Health in Oak Forest, IL

Research reveals women should proceed with caution when trying to drop pounds this way.

Meet Declan! His mom, Kara Anne, shares his story with us in honor of #HeartMonth:
“We were told our son would be born with Tetralogy of Fallot after an abnormal finding on my 20 week ultrasound...

Four Chicago area families with seriously ill children are headed to Arizona to check out the Cubs during spring training.

Learn about how one surgeon’s assistant made all the difference after her open-heart surgery.

Choose Between Two Options $28 for a 60-minute foot-reflexology session for one (a $60 value) $51 for a 60-minute foot-reflexology session for two (a $120 value) All reflexology sessions are performed by a licensed reflexologist and include a head, back, and shoulder massage.

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Experts explain that while love may seem like solely a matter of the heart, the key to falling in love may lie in your head.

Find out if you may be at risk of long-term cognitive decline. The good news: it can be managed.

With heavy snowfall impacting much of the country, a cardiologist offers six tips to stay safe while performing this strenuous activity.

A west suburban nurse is using her skill to bring comfort to newborns and awareness to heart disease.

Nearly 16% of women between the ages of 15-44 are currently using the pill, according to the CDC.

An occasional indulgence is OK. Nothing sweeter, or more simple, than a baked apple for dessert!

Do you find that you’re still hungry even after a big meal? Researchers say you could be eating too many carbs.

Find out how this generation is approaching health care differently than those who came before them.

Nurses and physicians rally with family to offer support and healing for a University of Iowa athlete.

Cold? Fever? Nosebleed? Cut? Sprained ankle? These tips on how best to respond will help you separate fact from fiction.

Research reveals a striking difference between how males and females perceive a woman wearing makeup.

A new study reveals a surprising twist to the relationship between obesity, diet and cancer risk.

Why are experts warning people searching for the latest weight-loss solution to steer clear of this one?

Here are some natural ways to help soothe your symptoms before heading to the doctor.

From Alan Thicke to Carrie Fisher, recent deaths serve as a reminder to take care of your heart. An expert offers advice.

Feel like you're buying presents for the wrong reasons? Here’s what you can do to change that.