Health in Oak Forest, IL

The new breastfeeding pod at Soldier Field was designed to give moms the chance to attend games without having to worry about privacy when they needed it most.

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…

You may think a low carbohydrate diet is healthy, but a new study says otherwise -- with caveats.

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.

Research reveals a simple link that could better your health and lengthen your life.

Whether you're running a marathon or a 5K race, these tips will increase your chances for success.

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.

Protein levels in human tears may have the potential to serve as reliable disease markers.

Use these ideas to make sure your child is being properly nourished to conquer their school day.

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.

You’re pregnant - now what? An expert gives an overview of an initial pregnancy checkup.

Experts weigh in and explain the benefits of the latest trend in stress relief.

If you've ever wondered why people run this 26.2 mile race over and over again, this survey may explain why.

Being an early bird or night owl may boil down to genetics, but each lifestyle has its benefits.

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