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Dec 5, 2017 9:00 AM Health & Fitness

Thanksgiving is increasingly becoming a day for running. more

Nov 13, 2017 6:00 AM Holiday Fun

Every second counts. Plan two ways out. more

Oct 13, 2017 10:40 AM Best of the 'Burbs

Shriners Hospital has created an app to help parents detect scoliosis concerns in their kids. more

Oct 13, 2017 10:39 AM Special Needs

Chicago Parent Columnist Cheryl Leahy put the trendy Vampire Facial to the test with some surprising results. more

Oct 9, 2017 9:03 AM Stuff We Love

Solutions that don’t require needles or surgery. more

Sep 29, 2017 9:45 AM Health & Fitness

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Sep 22, 2017 3:43 PM Stuff We Love

We're waving the white flag. more

Apr 20, 2016 2:20 PM Babies

Fall in northern Illinois can be a glorious time. But for children who suffer from seasonal allergies, fall fun can come at a pretty miserable price. more

Jul 31, 2014 11:52 AM Health & Fitness

Meet Cohen -- a little boy with a common genetic disorder that most people have never heard of -- and his family, who are determined to spread the word. more

Jul 14, 2014 10:17 AM Special Needs

WebMD's Cold and Flu Map keeps Chicago families ahead of the sickness curve this winter. more

Nov 22, 2013 1:01 PM Health & Fitness

Doctors are seeing a lot of cases of strep as fall winds down. One Loyola doctor shares the symptoms to help parents know what to do. more

Nov 18, 2013 3:44 PM Health & Fitness

When a large rare tumor was found on the neck of Sofia Espinoza's baby, doctors quickly decided to deliver him using an extremely risky and complex procedure. more

May 10, 2013 12:05 PM General Parenting

Why juice should be treated as a special occasion treat, not a daily staple in your child's diet. more

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