McDonald's Salads Could Be Reason For Rise In Parasitic IllnessesIllinois and Iowa health officials are investigating an increase in people becoming sick from the parasite Cyclospora.
Public Health Officials Looking Into Legionnaires' OutbreakMcHenry County Department of Health officials say nine people became ill at different locations across the county.
Elgin May Raise Smoking Age From 18 To 21Elgin is one vote closer to raising the tobacco buying age to 21, in part because of a letter written by a nine-year-old girl.
Miracle Drug Or Snake Oil? CBD Gaining Popularity As Medical Treatment"Amazing," "a magic bullet," "life-changing." Those are just some of the ways people describe cannabidiol, or CBD, a product they use to treat everything from pain to mental health conditions; but is it snake oil or the real deal?
FDA Approves Clinical Trial For Potentially Life-Saving Trauma FoamThe FDA has approved the use of a potentially lifesaving foam on patients in a clinical trial at a Boston hospital.
Young Siblings Diagnosed With Same Brain Cancer Within Weeks Of Each OtherDoctors in California are trying to solve a family's stunning medical mystery.
Woman Rushed To ER With Brown Recluse Spider Bites, Finds Dozens More Infesting Her ApartmentWaking up to an infestation of spiders in your bedroom may sound like a horrible nightmare, but it was very much reality for a Tennessee woman. A reality that quickly became life-threatening.
Why Breastfeeding Is The "Gold Standard" For Babies' HealthThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is pushing back against a New York Times report that the Trump administration tried to block an effort from the United Nations to promote breastfeeding.