More Health & Wellness News
Benefits of Omega 3 fish oil supplements outweigh risks
Eating fish two times a week is recommended by the American Heart Association to...
- Posted June 11, 2010
Cyberbullying: When chatting online goes too far
It starts with a rumor. A murmur behind closed doorsâ€”or open phones. Soon it...
- Posted June 11, 2010
LivingWell Cancer Resource Center Bridge Walk leads to fun, funds
Genevaâ€”Beautiful weather and more than 1,500 participants, plus a record-breaking $240,000 in fundraising, helped...
- Posted June 4, 2010
Keeping mom healthy
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department announced a new service that will provide health...
- Posted May 31, 2010
West Nile Virus season is here
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department is cautioning residents now that as the warm...
- Posted May 24, 2010
Support for women who lost their mothers
Genevaâ€”Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice is introducing a new support group for women who have...
- Posted May 14, 2010
Delnor offers free session on fibromyalgia
Genevaâ€”Imagine being one of the estimated 7 to 10 million Americans who often suffer...
- Posted May 13, 2010
Free worry, anxiety seminar May 17
Genevaâ€”Adults interested in learning about worry and anxiety are welcome to join TriCity Family...
- Posted May 12, 2010
Cancer survivors prepare for Bridge Walk
Genevaâ€”On May 15, more 1,500 people whose lives have been touched by cancer will...
- Posted May 10, 2010
Teens and online social networking
Friendships are everything to teens. The new technology avenues of today have provided many...
- Posted May 9, 2010
State health department recognizes National Infant Immunization Week
Illinoisâ€”Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. Damon T. Arnold encouraged parents to talk...
- Posted May 3, 2010
Jazzercise raises funds for breast cancer survivors
The organization's goal is to empower breast cancer survivors to get back in the...
- Posted April 24, 2010
Delnor provides pain relief opportunities
Genevaâ€”Persistent pain is often a misunderstood health issue that affects nearly 75 million Americans.
- Posted April 12, 2010
Delnor hosts seminar on senior safety
Genevaâ€”Senior citizens can learn how to stay safe and be prepared for emergencies, disasters...
- Posted April 7, 2010
Lacing up for 10,500 Reasons
GENEVAâ€”In two months, walkers from across the state of Illinois will lace up for...
- Posted April 7, 2010
Delnor hosts Ladies Day Out event
Genevaâ€”Women take on lots of rolesâ€”mom, wife, daughter, businesswoman, coach, cook, chauffeurâ€”the list is...
- Posted March 28, 2010
Registration open for Healthy Hop Run/Walk
Kane Countyâ€”The Kane County Health Department is now taking registrations for its 11th annual...
- Posted March 22, 2010
Livingwell Cancer Resource Center offers lymphedema program
GENEVAâ€”From 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 16, LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, a...
- Posted March 15, 2010
Rural asthma study launches in Midwest
Regionalâ€”This week, Madison-based Reciprocal Sciences, with funding from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control...
- Posted March 14, 2010
Delnor Home Health named top provider
Genevaâ€”Delnor Home Health Care has been named to the 2009 HomeCare Eliteâ„¢, a compilation...
- Posted March 8, 2010
Support for suicide grievers
Light Finders, a support group for survivors of suicide loss, is being offered by...
- Posted March 1, 2010
Conley Outreach welcomes new grief facilitator
Elburnâ€”Lora Windsor, LCSW, CADC, CT, has been helping families in the valley area for...
- Posted February 22, 2010
Women invited to â€˜Messages from the Heartâ€™ Feb. 21
Bataviaâ€”All area women are invited to "Messages From the Heart" on Sunday, Feb. 21,...
- Posted February 17, 2010
AID plans to use backyard sport to raise funds
Elginâ€”Cornhole, bags, baggo; whatever you may call it, there is no denying that it...
- Posted February 10, 2010
TriCity Family Services to present â€˜Parenting Difficult Adolescentsâ€™
Kane Countyâ€”Join TriCity Family Services for a Parent Support & Education Series presentation. "Parenting...
- Posted February 9, 2010
Ladies Night Out to benefit Mutual Ground
Sugar Groveâ€”More than 25 vendors invite potential customers to enjoy an evening of appetizers,...
- Posted February 8, 2010
Suicide Prevention Services seeks hotline volunteers
Bataviaâ€”Suicide Prevention Services is seeking hotline volunteers to help reduce and eliminate suicide and...
- Posted February 3, 2010
Department on Aging provides tips to keep seniors safe, warm
Springfieldâ€”With the winter fully set in, Illinois Department on Aging Director Charles D. Johnson...
- Posted February 2, 2010
Presentation set for parents, providers for small children
If you have ever had a question about the social, emotional, behavioral, or developmental...
- Posted February 1, 2010
KC selected for program to fight childhood obesity
Kane Countyâ€”Kane County was awarded a $360,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation...
- Posted January 25, 2010
H1N1 Flu still causing illness, hospitalizations and deaths
The H1N1 flu continues to circulate throughout the state. Last week, 67 additional hospitalizations...
- Posted January 19, 2010
National Influenza Vaccination Week aims to raise awareness
Kane Countyâ€”Itâ€™s never too late to get a flu shot, and what better time...
- Posted January 14, 2010