The Beyond Meat Burger Is Coming To McDonald'sThe plant-based protein trend is growing rapidly as people try to eat less meat and to reduce their environmental footprints. Unlike veggie burgers, which long had a mediocre reputation, the new plant-based proteins are designed to look and taste like meat and appeal to meat eaters as well as vegans and vegetarians.
Walmart Will Stop Selling E-CigarettesWalmart said Friday it will stop selling e-cigarettes as the number of deaths tied to vaping grows.
Study Reveals Blackhawks Legend Stan Mikita Suffered CTEA posthumous study of Stan Mikita's brain shows the hockey Hall of Famer suffered from chronic traumatic encephalopathy at the time of his death a year ago.
Is Construction Site To Blame For Legionnaires' Outbreak In Batavia?The Illinois Department of Public Health on Tuesday was investigating whether a construction site might be the cause of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Batavia.
Healthy Food, Tips As The Chicago Marathon Countdown BeginsExecutive chef LaForce Baker, Founder of "Moon Meals” was live in the studio with fuel-packed vegan ideas to get you in top form for the race.
Gurnee Teen Sues Juul, Gas Stop For Vaping Lung DamageOfficials in Illinois confirmed in August a man died from a vaping-related illness. Last week an Indiana resident died as a result of an illness related to vaping. Nationwide, more than 450 people are known to be suffering from illnesses connected to using e-cigarettes.
Scientists Rethink Alzheimer's, Diversifying The Drug SearchFor years researchers have been guided by one leading theory — that getting rid of a buildup of a sticky protein called amyloid would ease the mind-robbing disease. Yet drug after drug has failed.
4 Legionnaires' Cases Confirmed At Batavia Retirement CommunityFour new cases of Legionnaires’ disease have been confirmed at a seniors’ community in Batavia.
Juul Warned Over Claims E-Cigarette Safer Than SmokingThe FDA has been investigating Juul for months but had not previously warned the company.
Woman Meets Man Whose Umbilical Cord Blood Saved Her Life, After They Find Each Other Through DNA TestA DNA test has connected a cancer patient to the donor whose stem cells saved her life.
Indiana Death Linked To Vaping Illness; 3rd Such Death In U.S.The death announced Friday by the Indiana State Department of Health is the state's first and the country's third tied to the use of electronic cigarettes.
Parents: Our Daughter Nearly Died From VapingPiper Johnson's plans to start college and move in to her dorm were quickly derailed when what she thought was a case of bronchitis turned into a near-death experience.
Illinois Man Dies Of Vaping-Related Respiratory IllnessThe agency said at least 22 people, ranging in age from 17-38, have developed some type of respiratory illness after vaping or using e-cigarettes. The IDPH said it is working with other health agencies to investigate 12 other cases.
Pritzker Nixes Family Planning Money After Trump 'Gag Rule'Pritzker says Illinois will stop using the $4 million in federal money it typically disperses to 28 agencies providing women's health care. He says that the state is evaluating options for providing services.
Salmonella Outbreak Prompts Recall Of Dog Goods USA Pig Ear Dog Treats