UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A new invention could save parents time and money when it comes to kids and ear infections.
Latest: 6:17 pm, 9/16/14, Tuesday DANVILLE -- An area school took home an award. Northeast Elementary Magnet School got a national award for health and nutrition.
WCIA-3 NEWS -- We have some family business to discuss. That's why we're sitting here. Because all of you are part of our family, we wanted to let you know what's been going on behind the scenes.
ILLINOIS -- More than 200 state schools will have access to more fresh fruit and vegetables this year.
We answer all your health related questions in this mornings editon of Ask Your Family Physician.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is the first state to recognize all three levels of stroke care.
NATIONAL -- The struggle to get kids to eat their veggies is timeless, but the battle may be easier at school.
NATIONAL -- CVS Pharmacy says it's time to start living up to its name.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Technology developed at UI could make it easier for people to check their blood sugar.
In this edtion of "Ask Your Family Physician" one question asks "As I age, what are tips or tricks to keep my metabolism high?"
Update: 5:38 pm, 8/31/14, Sunday NATIONAL -- A new study shows kids are not getting enough sleep.
ILLINOIS -- If you have a loved one cared for by a stranger, you'd want to make sure they're trustworthy.
In this edition of "Ask Your Family Physician" one viewer wants to know if there is any way to help a baby with a cold get rid of their excess fluids.
CHAMPAIGN -- Men are conditioned to be the strong ones. Oftentimes, traditional gender roles or family members push them into believing they cannot show weakness.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- By the end of this year, tens of thousands of military service members will be heading home from overseas.
ILLINOIS -- The first human case of West Nile virus is confirmed in the state.
"Cutting Government Waist": Champaign PD and Fitness 5-0
CHAMPAIGN -- When one area woman's weight was at its highest, Kaylee Williams was at her lowest, so she went to Crossfit class and found a second home.
CHAMPAIGN-URBANA -- MTD buses are always on the move. Now, the business is helping its employees do the same.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Concussions and beating the heat are two injuries usually on the minds of players, coaches and parents.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- A new program is aimed at getting young girls physically and emotionally healthy.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A sleep study at UI suggests workers need more sunlight.
Dr. Nathan Walker from Christie Clinic joins us for our "Ask Your Family Physician" segment. He answers questions with topics ranging from crones disease to sugar intake. Have a look to see what he has to say.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The Ebola virus is on U.S. soil and doctors at UI are preparing to test international students for it.
Update: 10:23 pm, 7/30/14, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- Schools have gotten safer for people with severe allergies.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- UI students now have another place to go if they need to see a doctor.
NATIONAL -- A new report shows social media is taking its toll on our health.
ILLINOIS -- The state is taking steps to help the transgender community.
Our family physician from Christie Clinic joins us to talk about questions regarding anxiety, skin health, and dieting.
CHAMPAIGN -- ACL injuries are very common and there are some new techniques to repair them.
CHAMPAIGN -- It's taken years for one Champaign County woman to reach one of her biggest goals. Now, she's Taking Action to help others follow in her footsteps.
After following John and Laura on their weight-loss journey for 20 weeks now, they're showing-off their new looks and new attitudes!
C-U Public Health supports Cutting Government "Waist," a new program to encourage a healthy work environment. Parkland College is one of the agencies on board.
Zucchini Pizza Boats.
With recent flooding we will be talking about mold, and when it becomes a serious health risk. Also, there have been outbreaks of "hand, foot, mouth disease" and we'll be talking about common causes and ways to prevent it.
NATIONAL -- A new report suggests too many kids are spending too much time in front of a TV or computer screen.
We are joined by Christie Clinic to help take kick some calories from a summer favorite -- frozen yogurt.
Dr. Dawn Brunner from Christie Clinic joins us to answer your medical questions. One viewer is having trouble with flexibility on their left side, and they want to know the cause. Check out this video to hear her expert advice.
URBANA -- People with heart failure and are out of treatment options may benefit from a new program.
MATTOON -- Temporomandibular joint dysfunction. It's quite a mouthful. It's also a mouthful of pain, but it doesn't have to be.
URBANA -- Caring for your pet involves an occasional trip to the vet.
ILLINOIS -- It's going to be a little easier to get a flu shot.
WE'RE RESCUING YOUR FAMILY RECIPE FOR LASAGNA. CUTTING CALORIES, BUT KEEPING IT A FAMILY FAVORITE.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Physical activity is important for all of us, especially children and young adults.
ILLINOIS -- The state wants to give babies a new test when they're born.
NATIONAL -- Understanding food labels can be difficult. So, the FDA is working to make counting calories a bit easier.
Dr. Nathan Walker from Christie Clinic joins us to answer your medical questions. One viewer asks if there is a good way to stop inflamation with out medicine?
LaDonna Jenkins from Carle Joins us for Food Facts as we take a closer look at chicken salad, and find ways to cut the calories.
As John and Laura continue to lose weight, they're also losing inches and eliminating more health risks. Join us in cheering on our Transformation 3 winners!
Dermatologist Jeremy Youse joins the morning show with an important reminder, after one skin cancer survivor shares her story.