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  • The loudest sounds in the world

    The human ear was designed to hear sounds up to 85 decibels (dB) before hearing loss occurs. Anything above 120 to 130 dB results in pain.
    Oct. 25, 2016 - 4:35 am
  • Tumors

    Some people hear the word “tumor” and automatically think of a pending cancer diagnosis, the ensuing chemotherapy and their world being turned upside ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 8:34 am
  • Medicare unveils far-reaching overhaul of doctors' pay

    WASHINGTON – Medicare on Friday unveiled a far-reaching overhaul of how it pays doctors and other clinicians. Compensation for medical professionals w ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 8:18 am
  • How your health and hearing go hand in hand

    It’s easy to believe that hearing has nothing to do with overall health. But hearing, or the lack ...
    Oct. 14, 2016 - 7:57 am
  • Get sciatica relief through chiropractic

    If you experience pain running anywhere from the neck all the way down to the foot, you may suffer from sciatica.
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Hearing aid care for every season

    Fall is here, and if you're a hearing aid wearer, there are some things you should know about seasonal maintenance. Allergy season affects hearing aid ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 9:44 am
  • Bill Clinton: Obamacare 'craziest thing in the world'

    ATHENS, Ohio – A day after framing President Barack Obama's signature health care law as "craziest thing in the world," former President Bill Clinton ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 1:50 pm
  • Coping with cancer

    Cancer doesn’t just affect you physically; it also beats you up emotionally. That’s why getting the support you need while battling the disease is cru ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 7:59 am
  • Links between hearing loss and aging

    It’s common to suffer from hearing loss as one ages. In fact, about one in every three people in ...
    Sept. 28, 2016 - 7:00 am
  • Reader Poll

    Are you voting for the Illinois transportation funds amendment?