All health medicine

Depression - Rejection reaction brain scans (F)

February 27, 2015

Heightened social pain in depression tied to pain perception

Physical, emotional pain both colored by neurochemical mechanism

Vertebrobasilar Flow

February 12, 2015

UIC-led clinical trial IDs patients at higher risk of second stroke

Research may lead to more effective treatments using available technology

Marcelo Bonini (F)

February 9, 2015

Researchers uncover signal that switches cells to cancerous metabolism

Drugs that target cancer metabolism could improve efficacy of cancer treatment

UI Hospital building at dusk

February 9, 2015

Get insured before Feb. 15 ACA enrollment deadline at UI Health

UI Health counselors work late to help patients enroll

XPC DNA repair protein

January 28, 2015

Damaged DNA may stall patrolling molecule to initiate repair

DNA-repair proteins may depend on a delay to recognize damage

pharmacy - stock photo

January 20, 2015

UIC College of Pharmacy creates M.S. in comparative effectiveness research

UIC to offer master’s degree, with specialization in comparative effectiveness research

pizza

January 18, 2015

Pizza adds significant fat, calories, sodium to youth diet

Nutritional content of popular food should be improved, study says

Adherens Junctions

January 9, 2015

Cellular mechanism protects lungs during severe infections

Research may lead to new treatments for acute respiratory distress syndrome

Physical therapy professor Alexander Aruin

January 9, 2015

Playing catch can improve balance, prevent falls in older adults

Research finds improvement after exercises with weighted medicine ball

Online programs

January 8, 2015

UIC ranked second in nation for online degree programs

New U.S. News & World Report survey continues UIC’s rise