All Entries by Sharon Parmet

Reginald "Junior" Askew

February 28, 2017

Documentary follows black students coming of age in rural America

‘Raising Bertie’ screens Thursday

Pauline Maki

February 28, 2017

Women perform better than men on memory tests for Alzheimer’s

Estrogen plays a role in verbal memory, says UIC researcher Pauline Maki

Reginald "Junior" Askew

February 21, 2017

Documentary follows 3 black students coming of age in rural America

What happens when their alternative high school closes?

Peter Nelson and Alex Leow

February 21, 2017

East Meets West: Can cellphone use predict manic episodes in bipolar disorder?

App named a finalist in Apple’s ResearchKit competition

aerial view of University of Illinois Hospital and west side of campus

February 21, 2017

Need a ride? UI Health provides a lift

UI Health offers patients a lift

UI Hospital building at dusk

February 14, 2017

Need a ride? UI Health offers patients a lift home

Survey identified transportation as a barrier to care

Gary Slutkin

February 14, 2017

Cure Violence rises to No. 12 on list of top global NGOs

Uses public health approach to stop the spread of violence

pile of rice grains

February 13, 2017

Gluten-free diet may increase risk of arsenic, mercury exposure

Rice flour may be to blame

Jeffrey Loeb; experts guide

February 7, 2017

Neurological tissue bank to help uncover new cures

University of Illinois NeuroRepository will house tissue samples from patients with neurological disorders

Pauline Maki

February 7, 2017

Women perform better than men on memory tests for Alzheimer’s

Changing scoring may help women get diagnosed earlier

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