| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Cases of Lyme disease are on the rise in McHenry County with more than double the reported cases through the same time period last year. …...
| May 27, 2010
| 11:56 AM
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| Jun 18, 2010
| 4:34 PM
ConAgra FoodsÂ is recalling all Marie Callender's Cheesy Chicken and Rice frozen meals regardless of production date, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service. These products are being recalled after the...
| Mar 29, 2010
| 4:39 PM
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is working with state health officials from Mississippi and Louisiana to notify consumers, food service operators and retailers nationwide about an outbreak of norovirus associated with oysters recently harvested from...
| Mar 24, 2010
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Wednesday closed a Plaquemines Parish molluscan shellfish harvesting area. DHH also ordered a recall of all oysters harvested from the area since March 6, including shucked, frozen, breaded and post-harvest...
| Apr 15, 2010
The CDC released a report Thursday confirming they have found a new strain submitted for testing by the Department of Health and Hospitals is a new norovirus making people sick for 24-48 hours.
According to the release, "The CDC reports the new strain,...
| Feb 12, 2010
Beyond specifically following the instructions on your thermometer, here is advice from doctors on getting accurate readings on possible fever:
Use a digital thermometer. Medical associations no longer recommend glass thermometers filled with mercury, an...
| Jun 1, 2010
A new FDA approved treatment developed in Seattle is offering hope for men fighting prostate cancer. Many in the medical world are calling Dendreon's 'Provenge Vaccine-A' cancer treatment a true breakthrough.
The FDA approved Provenge vaccine, a first of...
| Jun 18, 2010
| 4:04 PM
Following a recall by ConAgra Foods, GIANT Food Stores and MARTIN'S Food Markets announced that they have removed from sale Marie Callender's Cheesy Chicken and Rice single-serve frozen entrees due to potential salmonella contamination.
| Jan 20, 2010
Your child has symptoms that used to just upset you: runny nose, sore throat, cough.
Now those same symptoms terrify you.
You know they may be signs of the H1N1 "swine flu" influenza strain.
That flu has already swept through many parts of the...