All Entries by Sharon Parmet

Queer Aging: The Gayby Boomers and a New Frontier for Gerontology book cover

August 31, 2016

Book looks at how ‘gayby boomers’ are aging

Housing, isolation key issues

Soccer CPR event

August 19, 2016

Learn CPR before Chicago Fire game Aug. 24

Learn how to save a life

mosquito

August 16, 2016

Should babies born in areas harboring Zika be screened for eye abnormalities?

Investigating the virus’s impact on the eye

Bellur Prabhakar

August 8, 2016

Can diabetes be treated by blocking beta cells’ destruction?

A new therapy might mean fewer injections, associated risks

Elderly woman

August 3, 2016

UIC to host Chinese aging experts

Chicago to collaborate with sister city Shanghai

UI Hospital building at dusk

August 2, 2016

UI Health ranked No. 8 in Illinois

UI Hospital rises in U.S. News & World Report rankings

Neuron cell membrane structures include lipid rafts

July 28, 2016

Why do antidepressants take so long to work?

Researchers discover new binding site for SSRIs

Gary Slutkin

July 20, 2016

Cure Violence founder named a Chicago Humanitarian of the Year by UNICEF

Recognizes impact on improving children’s lives

close-up of the iris of an eye

July 20, 2016

Clinical trial tests cord tissue to treat macular degeneration

Supporting surviving rod and cone cells

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