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What's In Your Wine? You Might Be SurprisedEver hear of Velcorin? CBS 2's Marissa Bailey explains.
Government Panel Recommends Pregnant Women Get Screened For DepressionIt’s supposed to be the happiest of times, but for many women, pregnancy can also bring depression. CBS 2’s Roseanne Tellez reports, now there are new efforts to identify those women and get them help.
Health Officials Pushing Uninsured To Sign Up For Coverage Ahead Of Affordable Care Act Deadline If you don’t have health insurance, you have just a few days before the January 31 deadline to sign up under the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.
Doctor Creates Superheroes To Teach Kids About Asthma, AllergiesCBS 2's Mai Martinez shows us how he's helping kids breathe easier.
VA Hospitals Holding Access Stand Down Day To Ensure Vets In Need Of Urgent Care Get ItMilitary veterans in need of medical care were invited today to a VA hospital nationwide to ensure that their needs are being addressed.
Some Breast Cancer Survivors Skeptical About Revised Mammogram GuidelinesThe American Cancer Society changed mammogram guidelines yesterday for the first time in 12 years.
American Cancer Society Revises Mammogram RecommendationsFor the first time in 12 years the American Cancer Society updated mammogram guidelines and the changes are a bit surprising.
Wasp, Scorpion Venom Could Help In Fighting Cancer, Researchers SayWhen we hear scorpion or wasp, most of us cringe at the thought of getting stung and that painful--sometimes deadly-- venom, but some researchers believe that venom can actually save lives by fighting cancer.
Common Sounds Cause Uncontrollable Anger For Misophonia Sufferers Chewing, sniffling, breathing, they're just everyday noises, but for some people they can cause uncontrollable anger.
New Study Shows Vitamin D Supplements Don't Help Lower Blood PressureAre you or someone you know taking vitamin D to lower blood pressure? Maybe a doctor even prescribed it?
Safety Advocate: Powerful Antibiotics Being OverprescribedMillions of people are being given powerful antibiotics to treat common infections. Now, as Erin Kennedy reports, one safety advocate is warning that this may be overkill and wants the FDA to do something about it.
UIC Study Finds Pizza Significantly Increases Kids’ Caloric IntakeIt's a type of food that's so popular it could almost be considered a staple in the diet of the typical American young person. But as CBS 2’s Mike Puccinelli reports, eating pizza comes with a cost.

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