| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the early 1920s, a polio epidemic was sweeping the country, causing countless children to suffer, and their families to be faced with finding long-term medical care. At the same time, a fraternal organization, Shriners...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Images of an expertly sculpted nose on a Chinese man's forehead may be shocking to many, but plastic surgeons say the use of forehead tissue for nasal reconstructive surgery dates back thousands of years.
The practice of using flaps of tissue from...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 6:54 PM
When I received my second diagnosis of breast cancer in November, it came with good and bad news.
The good was that, unlike the first — Stage 3 cancer— this one was in the early stages. No chemotherapy or radiation would be required. The bad...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 10:35 AM
The youngest victim of last week's mass shooting at a South Side park is getting better by the day, but his mother worries that her 3-year-old son's fears are just beginning.
"I don't think he ever gonna, you know, feel safe in a park," said Shamarah...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:07 PM
Two suspects in their early 20s were charged Monday night in the shooting last week at a park in Chicago's Back of the Yards neighborhood that left 13 injured, including a 3-year-old boy, Cook County prosecutors said.
The break in the case came as the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Did Julie Chen of "The Talk" have a nose job? She did, after all, recently reveal she'd had surgery early in her career to make her eyes look "less Asian." There had to be more, right?
The answer, straight from the horse's mouth on Wednesday, was an...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Nina Davuluri won the 2014 Miss America pageant on Sunday, becoming the first Indian-American to wear the crown, which went to Miss New York for the second year in a row.
"I'm so happy this organization has celebrated diversity, and, on this stage...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:01 AM
With each cute baby Crystal Neilson delivered, she found her body more unattractive.
Her breasts sagged a little more. The skin on her stomach stretched out like a deflated balloon. “There was stuff falling out all over the place,” said...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Julie Chen of "The Talk" shared a big secret Wednesday on the show: She had plastic surgery done on her eyes in the hope of advancing her career.
The reason? She'd been told she'd never make the anchor desk in Dayton, Ohio, because she was Chinese. Then...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:30 AM
It looks like Tiger Woods will have one less fan in his gallery next season, as girlfriend Lindsey Vonn, the greatest U.S. women's skier in history, will take part this weekend in the U.S. Ski Team's training camp in Portillo, Chile, six months after...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Before you spring for that face-lift, take another look in the mirror — the face looking back will only look about three years younger and be no more attractive than it was before surgery, according to a new study.
While there’s a...