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  • Protect your smile with a mouth guard sponsored by Ronald Murphy Dentistry

    For those playing a sport where contact can occur, dentists all over say wearing a mouth guard is a must.
    Oct. 30, 2014 - 10:16 am
  • On alert for Ebola: Emergency officials, hospitals, county leaders get prepared

    Brad Wilton carefully pulled on a light brown hazardous material suit, put on a surgical mask and adjusted a hood. Afterward, Wilton, a firefighter an ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • North Aurora woman creates support group for celiac sufferers

    For 30 years, Sandra Wright suffered with digestive problems and never once found a doctor who could – in her words – “connect the dots and say, ‘Let’ ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Enterovirus D68 in decline in Illinois

    An enterovirus that has led to increases in illnesses among children – and is affecting those with asthma most severely – is declining in Illinois, ac ...
    Oct. 24, 2014 - 10:08 pm
  • Correct your smile without braces with Doctor Ronald Murphy Dentistry

    A simple conversation with your dentist can change your smile. For someone who wants to c ...
    Oct. 28, 2014 - 9:15 am
  • Geneva teen’s organization aims to ‘break the stigma of mental illness’

    GENEVA – Smiling teenagers crowded Flair on Third on Saturday afternoon in downtown Geneva, preparing makeup, hair and anything else that needed to be ...
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 7:53 am
  • Clinching and grinding can damage teeth says Batavia Dentist Dr. Murphy

    If you are experiencing sore cheeks or discomfort in your teeth or jaw, you may be grinding or clinching your teeth without even realizing it.
    Oct. 14, 2014 - 9:39 am
  • Geneva oncologist shares what it's like to treat breast cancer patients

    GENEVA – Dr. Perry Menini knows a lot of what he says in his initial contact with patients likely won’t be heard.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:51 pm
  • County health department coordinating with CDC to help monitor for Ebola

    The Kane County Health Department is coordinating efforts with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and other public health agencies now tha ...
    Oct. 2, 2014 - 10:13 pm
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