Food Safety Tips — From Start to Finish — For Thanksgiving DinnerLatest News

Food Safety Tips — From Start to Finish — For Thanksgiving Dinner

For most people, Thanksgiving dinner is the biggest and most busily prepared meal they cook all year. From menu planning…

Choosing a Healthcare Plan: Experts Share Their Top 10 TipsBusiness of Healthcare

Choosing a Healthcare Plan: Experts Share Their Top 10 Tips

With all of the debate and chaos surrounding health insurance, it’s no surprise that there’s so much confusion now that…

All of Us Research Aims to Reflect a Diverse PopulationBusiness of Healthcare

All of Us Research Aims to Reflect a Diverse Population

When Ambien was introduced to the market, the standard dose was a godsend for those needing a sleeping aid —…

Outpatient SurgeryBusiness of Healthcare

Outpatient Surgery

Ambulatory care centers can cost less, offering an alternative for low-risk patients When faced with an upcoming surgery, you might…

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Healing Heart and Soul

Many patients with cardiac disease also suffer from depression When people used to ask Jang Jaswal, 61, what he did…

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Mind Your Meds

Not taking heart medications can lead to serious effects You go to your doctor, receive a prescription and never get…

Peanut Free NationFamily Health

Peanut Free Nation

The rise of food allergies and what researchers are doing to prevent them When I was in grade school, there…

Myth vs FactBriefs

Myth vs Fact

We asked leading Chicago doctors to weigh in on these common health conceptions Myth or Fact? Soy is harmful to…

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Are Pap Tests Becoming Obsolete?

Since 2012, gynecologists have asked women to schedule a Pap smear every three years, instead of annually. But is it…

Music in the O.R.Briefs

Music in the O.R.

While you’re lying sedated on the operating room table, your surgeon may be rocking out. Music is played in the…