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  • How baby bottles can cause tooth decay

    Even though they are temporary, a child’s teeth still need to be kept healthy. Tooth decay ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Restore Volume And Shape To Your Face With Juvederm Voluma XC

    With the release of Voluma XC, the field of cosmetic and plastic surgery has its first injectable filler gel that instantly adds volume to the face. T ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 9:42 am
  • Free hearing checks offered by Better Hearing Institute, Geneva Hearing Services

    GENEVA – Addressing hearing loss isn’t just about what a person hears – it’s about how a person feels and functions, according to the Better Hearing I ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • Lundberg Family Farms recalls organic brown rice flour

    Lundberg Family Farms of Richvale, California, has announced that it is voluntarily recalling specific bags of organic brown rice flour because they h ...
    Nov. 18, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Boosting diabetes awareness

    Shannon Shanahan’s daughter, Kate, was 3 years old when Kate began acting differently, not like her usual carefree self.
    Nov. 17, 2014 - 11:06 pm
  • Eye Lid Surgery Reverses Tired Features

    The eyes are the most dominant feature of the face and play a critical role in the kind of impression we make upon others. The effects of time can tak ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Tooth eruption begins around six-months-old

    When an infant is roughly six- to eight-months-old, they are likely to begin teething. “So ...
    Nov. 14, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Thumb sucking can affect teeth development

    Although it is not uncommon for an infant to suck their thumb or use a pacifier, prolonged thumb sucking or pacifier use can affect how a child’s teet ...
    Nov. 7, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Bears' Long visits Geneva

    Bill Chalifoux of Elburn meets Chicago Bears player Kyle Long during an event at the Cadence Fitness & Health Center in Geneva Oct. 28.
    Nov. 5, 2014 - 8:10 pm
  • Marathon Ventures recalling some items that contain raw macadamia nuts

    The Kane County Health Department is advising residents that the Bellevue, Nebraska, firm of Marathon Ventures Inc. is voluntarily recalling various r ...
    Nov. 3, 2014 - 3:07 pm
  • Protect your smile with a mouth guard sponsored by Ronald Murphy Dentistry

    For those playing a sport where contact can occur, dentists all over say wearing a mouth guard is a must.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • On alert for Ebola: Emergency officials, hospitals, county leaders get prepared

    Brad Wilton carefully pulled on a light brown hazardous material suit, put on a surgical mask and adjusted a hood. Afterward, Wilton, a firefighter an ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • North Aurora woman creates support group for celiac sufferers

    For 30 years, Sandra Wright suffered with digestive problems and never once found a doctor who could – in her words – “connect the dots and say, ‘Let’ ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Enterovirus D68 in decline in Illinois

    An enterovirus that has led to increases in illnesses among children – and is affecting those with asthma most severely – is declining in Illinois, ac ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:08 pm
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