Health and Fitness

Health and Fitness

Entertainment listings, March 15-22, 2018


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A change of heart

Daniel Grayson says running saved his life.

Family Life | Dump the excuses and get yourself moving


As New Year's resolutions start to fade, we hear more and more excuses for why we are not able to complete our goals. "There's not enough time in the day!" "It's too cold outside!" "It's not fun!" "I'm too old!"

Medical-marijuana referral clinic coming to Savoy in April

SAVOY — Medical Cannabis Outreach plans to open a new clinic in Savoy next month.

It will be open one day a week and will have a physician on hand to evaluate and certify patients who qualify for medical-cannabis use, according to Medical Cannabis Outreach owner Eric Sweatt.

Entertainment listings, March 8-15, 2018


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Stroller donated to Tuscola girl who routinely defies doctor's expectations

TUSCOLA — When Dilynn Wilson was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when she was just a year old, some doctors told her family she would never be able to walk on her own.

Now, at 8 years old, Dilynn can make it through the school day without braces.

Community Wellness | Tips to make produce last longer


Experimental treatment fights food allergies with hair of the dog

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CHAMPAIGN — Starting with a tiny dose of peanut powder he got in a doctor's office, 11-year-old Kyan Pope has been gradually kicking one of his food allergies to the curb.

Wired In: Indu Rupassara

Each week, staff writer Paul Wood chats with a high-tech difference-maker.

YMCA installs cameras in parking lot after several vehicle burglaries

CHAMPAIGN — Officials at the Stephens Family YMCA hope that beefing up security may discourage opportunistic thieves from taking advantage of their members.

Last week and this week, security cameras were installed on the outside of the athletic complex at 2501 Fields South Drive, C, in response to vehicle burglaries there.