Most Burger Chains (Including McDonald's) Fail On Antibiotics Report Card"McDonald's is currently finalizing a global antibiotics policy for beef, to begin roll out before the end of 2018."
Cook County Officials: Get A Flu ShotThe CDC recommends that everyone over the age of six months get a flu shot. The nasal flu vaccine (LAIV) is also an option.
Drug-Resistant Salmonella From Raw Chicken Sickens Nearly 100At least 92 people in 29 states have been infected with a strain of multidrug-resistant salmonella after coming into contact with a variety of raw chicken products, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.
DuPage County Getting $471,000 For Mental Health ProgramIt will assist about 700 people with mental illness and substance abuse stay out of the criminal justice system as well as help prevent jail inmates from committing crimes once they are released from custody.
$50 Million Awarded After Brain Injury Deemed PreventableThe jury determined that negligence and bad decisions in 2009 by Dr. Armin Drachler and nurse Lisa Wegrzyn at NorthShore Evanston Hospital outside Chicago resulted in the injury to the child of Aimee and David Florez.
2-Year-Old From Batavia Diagnosed With Rare Polio-Like DiseaseA rare polio-like illness that has popped up in several states has now been found in Chicago. It’s called AFM, and a suburban girl has been battling it for about a month.
How To 'Always' Maintain A Positive Attitude"It's much like a diamond that goes through the roughest cut and the hardest polish in order to shine to brilliance. And it's the same with us as people. When we discover our personal truth, we're empowered to happiness."
University Of Illinois Plans Full Tobacco Ban On Main CampusThe University of Illinois is banning all smokeless tobacco products from its main campus in Urbana-Champaign.
More Teens Suffering From ‘Text Neck’ PainThanks to cell phones, doctors say more and more children are developing a condition called “text neck.”
First-Of-Its-Kind Study Analyzes Effects Of Video Games On Brain And BodyResearch is in its infancy about how these games affect everyone from the elite to the casual gamer.
Processed Meats Linked To Breast Cancer, Study SaysRegularly consuming the foods was linked with a 9% higher risk of breast cancer, according to an analysis of previous studies looking at over 1.2 million women.
Study: Sexual Assault, Harassment Linked To Long-Term Health Problems"Not everyone is able and willing to identify what happened to them, but that doesn't prevent the body from having opinions about it and expressing them."