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Getting older by the foot: Common ailments as you age

Oct 29 2017 | 9:42 am - Dr. Armen Kelikian, a local foot and ankle orthopedic surgeon, talks with the Daily Herald about common foot issues; new advances in foot procedures; and how to keep your feet healthy.

Ultrasounds provide additional screening for those with dense breast tissue

Oct 23 2017 | 4:42 pm - Patti Beyer of Glenview had a mammogram that showed no signs of cancer. But, at the urging of her sister, who has dense breast tissue like Beyer, she also had a breast ultrasound. The 3-D image scanning discovered a cancerous lesion.

Prostate cancer: Advances in screening and treatment

Sep 01 2017 | 6:33 pm - Genetic testing is leading to more advances in prostate cancer research, says Dr. Brian Helfand, director of the Prostate Cancer Program at the John and Carol Walter Center for Urological Health. Helfand shares information you should know about...

How eye movement could be key in treating PTSD

Nov 11 2016 | 3:31 pm - One recent development in treating those recovering from PTSD or other trauma is Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing. Naperville psychologist Marloes Verhoeven answers some questions about EMDR treatment.

Canoe and kayak activities in the suburbs

Aug 05 2016 | 4:20 pm - A variety of canoe and kayak classes are offered in the suburbs. Here is a sampling of some upcoming programs.

Canoes & kayaks: Tips for beginning paddlers

Aug 05 2016 | 4:26 pm - The beautiful weather is calling and you like the idea of going out on the water in a small boat. You’ve heard paddling a kayak or canoe can be fun and not too difficult for a beginner. But, where to start?

What’s SUP? Yogis head to suburban lakes, find serenity on paddle boards

Jul 05 2016 | 7:01 am - Isn’t yoga challenging enough on solid land? Apparently not. With SUP yoga, now you can master those poses on paddle boards floating on suburban lakes.

Thanks to quick action, innovative procedure, Crystal Lake stroke victim makes full recovery

May 29 2016 | 8:43 am - Steve Sebby, 33, of Crystal Lake didn't think much of the crick in his neck giving him headaches until he was hit by “insane dizziness.” He was having a stroke.

Fittest Loser At Work Tip: Improve desk ergonomics

Apr 06 2016 | 12:23 pm - Sitting in one position for long hours can wreak havoc on your posture. Move your position at least every 15 minutes and follow these tips to improve your desk ergonomics.

How to keep your heart healthy

Feb 19 2016 | 12:16 pm - An estimated 82 million Americans suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease. So, what are some steps you can take to keep your heart healthy? A local cardiologist offers some heart health tips.

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