Health in Alsip, IL

What you need to know about the latest “health fad” some celebrities are trying.

Life has changed for a young hockey player paralyzed while playing a game in Chicago almost two years ago. His new normal.

You may have heard that “breast is best” for newborns, but what about for mom?

A psychologist offers tips to cope with what’s sometimes referred to as ‘anxiety on steroids.’

How not participating can be detrimental to a person's health, no matter their age.

A recent government study explores the condition. What you should know.

BLOOMINGTON — That big man in the yellow hooded sweatshirt who walks around downtown Bloomington three times a day, seven days a week, talking with people along the way, is

Babies at Advocate Children's Hospital dressed up Tuesday as part of the hospital's annual Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Costume Contest.

Maine East High School in Park Ridge hosted Monday Night Lights, in collaboration with Advocate Health Care and the Chicago Bears, which included a "pink pep rally" to support breast cancer awareness Monday, Sept. 24. The event featured something for everyone. People check out the large inflatable pink chair at Maine East during Monday Night Lights. Park Ridge Knights, Des Plaines Jr. Warriors and Elmwood Park…

There is a blood test to check for the disease, but the benefits may not outweigh the risks.

Chicago Bears Tight End Zach Miller paid a surprise visit to a very special mom and her new baby at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in north suburban Park Ridge on Tuesday.

Check out the updated recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Surrounded by friends and classmates, Daniel Rodriguez re-connects with his favorite Cubs player for the fourth time.

As kids gear up for school, a pediatrician helps sort through the facts and fiction of vaccinations.

Stressing over your health symptoms? Here are signs you may be overthinking things.

Do you sit in an office chair or on your couch for hours on end? Researchers say physical inactivity is not only taking a toll on your health, but your wallet as well.

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