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Are carbs essential for a healthy diet? 
Are carbs essential for a healthy diet?
Experts share why carbohydrates are key to keeping your heart and brain healthy.
What to ask your doctor before taking dietary supplements 
What to ask your doctor before taking dietary supplements
Nearly half of all Americans take dietary supplements. Do you know the risks?
More sleep could mean fewer injuries for teen athletes 
More sleep could mean fewer injuries for teen athletes
Some say if you snooze you lose, but new research says adolescents who sleep well are less likely to get hurt on the field.
Is it heartburn or something more serious? 
Is it heartburn or something more serious?
Your frequent heartburn might be masking a deadly disease. Here’s what you need to know.
Overweight moms at greater risk for C-section 
Overweight moms at greater risk for C-section
Research shows that women who are obese or overweight have an increased chance of delivering their baby via cesarean section.
A Royal Day to be Born 
A Royal Day to be Born
Take a look at some of the babies born on Monday across the Advocate Health Care system that share a birthday with His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.
Get the facts on gestational diabetes 
Get the facts on gestational diabetes
Some women can develop gestational diabetes during pregnancy. Find out what it means and how it can affect you and your baby.