Walmart Offering Free Health Screening On SaturdayThe free screenings will take place until 2:00 Saturday afternoon.
McDonald's Salad Outbreak Widens To 9 StatesAs of July 13, McDonald's had decided to stop selling salads at restaurants in 14 states, according to the FDA.
Salmonella Outbreak In 26 States Tied To Raw TurkeyAn outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey products has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday.
Recruiters Pay Vulnerable Addicts To Try Experimental Treatment To Kick HeroinThere are believed to be more than 600,000 opioid addicts in the U.S. A scheme that preys on many involves Naltrexone, a drug that curbs cravings.
Can Eating The Right Foods Help Boost Your Mental Health?Sticking to certain foods and a healthy diet isn't just good for your physical health, it may also have a positive impact on your mental state.
Medical Marijuana Clinic Teaches Patients How To Cook With CannabisA cooking class in the northern suburbs is teaching patients how to cook with cannabis.
Johnson & Johnson Still Battling Thousands Of Cases Involving Its Baby PowderA jury in St. Louis has awarded nearly $4.7 billion in damages to a group of women who said Johnson & Johnson talc products caused them to develop ovarian cancer. But the company is still battling thousands of cases involving its baby powder.
CDC Warning On Kellogg's Honey Smacks: "Do Not Eat This Cereal"The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says a popular Kellogg's cereal has been linked to a salmonella outbreak that has infected 100 people in 33 states.
Giant Hogweed Sends Virginia Teen To Hospital Burn UnitThe plant can grow up to 18 feet tall, has a green stem with bristles and dark red or purple spots, and has a white flower.
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.