Women’s Health

Don’t let DIY projects become a medical emergency  Featured
Don’t let DIY projects become a medical emergency
Home improvement is all the rage, but one in five do-it-yourselfers will suffer an injury. Here’s some tips to help you stay out of the emergency room.
Some Illinois counties get an “F” for clean air 
Some Illinois counties get an “F” for clean air
Most Americans are breathing healthier air, according a new report. Find out why some parts of Illinois didn’t make the grade.
DNA testing may aid in early discovery of deadly cancers 
DNA testing may aid in early discovery of deadly cancers
There is a glimmer of hope for the future of detecting ovarian and endometrial cancers. Read more on the latest research.
Multitasking while driving can be deadly, experts warn 
Multitasking while driving can be deadly, experts warn
New research says many people overate their ability to multitask while driving, which is putting them and others at risk.
What motivates “The Biggest Loser” Danni Allen  Featured
What motivates “The Biggest Loser” Danni Allen
Danni Allen, winner of NBC’s “The Biggest Loser,” shares what motivates her and gives some heartfelt advice on how others can live healthier lifestyles.
New test provides better accuracy in detecting colon cancer 
New test provides better accuracy in detecting colon cancer
A new non-invasive screening is showing positive results for detecting colorectal cancer in early stages.
Fame may lead to shorter life, study says 
Fame may lead to shorter life, study says
New research shows that being in the spotlight may actually take years off of your life.