All health medicine

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April 15, 2014

Massage therapy improves circulation, eases muscle soreness

May have benefits even for people who don’t exercise

April 8, 2014

UI Health offers free head and neck cancer screenings

At Mile Square Health Center locations

young woman singing at a recording studio

April 7, 2014

Free voice screenings for professional singers

Consultations available to musicians without health insurance

Tamar Heller

April 7, 2014

Grant improves wellness, preventive care for developmentally disabled

Program includes research, training, education, health promotion

Gail Prins

April 7, 2014

Researcher honored for findings on hazards of BPA

Showed link between fetal exposure to plastic additive, adult prostate cancer

spilled bottle of prescription pills

April 3, 2014

Rally raises awareness of prescription drug abuse

Leading cause of deaths from overdose in the U.S.

Maria Siemionow

April 3, 2014

Reconstructive transplant surgeon joins UIC

Polish physician performed first face transplant in U.S.

Kimberly Gosell

April 3, 2014

With no hope of kidney match, woman receives successful transplant

Orphan drug renders destructive antibodies harmless

Timothy Koh and Eileen Weinheimer-Haus

March 28, 2014

Vibration may help heal chronic wounds, researchers say

Findings could benefit people with type 2 diabetes

UI Hospital building at dusk

March 26, 2014

UI Health open late to help uninsured get covered

March 31 deadline to enroll in health insurance