| Dec 22, 2011
| 11:46 AM
He thought it was the doldrums. But it seemed to happen every fall, when the quick summer of sunlight was replaced with the slow-motion months of boring gray.
The landscape was brown, the trees were bare and darkness appeared early.
| Feb 9, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Q: I am 70 years old and have been taking lecithin for more than 35 years. When the doctor viewed images of my arteries, he was amazed to find no plaque or calcification deposits of any kind. He said I had the arteries of a 20-year-old. My heart doctor...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 1:19 PM
The beginning of the school year often means morning battles between parents and their children who don't want to get out of bed in the morning. But a good night's sleep is crucial to a student's performance in school. Dr. Scott Krugman, chairman of the...
| Jul 8, 2012
Like a lot of Americans, Amalie Drury has grown very attached to her smartphone.
The 33-year-old Chicago writer checks the device multiple times a day for Facebook updates and email messages. She brings it into the bathroom when she brushes her teeth....
| Jan 25, 2012
Sometimes the dark dreary skies of the season turn our positive outlook into mush. We call that the “winter blues." And sometimes, when that dismal outlook on life doesn’t go away, it’s a more serious ailment known as Season...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 7:47 PM
Part two of the season opener kicks off with a discussion about Malika’s boyfriend, Adrian Wilson, a player for the Arizona Cardinals. We try to figure out whether Rob (or the rest of the Free World) actually cares about this situation. The jury...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Forget a nightcap - the answer for insomnia may soon be available in a glass of milk.
A Chinese-controlled milk powder manufacturer may soon be giving those suffering from sleeping disorders a natural sleep aid. According to TVNZ, the New Zealand-...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:18 PM
Q: Why isn't there a soluble 325 mg aspirin tablet available in the U.S.? I carry two 325 mg tablets in my coin purse at all times and have read that one should take aspirin at the first sign of a heart attack, while simultaneously calling 911.
| Jan 17, 2011
| 10:57 AM
I am a light sleeper. This has always been the case. Occasionally I'm not just a light sleeper. I have insomnia. I toss and turn to get to sleep, and then I wake repeatedly thoughtout the night. For this reason, I'm always looking at the research to see...
| May 12, 2011
| 4:34 PM
By Susan J. White NorthShore University HealthSystem We are quickly becoming a chronically sleep-deprived nation, and the consequences may be more serious than dozing off …...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:34 PM
By Susan J. WhiteNorthShore University HealthSystem As integrative or complementary medical practices continue to increase in popularity, more and more people are looking to herbal …...