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Health

  • Robert Crown Center event combines art with philanthropy Saturday in Hinsdale

    HINSDALE – The Robert Crown Center will co-host an event at Clementine Beauty, 42 S. Washington St., for mother and child photographs, the proceeds of ...
    April 30, 2015 - 9:06 am
  • Tiffany Lewis Skin Care celebrates 10 years in St. Charles

    ST. CHARLES – A boutique spa next month will celebrate its 10-year anniversary in downtown St. Charles.
    April 29, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • Addison business participates in employee wellness program

    ADDISON – Domtar knows its employees are its best asset, and it will do everything possible to keep them happy and healthy.
    April 24, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • Keeping dogs safe

    NORTH AURORA – Jo Gengler of North Aurora brought her two dogs to Fox Valley Veterinary Clinic in North Aurora on Thursday after suspecting they have ...
    April 23, 2015 - 6:32 pm
  • Lombard group uses grant to target employee wellness

    LOMBARD – Healthy Lombard is using a grant from the State Health Improvement Program to enhance workplace wellness options at the Westin Lombard Yorkt ...
    April 23, 2015 - 5:45 pm
  • Health pros dish out advice at B Fit B Active Expo

    WHEATON – Getting fit can be a daunting task for many, whether they have been active before or not.T ...
    April 22, 2015 - 8:45 pm
  • Lemont community gathers for youth outreach event

    LEMONT – Seeing drug and alcohol abuse by youths as a problem they could no longer ignore, Lemont community leaders held an event called (not)INVINCIB ...
    April 22, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Blue Bell expands ice cream recall

    Blue Bell Ice Cream is recalling all of its products – ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet and frozen snacks – because of a possible listeria monocytoge ...
    April 21, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Elmhurst Memorial leads effort to help respond to those in crisis

    ELMHURST – Someone with a CPR certificate might be able to handle a physical emergency. But who handles a mental health emergency?
    April 21, 2015 - 4:44 pm
  • Chiropractor opens practice in Lisle

    LISLE – Dr. Michael Genslinger began his chiropractic practice Feb. 16 in Lisle.Genslinger, a 2014 g ...
    April 21, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Letter: Support the HEAL Act

    To the editor:The U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee recently recognized for the first time ...
    April 20, 2015 - 1:33 pm
  • Family Workout

    Workouts have become a family affair this year for Debbie Bauer of St. Charles.Bauer used to exercis ...
    April 16, 2015 - 9:54 pm
  • New technology detects hard-to-find cancers in dense breast tissue

    GENEVA – All breasts are not the same. Some 40 percent of women have what doctors call dense breast tissue, and an additional 10 percent have very den ...
    April 13, 2015 - 10:18 pm
  • Lombard to host Spring Community Blood Drive

    LOMBARD – Lombard residents will be able to save lives and earn scholarships at the Spring Community Blood Drive on Wednesday at two locations in town ...
    April 13, 2015 - 4:17 pm
  • Stakeholders discuss Kane County’s health priorities

    GENEVA – Kane County, which was recently ranked the fifth healthiest county in the state, has 15 years to reach its goal of being the healthiest count ...
    April 10, 2015 - 9:49 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Should all workers get paid sick and/or vacation leave?
    Paid sick leave only
    Paid vacation leave only
    Both
    Workers should not be entitled to either