CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- Despite the hype surrounding Ebola, medical experts say there are other viruses you should be more worried about.
SPRINGFIELD -- Representative Raymond Poe will undergo an adult stem cell transplant in Texas.
ILLINOIS -- With more cases of Ebola popping up in the U.S., medical staff in Central Illinois are on guard.
Birth control isn't just used for preventing pregnancy. Claudia Lennhoff, executive director with Champaign County Health Care Consumers, joins us now.
Update: 10:10 pm, 9/28/14, Sunday UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- This parent is one of millions who know firsthand what it's like having a child with an ear infection.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- A new invention from UI researchers could have a big impact on the world's blood supply.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI is getting closer to bringing a medical school to campus.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is the first state to recognize all three levels of stroke care.
MACON COUNTY -- A semi-truck driver is in the hospital after driving off the road.
ILLINOIS -- Part of a bill to control what you pay for healthcare was vetoed by Governor Quinn.
URBANA -- The end of summer means the start of football. Soon, kids will be lacing up their cleats to start practice.
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.
CHAMPAIGN -- ACL injuries are very common and there are some new techniques to repair them.
NATIONAL -- New research could help find a cure for Alzheimer's.
NATIONAL -- The acting head of the Department of Veterans Affairs testified Wednesday about the medical care scandal.
CHAMPAIGN -- An area man is now a trailblazer.
ILLINOIS -- It's going to be a little easier to get a flu shot.
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- Many lawmakers have the UI on their minds. They want to see a new medical school on campus.
ILLINOIS -- A drug which could help treat prison inmates with hepatitis C comes with a hefty price tag.
CHAMPAIGN -- A new medical college could be in the works at the UI.
Dr. Nathan walker from Christie Clinic joins us to answer your medical questions.
CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Promise Healthcare will soon offer more choices for medical needs.
This week's Face of the Race is Dr. Nathan Walker
NATIONAL -- Having your medical identity stolen is a growing problem.
CENTRAL ILLINOIS -- There may be one good effect from all the cold weather. Doctors say the frigid temperatures have indirectly put a small freeze on the flu virus.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state's first hand transplant program has launched at the Institute for Plastic Surgery at the SIU School of Medicine.
Update: 10:13 pm ILLINOIS -- The official state snack, popcorn, could be banned from public schools.
ILLINOIS -- More people are turning to e-cigarettes as an alternative to traditional tobacco products and it's sparking a statewide debate.
SPRINGFIELD -- Usually, anyone is welcome at the hospital, but now, some are asking people to stay home.
ILLINOIS -- A new study looks at how each state stacks up when it comes to emergency medical care. And the news isn't good for Illinois.
Latest: 10:04 pm, 1/14/14, Tuesday ILLINOIS -- More inmates are coming down with the flu.
URBANA -- This week, U.S. News & World Report rated the Dash Diet as the number one diet plan.
SPRINGFIELD -- Flu cases are now reported widely in Illinois and the numbers are going up.
CHAMPAIGN -- There's an urgent need for people with multiple sclerosis to participate in a clinical study in Champaign-Urbana.
LOGAN COUNTY -- One man is dead after a car crash.
NATIONAL -- The holiday season is around the corner and, for many, it's time to get started on gift shopping.
SPRINGFIELD -- A company is trying to inform lawmakers about the benefits of 3D mammograms in hopes lawmakers will allow for a Medicaid reimbursement for the procedure.
URBANA -- If peripheral artery disease goes untreated, it can lead to amputation or even death.
SPRINGFIELD -- When the last phase of the Affordable Care Act kicks in next year, everyone will pay a little more in taxes and so will the State of Illinois.
ILLINOIS -- The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is keeping an eye on human cases of the West Nile virus.
MOLINE -- A woman is happy to be more independent.
NATIONAL -- September is a time for fall and football, but it's also the beginning of another combination; allergies and asthma.
TAZEWELL COUNTY -- The first case of West Nile virus in a person has been reported here.
CHAMPAIGN -- For the first time in years, the Frances Nelson Health Center is open to new patients.
URBANA -- If you think you're getting all the health benefits from your broccoli, think again.
DANVILLE -- A mom is fighting to keep a state-funded medical waiver for her child.
MCLEAN COUNTY -- Rabies could be a problem this summer.
CHAMPAIGN -- People are taking advantage of a new way to get rid of old medicines.
DANVILLE -- A 17-year old boy is fighting to recover from three serious illnesses.