Downers Grove

Stories for the Downers Grove community — health enews phase II.

Are some women getting mammograms more frequently than recommended?  Featured
Are some women getting mammograms more frequently than recommended?
But is that a bad thing?
These tips can help save someone’s life  Featured
These tips can help save someone’s life
Learning first aid skills is often about preparing for the worst – but not everyone knows the simple steps they can take to stop someone from dying of blood loss.
1, 2, 3: Mom gives birth to one-in-a-million triplets 
1, 2, 3: Mom gives birth to one-in-a-million triplets
Find out how this mother feels about the rare trifecta of consecutive natural births.
Here’s why you might want to use your phone at your doctor’s appointment  Featured
Here’s why you might want to use your phone at your doctor’s appointment
A built-in capability can assist you in staying healthy.
If at first you don’t succeed, try again 
If at first you don’t succeed, try again
See why a reproductive endocrinologist says persistence may pay off.
What you need to know about “leisure sickness”  Featured
What you need to know about “leisure sickness”
What is it, and how can you avoid it?
What your social media posts could be saying about you  Featured
What your social media posts could be saying about you
The photos you choose to share might provide clues into your health.