Paula Nixon, from Glenview, talks with CBS 2's Dana Kozlov about her descent into heroin addiction. (CBS)

Teen From North Suburbs Recounts Her Descent Into Heroin Addiction

Glenview native Paula Nixon was going to college, but now her future hinges on one thing: staying clean.CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports.


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Doctors See Promise In New MS Treatment

A promising treatment for multiple sclerosis and other disorders caused by immune system malfunctions has passed its first big test.


Stewart Thompson gets treated for food allergies. (CBS)

New Approach To Food Allergies: Build Up Tolerance

A north suburban doctor says she has the answer for food allergies: drops of the food that could kill someone placed under the tongue.


Pat Maher, a breast cancer survivor, discusses her cutting-edge treatment. (CBS)

Woman’s Cancer Battle Represents Progress In Treatment

Chances are you know someone who’s been diagnosed with breast cancer. But something you might not know: Chemo and radiation aren’t the only ways to treat it anymore.


Anton Volchenkov

Report: NHL Sets New Rules For Concussions

The NHL has set new rules for treatment of concussions, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–03/15/2011


New Treatment Helps Eliminate Spider Veins

Say good-bye to spider veins! A newly approved treatment is helping patients show off their legs again. CBS 2’s Mary Kay Kleist shows us how it works.

CBS 2–12/02/2010