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Call to action for better pain relief for preemies

04/22/2016 02:07 PM EDT
OAK LAWN, Ill. >> It happens every day to the most vulnerable infants in hospital intensive care units: fragile babies born way too soon are poked, prodded and jabbed as part of medical care meant to help them survive — and it can be heart-wrenching to watch. 
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Ask Dr. K: Get what you need from food, not pills
04/22/2016 02:07 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> It seems like several years ago all my friends were taking antioxidant pills. Full Story

Health Take-Away: Simple walking routine will change your life
04/22/2016 02:07 PM EDT - Nice weather always brings out the walkers. It's a terrific way to exercise and get back into shape for the beautiful spring and summer months ahead. Full Story

Ask Dr. K: PTSD can be caused by many things
04/15/2016 10:05 AM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> Last year, a truck ran a red light, totaled my car and nearly totaled me. Full Story

National Infant Immunization Week: Doctors on why you should vaccinate your child
04/15/2016 10:04 AM EDT - Measles — an illness recognizable by a whole-body rash and more serious symptoms such as high fevers above 104 degrees — was contracted by nearly every child in the 1950s. Full Story

Myth vs. Fact: Understanding what autism diagnosis means
04/15/2016 10:02 AM EDT - April is Autism Awareness month. The term, "autism" is common in the media and in our homes as the number of individuals diagnosed with autism escalates. Full Story

Alcohol awareness month: Getting help, figuring out if you have a problem
04/11/2016 05:56 AM EDT - The opioid crisis has garnered a lot of attention in America lately, but another substance remains an issue, even if it doesn't make headlines — alcohol. Full Story

Health take-away: Prevent colon, rectal cancer with one test
04/08/2016 03:55 PM EDT - "That wasn't so bad." This is the most common reaction I hear from patients when I meet them in recovery after a colonoscopy. Full Story

Ask Dr. K: Meds not always needed to treat BPH
04/08/2016 03:55 PM EDT - DEAR DOCTOR K >> I have BPH. The symptoms don't interfere with my work or home life very much. Full Story

'Heelers for healers' helps stressed-out hospital workers
04/01/2016 03:36 PM EDT - CHICAGO >> Patients who delay getting treatment and insurers who balk at paying for it are among job stresses that Chicago nurse Ben Gerling faces on a semi-regular basis. Full Story

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Beyonce and Jay Z not wearing wedding rings

Amid controversy over Beyonce album “Lemonade” and its possible references to Jay Z cheating, both superstars were spotted without wedding bands on Wednesday night.