Health in Peoria, IL

For all those times you are wondering, "how bad is it?," try OSF OnCall. Learn more at www.osfhealthcare.org/services/oncall/.

Born with tetralogy of Fallot, Jim Brandon's chances never looked good. Thanks to good habits and good luck, he's lived a long, healthy life.

There's plenty of myths regarding ticks, and many of them don't hold true. Don't stay out of the woods! Instead, get the facts on tick-borne diseases and learn how to stay safe while enjoying the great outdoors in all seasons.

With the experience and amenities for moms-to-be, OSF HealthCare birthing centers are the perfect place to welcome your baby into the world.

Finding a primary care provider can sometimes be a bit confusing. But one thing to remember is you have a choice, and it's yours to make.

'Safe' is in the eye of the beholder when it comes to how states' legally define drivers' vision versus how patients actually see the road, discrepancies all the more consequential with new research concerning glaucoma patients
"Whatever course of action is taken, it is important for the optometrist to openly and truthfully explain to the patient the potential risks and dangers to the driver and others…

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They are nutritious, inexpensive, shelf-stable and easy to use. A dietitian shares the most popular types.

Here are some ideas to make drinking water more interesting using natural additions -- fruit, herbs, even a few veggies.

OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois and its specialty clinic in Urbana provided care and support for a teen boy and his family.

OSF HealthCare has made it a priority to adopt the Baby-Friendly Initiative, a philosophy that helps mothers make the best choices for themselves and their babies.

Since being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2009, Leann has used education and exercise to keep her symptoms under control.

thyssenkrupp Elevator has acquired the Elevator division of Nashville Machine Company. Formerly the exclusive distributor in the Middle Tennessee area for thyssenkrupp Elevator, Nashville Machine Elevator (NME) has 130 employees, all of which will be given the opportunity to join thyssenkrupp. The office will be integrated into thyssenkrupp as one of its branches in the Southeast, joining ...

A fitness specialist explains the dos and don'ts of a successful exercise plan.

Say thank you to your caregiver – tell them how they made a difference. You can share your story or make a gift in their honor.

Since 2012, the Morton Potters Basketball team has hosted the OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois Gameball Run. The entire Morton Unit 709 School District and Bethel Lutheran School have been involved in fundraising over the years for this special event. All funds raised go directly to support the kids at OSF Children’s Hospital
Each school within the Morton School District conducts and participates in their…

Another Kewanee institution hit the 100 year mark this week. On Wednesday OSF HealthCare Saint Luke Medical Center celebrated the 100-year anniversary of