All health medicine

pile of rice grains

February 13, 2017

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

Rice flour may be to blame

Boy shaving Alberto Locante's head for St. Baldrick's.

February 9, 2017

Going bald for cancer research

Children’s hospital hosts head-shaving event

Pauline Maki

February 7, 2017

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

Changing scoring may help women get diagnosed earlier

Young boy drawing with crayons

January 31, 2017

UIC recognizes Illinois ‘Champions for Children’

Five recognized for excellence in providing care for children with special needs

gut microbiome

January 27, 2017

Rebalancing gut microbiome lengthens survival in mouse model of ALS

More evidence of gut/brain relationship

Scott A Langenecker; CAVE

January 24, 2017

Brain scan before antidepressant therapy may predict response

Activity within brain networks is key

aerial view of School of Public Health and Psychiatric Institute

January 24, 2017

School of Public Health partners with Chicago public health office

Signing Academic Health Department agreement Jan. 25

Screengrab from a tablet application

January 20, 2017

App improves medication adherence for heart stent patients

Study shows 10 percent better compliance using app

UIC EMS

January 18, 2017

Gunshot victims in Cook County ‘under-triaged’ to community hospitals

Only 1 in 6 who need specialized care taken to trauma centers

Jeffrey Loeb; experts guide

January 13, 2017

UIC establishes neurological tissue bank; will use ‘big data’ to find cures

Focus is on epilepsy, ALS, brain tumors