All Entries by Sharon Parmet
March 20, 2017A pocket-sized retina camera, no dilating required
And it’s cheap too!
March 7, 2017Urban Youth Trauma Center to expand training, services
Support for youth, families who have experienced trauma, violence in low-income neighborhoods
March 7, 2017$4M grant establishes worker health center
Center to improve health of people in low-wage, hazardous jobs
March 7, 2017Antidepressant side effects reported more by patients with panic disorder
‘People with panic disorder are especially sensitive to changes in their bodies,’ says Stewart Shankman
March 7, 2017Going gluten-free?
Diet may boost risk of arsenic, mercury exposure
March 3, 2017Ten million lives saved by 1962 breakthrough, study says
Falling vaccination rates could prove disasterous
February 28, 2017Documentary follows black students coming of age in rural America
‘Raising Bertie’ screens Thursday
February 28, 2017Women perform better than men on memory tests for Alzheimer’s
Estrogen plays a role in verbal memory, says UIC researcher Pauline Maki
February 21, 2017Documentary follows 3 black students coming of age in rural America
What happens when their alternative high school closes?
February 21, 2017East Meets West: Can cellphone use predict manic episodes in bipolar disorder?
App named a finalist in Apple’s ResearchKit competition