5 Shocking Medical Stories From 2017Here's a list of shocking stories from this year that shows just how far science has come and how unbelievable (and a little gross!) it can be.
Epilepsy Drugs: Generics Not Optimum For SomeThree and a half million Americans cope with epilepsy, but the condition can be treated effectively with medications.
Study: Grandparents Who Babysit Grandkids Could Live LongerAccording to a new study, published in Evolution and Human Behavior, grandparents who watch their grandchildren live significantly longer lives.
Chicago Health Center Sees Rise In Syphilis CasesThe Howard Brown reports said in 2016 alone, its clinics detected 303 new syphilis cases - a 28 percent increase from the previous year.
Are We Overprotecting Our Children?Research from the University of Chicago says exposure to germs and bacteria is good for a child's developing body.
Made In Chicago: City Press Juice & BottleThe blender is almost always going at City Press Juice & Bottle, an all organic health-bar and market in Lakeview.
Doctors Are Prescribing A Daily Dose Of The OutdoorsStudies show spending time outside can actually treat health problems, and some doctors have recently started not only recommending, but prescribing patients to get outdoors more.
Condition Called NPH Could Be Mistaken For ParkinsonsNormopressure Hydrocephalus, or NPH, a buildup of fluid in the brain. CBS 2's Irika Sargent reports.
CDC Launches Interactive Site Comparing Health Data Of 500 CitiesA new website offers people in Chicago a chance to compare how the city stacks up health-wise against the likes of New York, Los Angeles, and the rest of the 500 largest cities in the U.S.
Doctors Warn Of Colon, Rectal Cancers Spike In Young AdultsColo-rectal cancer rates have declined for years, but now health experts have seen a spike in rates among young people in their 20s and 30s.
Doctors Warn Against Teen Pot Use Amid Looser Marijuana LawsAn influential doctors group is beefing up warnings about marijuana's potential harms for teens amid increasingly lax laws and attitudes on pot use.
Some Local Democrats Support Clinton After Pneumonia Diagnosis RevealedDemocrats lauded Hillary Clinton for refusing to sit out even though she was sick.
Avoid Packing These Foods In Your Kid's LunchboxThese are a few foods that include high levels of added sodium, sugar and artifically-sweetened drinks.
Michael Rapaport: ‘While We’re Podcasting, We’ll Eat A Zespri Kiwi’Michael Rapaport doesn't like cats, but the self-proclaimed kiwi connoisseur and I Am Rapaport podcast host loves Zespri Kiwifruit.
Rad Moms Will Love This Kiwi And Meringue Cookie Yogurt Parfait RecipeLisa Osbourne, founder and editor of RaddestMom.com, has a delicious and nutritious snack that kids and parents will both love.