Health in Westmont, IL

Many people’s beloved snack isn’t nutritional in all forms. But do you need to change your movie-going ways?

A nutritionist offers a few tips for those looking for some effective but easy tweaks

Alleviate cramps, headaches and inflammation by filling up on certain foods during that time of the month.

Are you considering surgery for your nagging hip pain? Have conservative treatments not provided enough relief? Maybe you should consider Regenerative Medicine. This innovative and advanced treatment enhances the body’s natural capacity to heal and is providing remarkable solutions for all types of joint pain.

Prostate cancer is one of those conditions surrounded by some reasonably widespread misinformation, and this is an excellent place to help clear it up. Most people know that prostate cancer is a disease that affects only men, since the prostate gland is one part of the male genital/urinary system.

by Jeffrey Albaugh, PhD, APRN, CUCNS, Director of Sexual Health, NorthShore University HealthSystem It’s probably no surprise that most men highly value sex and intimacy, and that includes men with prostate cancer. The prostate is a gland that’s about the size and shape of a walnut. Located below the bladder and in front of the ...

Acid reflux is an uncomfortable condition in which stomach acid flows back into the food pipe. This article investigates which drinks will make it worse, and what you should drink to minimize symptoms. Learn other ways to prevent acid reflux, including some lifestyle changes and medications.

Prostate Cancer Canada is the leading national foundation dedicated to the elimination of the most common cancer in men through research, advocacy, education, support and awareness.

Dr Benjamin Domb is an orthopaedic surgeon who offers robotic joint replacement (MAKOplasty) in Hinsdale and Westmont, Chicago, IL. Click here to learn about the benefits of robotic joint replacement.

These four mantras (some surprising) can make achieving the lifestyle you want easier.

A healthy diet tops the list for colon cancer prevention. Find out what to eat and what to avoid to reduce your risk of developing colon cancer.

If your gallbladder is working properly, there's a chance that you'll never even notice it's there. However, if you're experiencing any sort of pain, it's certainly something that you should become aware of quickly. Learn about what gallbladder pain can feel like, so you can be knowledgeable of the symptoms.

Prostate cancer can affect men of any race, but African-American men are at greater risk of having the disease, and of getting it at a younger age.

The Supreme Court Justice recently underwent surgery to remove cancerous nodules from her lung.

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

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Cass Family Dental is located in Westmont, IL. We offer routine dental check ups, cosmetic procedures, teeth whitening, implants and more!

Dr Benjamin Domb specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery in Hinsdale and Westmont, Chicago, IL. Click here for tips on taking care of your bones.

Check out these five easy fixes to stop your self-improvement goals from hurting you.

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

Getting older is inevitable. Here are a few simple ways to keep your body tuned up and your mind tuned in. The good news is that it’s never too late to get started.

Gordon Hospital, soon to be AdventHealth Gordon, offers tips on how to make New Year’s resolutions successful.