Heart attacks are not always easy to diagnose in women
Q: A month ago, our 69-year-old mother became nauseated and had pain in her jaw. Then she got so weak that my brother made her go to the ER. It turned out she'd had a heart attack. She never had chest pain, so she had no idea anything bad was going on. Is that common?
Go back to the basics to get resultsWhen it comes to getting results with exercise, it's common to overcomplicate the process. Let's get back to the basics and lay the foundation of what it really takes to get results.
Wouldn't more shade be so coolWhether your outdoor living space is used to host barbecues, throw pool parties or relax with a good book, adding a shade structure can contribute to the comfort and design of your outdoor retreat and keep you protected from wind, rain and harmful ultraviolet rays.
Apple changes kids app guidelines following criticism from developersUnder the revised rules, advertising will be allowed, as long as it has been vetted for appropriateness.
Barrington High student leading team in memory of dad in ALS Walk for LifeBarrington High School junior Aubrey Launer will debut as Saturday as captain of a team walking in memory of her late father and raising money for the Les Turner ALS Foundation.
Itasca's Springbrook Nature Center offers chance to quietly reconnect with natureIt's not exactly Atlantic City, but Itasca's Springbrook Nature Center features plenty of boardwalks and other paths that wind their way through marshes, prairies and woodlands.
Des Plaines church added to National Register of Historic PlacesThe First Congregational Church building in Des Plaines has been named to the National Register of Historic Places, just in time for the congregation's 150th birthday next month.
St. Charles Jazz Weekend to feature 35 shows at 16 venuesThe eighth annual St. Charles Jazz Weekend, featuring 35 performances at 16 venues, aims to draw visitors to the city's downtown Sept. 12-15.
Historic West Dundee church refurbished into vintage marketIt hasn't been used for worship services in years, but the historic white church next to the West Dundee village hall has become an oasis of sorts for Angelike Ajroja. She has transformed the building into her new vintage market called the Half Full Nest, which opens Saturday.
Fireworks show Friday to kick off West Dundee Heritage FestIt's time to light up the sky with one more pyrotechnics spectacular before the countryside submits to autumn's dazzling displays of color. That's where West Dundee Heritage Fest comes in. The Friday fireworks show kicks off the three-day festival running Sept. 13-15.
Backyard chickens clear first hurdle in Rolling MeadowsBackyard chickens in Rolling Meadows cleared their first hurdle this week, with aldermen voting 4-3 in an early first reading vote Tuesday to allow the egg-laying hens on residential properties.
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