| Jan 10, 2013
| 12:47 PM
Dear Pharmacist: I ate like a hog over the holiday, and it was wonderful! To spare my guilt, are there any benefits to holiday foods and spices? — D.E., Orlando
Dear D.E.: All those delicious spices have numerous medicinal benefits. Nutmeg can ease...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Dec 19, 2012
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| May 7, 2013
| 1:05 PM
In March, twin sisters Louise and Martine Fokkens, 70, announced their joint retirement after more than 50 years each on the job — as Amsterdam prostitutes. (In February, the minimum age for prostitutes in the Netherlands was raised to 21, but there...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:01 AM
Two days after a student died from bacterial meningitis, Lindblom Math and Science Academy will be closed today so crews can clean the West Englewood school on the South Side.
Savon Smith's mother said she found him unresponsive when she tried to wake...
| May 9, 2013
| 9:16 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Allergies are bringing along with them other sicknesses this week.
Doctors offices across the Ozarks are seeing an increase in sore throats, earaches and the common cold all associated with allergies.
In Branson, the CoxHealth...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 4:13 PM
SOUTH BEND – Flu season may be taking its toll on many of you.
Right now, Indiana is leading the country in cases of Influenza A, the H3N2 Virus.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports 138 cases in the state. Ohio is right behind...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Mt. Vernon, MO. - If you have a cough that won't go away, a sore throat or stuffy nose you probably have an upper respiratory infection or illness.
That's What's Going Around this week.
Most upper respiratory infections are a virus and more often than...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Several isolated cases of whooping cough have been reported in Naperville Unit District 203, according to officials. The cases have been isolated, but the district …...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Reported cases of whooping cough in McHenry County are on the decline, leaving health officials optimistic that the worst outbreak on record is beginning to …...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:35 PM
THE NURSE IS IN By Chris Hammerlund DEAR CHRIS: Settle a bet I have with my husband. He says love might be a good thing …...