7/03/17

The REAL hard work of healthy living

When people think about a healthier life, they think about the "hard work" of regular exercise, a.k.a. "my recent cherry incident."

6/23/17

Safety a full-time job for Arcola farm family

Farm wife stresses that sunscreen is important for all, but outdoor workers should take special care to prevent skin cancer.

6/19/17

Cancer survivor triumphantly returns to the stage

Tai Chi instructor battles cancer with a return to teaching, focuses on getting stronger daily.

6/15/17

The NICU is a “hopping” place on Father’s Day

Kangaroo helps parents care for preemies, brings smiles to families spending an important day in the hospital.

6/14/17

Babies benefit from right-after-birth process changes

“I've never had a patient decline delayed cord clamping. Most everyone wants what is best for their baby."

6/12/17

A life you don't need to escape from

Do you seek opportunities for adventure in your everyday life? Do you truly enjoy how you spend the majority of your time?

5/26/17

Retreat introduces cancer survivors to a whole new world

Art therapy helps cancer survivor Sarah on her path to the new "normal."

5/05/17

Musical mom navigates cancer survivorship her own way

“I was busy, and I didn’t get it taken care of,” cancer survivor Perla Robertson said. “In my gut, I had a feeling.”

3/28/17

Living in harmony with lunges (or any other exercise you dread)

Making Health a Priority bloggers gets real. "I hate lunges because they're not fun. ... I must admit that I dread lunges."

3/16/17

Help your body warm up for spring activity, Shake the Lake

Carle cardiologist encourages exercise with a healthy dose of caution for those coming out of hibernation.