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  • Lombard center offers new cataract surgery

    LOMBARD – DuPage Medical Group, the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in the Chicago area, is now offering laser cataract surgery u ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:04 pm
  • Young dancers learn discipline, grace sponsored by Salt Creek Ballet

    Toddlers can take ballet dance classes.  But should they?  Is it worth it to enroll a two-year-old child in a formal class?
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 12:06 pm
  • Custom Mouthguards - The Safest Choice

    If you have a child interested in playing a contact sport such as soccer, football, or lacrosse, then he or she will need a mouthguard.  Adults wear t ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 11:47 am
  • Lombard, Addison clinics prepare to treat Ebola

    LOMBARD – In response to the Ebola epidemic, Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare continues to update its protocol procedure should someone with Ebola symptom ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 2:08 pm
  • U.S. Ebola cases prompt Elmhurst hospital to prepare teams, isolation areas

    ELMHURST – In response to the Ebola epidemic, Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare continues to update its protocol procedure should someone with Ebola sympto ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Ebola by the numbers

    The following statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are as of Oct. 8.3: Con ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:56 am
  • Facts about Ebola: CDC

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides the following information about Ebola.Sympto ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:58 am
  • Debunking breast cancer myths

    Cancer is scary, and myths perpetuated about the ominous disease don’t help. The National Breast Cancer Foundation addresses several cancer myths here ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 2:02 pm
  • Quiz tests hearing loss with Susan Rogan Hearing

    Worried you may be losing your hearing?  Take this National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders 10-question quiz to find out:
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • A guardian angel

    GENEVA – Smiling teenagers crowded Flair on Third on Saturday afternoon in downtown Geneva, preparing makeup, hair and anything else that needed to be ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 7:14 pm
  • Plainfield respiratory therapist provides therapy to ALS patients

    PLAINFIELD — Lisa Gorsky of Plainfield is thankful for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — less for its fun and fundraising, and more for the widespread aw ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Midwestern University's Health Fair: 5 photos

    Midwestern University holds its Health Fair at the Downers Grove Park District Recreation Center on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 5:25 pm
  • Berwyn Township offering prescription medicine cards

    BERWYN – Coast2Coast Rx Discount Cards are still available free of charge to Berwyn Township residents.
    Oct. 9, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Lombard counseling center celebrates 30 years

    LOMBARD – It was just a few years ago when Sarah’s father disowned her for marrying a man of a different religion.
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 4:35 pm
  • Wellness House - Support for families living with cancer

    When cancer strikes it changes the lives of entire families.   Wellness House, in Hinsdale, was crea ...
    Oct. 8, 2014 - 10:50 am
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