| Jun 10, 2015
| 2:38 PM
For 20 years, Frank Paine has suffered from chronic back pain that caused him to retire early in 2009 and now makes it hard for him to walk long distances.
He's tried numerous medications, physical therapy and acupuncture. None of it has worked, but he...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 5:32 PM
Local organizations help to feed children
The Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, through its Global Youth Service Day efforts, collected more than 2,000 lbs. of food through food drives at a Lehigh Valley Phantoms game and in the Easton Area School...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 3:14 PM
New Hampshire is one step closer to giving qualifying patients access to medical marijuana.
The state's Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday it has selected three vendors to open four dispensaries across the state, although...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 2:31 AM
Get ready for John Morgan's Traveling Marijuana Medicine Show 2.0.
United For Care, which last year put a failed constitutional amendment proposal on the November election ballot, expects to begin its main petition push in a matter of weeks to get a new...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 1:29 PM
Endometriosis. It is a word many people have heard and for those women who suffer from it, not one they will forget.
Endometriosis occurs when the endometrial lining of the uterus attaches itself to other organs outside of the uterus. During...
| May 22, 2015
| 2:15 PM
A ruling is expected June 2 on whether five potential state witnesses will be able to testify against a Highland Park chiropractor charged with sexually assaulting a patient.
Kevin Dutton, 39, of Chicago, faces felony charges of criminal sexual...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 3:42 PM
This Wednesday, Bambi Albert will set off from her home in Plainfield Township, making the four-hour drive to Arlington, Va., in a 2011 Jeep Compass packed with several days of clothing and a tote bag full of pamphlets and placards about Lyme disease....
| Apr 23, 2015
| 3:06 PM
A media firestorm has broken out over a letter I co-signed prevailing upon Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons to reconsider having "America's doctor," Mehmet Oz, retain his position on that esteemed institution's medical faculty. I...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 4:01 PM
As the state's efforts to get a non-euphoric medical marijuana oil to severely epileptic children move forward, the University of Florida is proposing a study to answer a key question: Does it even work?
Dr. Paul Carney, professor at the UF Department of...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:55 AM
Since the Internet provides lots of health information, two area doctors have teamed up to help patients sift through the huge amount of data available.
Last November, Dr. Paul Nottoli of the Vitality Chiropractic Center in Aurora and Brian Musial, an...
| May 14, 2015
| 9:42 AM
A medical marijuana dispensary will soon open and help fund cannabis education programs in Rolling Meadows.
A permit allowing Nature's Care to open on Rohlwing Road was approved this month by the Rolling Meadows City Council. In December, Palatine...