,” hosted by WGN Midday News anchor and Medical Watch reporter Dina Bair.  The special will be seen this Saturday, June 4 at 6pm CT on WGN-TV; the WGN9+ app on RokuAmazon Fire TV, and Apple TV; as well as WGNTV.com/Live and the WGN News mobile app.  Get a sneak peek here .

Those who care for sick patients know the healthcare system is in crisis.  “WGN Films: Medicine Is Sick” features an inside look with:

The special will be repeated Sunday, June 5 at 4:30pm CT on all WGN-TV platforms.

WGN Films: Medicine Is Sick” is the debut production of WGN Films, presenting compelling and in-depth cinematic journalism that goes beyond the headlines to explore the stories and issues that affect Chicago area communities. 

WGN-TV is Chicago’s Very Own source for news and entertainment and is owned and operated by Nexstar Media Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexstar Media Group, Inc.  WGN News programs more local news than any other Chicago TV station and can be seen on WGN-TV; WGN9+ streaming app on RokuAmazon Fire TV, and Apple TV; as well as WGNTV.com/Live and the WGN News mobile app.  In-depth local weather coverage is available on all newscasts, WGNTV.com/Weather and the WGN Weather mobile app.  WGN 9.2 is the Chicago affiliate for Nexstar Media Inc.’s 1950s – 1970s  classic TV network Antenna TV, WGN 9.3 is the Chicago affiliate for Court TV, WGN 9.4 is the Chicago affiliate for Nexstar Media Inc.’s 1980s – 2000s retro TV network Rewind TV, and WGN 9.5 is the Chicago affiliate for TBD.  For more information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNTV.com