Lake County Health Officials Sending Out Questionnaires To Evaluate Health Of Residents Lake County health officials are reaching out to thousands of households in the northern suburbs in order to piece together a profile of the community's health, reports WBBM's Regine Schlesinger.
Illinois Becomes 23rd State With 'Right To Try' LegislationHouse Bill 1335 which was signed by Governor Bruce Rauner, will soon give patients in Illinois the ability to try experimental drugs that may not have gone through clinical trials by the FDA, but have been tried elsewhere.
Best Tennis Courts In ChicagoPlaying a game of tennis on the just right court is extremely important for tennis players, here are the best tennis courts in Chicago and surrounding areas.
Cary-Grove High School Student Diagnosed With MeningitisWhile parents should be concerned, there’s no reason to panic, a McHenry County health official says.
5 Simple Exercises That Lower StressLooking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of "The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days."
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?
Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy ConcernsApple's announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.
2 Investigators: City, State Assumed The Other Was Inspecting Hospital KitchensCBS 2's Pam Zekman reports on the disconnect between two levels of government.
The Story Of Sharing America's MarrowSam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.
Too Much Time Staring Down At Your Phone Could Be Giving You "Text Neck"CBS 2's Marissa Bailey explains what one doctor calls "text neck."
Experts Warn Of Ill Health Effects Of Office Environment, Particularly Prolonged Sitting Your cubicle could be making you sick, reports WBBM’s John Cody. There's even a word for it: obesogenic, according to Advocate Christ Dr. Teresa Zamojski.
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.