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Having a Pharmacist at Stroke Patient's Bedside Speeds Administration of Critical Drug

In treating stroke patients, every minute counts. A drug called rtPA sometimes can stop a stroke in its tracks. Now a Loyola Medicine study has found that having a pharmacist at the patient's bedside can reduce the time it takes to administer rtPA...
16-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Loyola Medicine Pediatrician Offers Advice for Parents to Help Keep Children Safe from the Flu

Loyola Medicine pediatrician Bridget Boyd, MD, has some advice for parents on how to help their child fend off the flu and what to do if they do get sick.
8-Jan-2018 4:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

"Major Milestone" for New Noninvasive Heart Test

On Jan. 1, Medicare began covering a new noninvasive test for heart disease called FFR-CT. "Medicare coverage is a major milestone," said Loyola Medicine cardiologist Mark Rabbat, MD. "Millions of Americans now can potentially benefit from this...
4-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

High Success Rate Reported for Diabetic Charcot Foot Surgery

Nearly four out of five diabetic patients with severe cases of a disabling condition called Charcot foot were able to walk normally again following surgery, a Loyola Medicine study has found.
14-Dec-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Landmark CAR-T Cancer Study Published in the New England Journal of Medicine

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Loyola University Medical Center is the only Chicago center that participated in the pivotal clinical trial of a groundbreaking cancer treatment that genetically engineers a patient's immune system to attack cancer cells.
7-Dec-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Loyola Medicine Radiologist Kathleen A. Ward, Md, Named an Inaugural Fellow of the American Association for Women Radiologists

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Loyola Medicine radiologist Kathleen A. Ward, MD, FACR, FAAWR, has been inducted into the first fellowship class of the American Association for Women Radiologists.
8-Dec-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Study Suggests a Way to Stop HIV in its Tracks

When HIV-1 infects an immune cell, the virus travels to the nucleus so quickly there's not enough time to set off the cell's alarm system. Loyola researchers have discovered the protein that helps the virus travel so fast. Without this protein, the...
30-Nov-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

How One Altruistic Living Donor Helped Save The Lives of Three Kidney Transplant Patients

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Three Loyola Medicine kidney transplant patients received kidneys from three living donors on the same day in a transplant chain.
22-Nov-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Hyperthyroidism vs. Hypothyroidism: What's the Difference?

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Loyola's Pauline Camacho, MD, Offers Tips for National Thyroid Awareness Month
15-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST

Six Tips to Survive Holiday Stress

how to cope with stress over the holiday month.
15-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST

Sleep Apnea Symptoms Corrected by ENT Procedure

Sleep Apnea Symptoms Corrected by ENT Procedure
13-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST

Loyola Medicine Oncologist Patrick Stiff, MD, Co-Author of Landmark @NEJM CAR-T Study, Offers Measured Evaluation of Therapy.

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7-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST

Six Tips to Survive Holiday Stress

How to cope with the stresses of the pending holidays.
7-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST

Halloween Safety Tips From a Loyola Medicine Pediatrician

Tips and advice to make sure your child's Halloween stays a safe and fun one.
23-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Chicago Marathon Advice from Loyola Sports Medicine Physician

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Loyola Sports Medicine Physician Offers Tips for Chicago Marathon Runners
4-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT

Loyola Ophthalmologist Warns of the Dangers of Improper Viewing of Rare Solar Eclipse

Loyola Retina Specialist Offers Advice to Keep Eyes Safe During the Solar Eclipse
9-Aug-2017 2:05 PM EDT

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