Health and Fitness
CHAMPAIGN — Christie Clinic will hold public flu shot clinics from 7 a.m. to noon on Oct. 4 at all its locations.
Other public flu shot clinics will be offered at Christie Clinic at 1801 W. Windsor Road, C, at the following times and dates:
— 7 a.m. to noon Nov. 1 and Dec. 6.
Things lean and mean STEVE WARNS won't do after finishing today's Crazy K at the Champaign County Fairgrounds (preview, B-1):
— Party. "I will be more interested in going to bed," he said.
— Show off a first-place ribbon. "Me and my knocked knees aren't going to set any records," he said. "But barring any major broken bones, I WILL finish."
CHAMPAIGN — A spike in respiratory illness resulting from enterovirus hit at least one local hospital in recent weeks, and public health officials are preparing to notify area schools and day care centers.
By Leia Kedem
Dietitians don't always have the answers. We know what foods to eat and in what amounts for certain conditions, but it's not as cut-and-dried as just following the diet, especially when it comes to weight loss.
CHAMPAIGN — Parkland College is joining with Christie Clinic Foundation to offer free seminars on getting and staying healthy.
Each will be held from 7:30-8:30 a.m., with continental breakfast included, at Christie Clinic at 1801 Windsor Road, C.
They dates and topics are:
Oct. 2: Living in the now for optimal health.
URBANA — Spices and condiments may be capable of doing more than beefing up the flavor of foods.
Researchers are working on fortifying some of these commonly used products, such as soy sauce and curry powder, to help make up vitamin and mineral deficiencies in developing countries around the world.