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If Dr. Oz said it, should you do it? 
If Dr. Oz said it, should you do it?
Advocate Medical Group’s Dr. Prentiss Taylor explains why it’s important to check with your physician first, even if the advice comes from Dr. Oz.
6 things you should know about sports drinks 
6 things you should know about sports drinks
Kids and teens all over the country are quenching their thirst by downing record amounts of sports and energy drinks. But are they good for your child’s health?
Is weight loss surgery an option for you? 
Is weight loss surgery an option for you?
A physician expert offers advice on whether you might be a candidate for weight loss surgery and the different surgery options available.
Is your sunscreen really protecting you? 
Is your sunscreen really protecting you?
Find out how the ultraviolet light you are soaking in can affect your health.
Act FAST: Know the signs of stroke 
Act FAST: Know the signs of stroke
Learn what you can do if you or a loved one has a stroke.
Parent juggling act 
Parent juggling act
Work-life balance can be tough for new mothers. Here’s how one mom tries to keep it all together.
Sprained ankle…now what? 
Sprained ankle…now what?
Sprains can be minor or major—and just plain painful. Here’s what to do when you have a sprain, or think you do.