| Aug 3, 2012
| 9:04 AM
While allergens can slow a person down there are ways to limit exposure.
The following tips are offered by Karen Braswell, an exercise physiologist at Smith Crossing, a senior living community in Orland Park and Anju Peters, associate professor of...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 4:15 PM
Public health officials are warning adults and adolescents to get booster shots in the wake of an unusually large number of cases of whooping cough this year around the nation and in Maryland.
More than 20,000 cases of the respiratory disease were...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Many teens are unhappy with their appearance and ask their parents for a "nose job," or rhinoplasty. But there are a lot of factors to consider, such as the limits of surgery, the long-term effects and possible complications, according to Dr. Patrick J....
| Apr 21, 2012
| 3:13 PM
She enters the clinic on a walker, slow yet remarkably steady, and as Pauline Wood hails her host for the day, she gives him a bag of lemon tarts she rose early that morning to bake.
With her white hair and glasses, Wood, 89, is every inch the lovable...
| Apr 27, 2012
Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1)Cardio Strip Tease 2) Free Asthma Screenings 3) Free Comedy Show 4) Champagne Brunch
Method Gym on UES (67th between 2nd & 3rd) is offering a FREE cardio strip tease class...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:34 PM
By Susan J. WhiteNorthShore University HealthSystem The typical American child gets an average of six to eight colds a year. Dropping temperatures signal the beginning …...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Is indoor tanning associated with skin cancer? The Morning Call has visited this story before and it's likely that it will continue to be an important health topic for us. The latest shot in the battle was fired this week by researchers at Yale...
| Sep 17, 2010
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 18-month-old has had six ear infections in the last year. Is it time for ear tubes?
ANSWER: Middle ear (between the eardrum and the inner ear) infections are common in young children, and most of these infections are relatively...
| Jul 1, 2010
| 2:31 PM
We've got the scoop on everything they won't tell you about at the hospital.
Sure, all those books and classes have prepped you for the major things: labor and delivery, the unavoidable sleepless nights and, of course, round-the-clock feedings. But...
| Sep 27, 2010
When you go to the gym, do you wash your hands before and after using the equipment? Bring a clean mat for floor exercises? Shower with antibacterial soap and put on clean clothes immediately after your workout? Use only your own towels, razors, bar soap,...
| Aug 4, 2010
Squirting insulin up the noses of patients with early forms of Alzheimer's disease showed signs of improving their memory, according to U.S. researchers.
Patients who got the treatment for four months showed improvements in tests of memory recall that...