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Loyola Launches Institute for Transformative Interprofessional Education

Loyola University Chicago has established the Institute for Transformative Interprofessional Education (ITIE) to educate future health-care providers and professionals to work as a team to better care for patients.
30-Jul-2014 12:20 PM EDT

Loyola to Offer Help for Couples Dealing with Sexual Dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction among couples is common, yet it often goes untreated, according to specialists at Loyola University Health System’s Sexual Wellness Clinic.
30-Jul-2014 7:00 AM EDT

Loyola School of Nursing Students, Staff and Alumni Earn Accolades

Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing recognized recent accomplishments and honors for faculty, students and alumni.
29-Jul-2014 5:20 PM EDT

Loyola Named to Becker's List of '100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs'

Becker's Hospital Review has named Loyola University Medical Center to its 2014 edition of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems with Great Oncology Programs,” a compilation of organizations that are leading the way in quality patient care, cancer...
29-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Female Triathletes at Risk for Pelvic Floor Disorders and Other Complications

Female triathletes are at risk for pelvic floor disorders, decreased energy, menstrual irregularities and abnormal bone density, according to researchers at Loyola University Health System (LUHS). These data were presented today at the American...
17-Jul-2014 4:25 PM EDT

Childhood Friendships Crucial in Learning to Value Others

Friends play an extremely important role in a person’s life. From infancy on, we have a desire to connect and those early relationships help to mold and develop our adult character. Through interactions with one another, we learn to think beyond...
24-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Emphasizing Compassion in Nursing Orientation Leads to Fewer Pressure Ulcers, Falls

Nursing orientation programs that address both the compassionate and scientific aspects of patient care help to improve patient satisfaction scores and reduce the incidence of falls and pressure ulcers, according to data published in the Journal for...
23-Jul-2014 9:30 AM EDT

Free Skin Cancer Screenings to Be Offered at Chicago's Busiest Beach

Chicago-area dermatologists will offer free skin cancer screenings at the city's most popular beach this summer. The screenings will take place from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, at North Avenue Beach.
23-Jul-2014 9:25 AM EDT

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Dentist Appointment “Do’s and Don’t’s” For Best Results


Many dread a trip to the dentist but there are important things you need to do, and not do, in advance to have a successful visit. Communicating with your dentist before the visit is often critical. “If you have experienced a serious health...
16-May-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Resurgence of Measles in U.S. Brings Pain and Suffering to Children

According to the Centers for Disease Control the U.S. is seeing the largest outbreak of measles in decades. In 2000, the disease was considered eliminated from the country thanks to vaccines, but a combination of frequent international travel and a...
6-May-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Loyola Expert to Comment on Central Illinois Measles Outbreak

11-Apr-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Loyola Sports Medicine Experts Available to Comment on Injuries During Olympic Games

11-Feb-2014 10:00 AM EST

Heroin Use on the Rise, Loyola Toxicologist Says

In the wake of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death, Loyola University Health System toxicologist Christina Hantsch, MD, FACEP, FACMT, is available to talk about the rise she has seen in heroin overdoses in recent years.
6-Feb-2014 12:00 PM EST

Loyola Smoking Cessation Expert Believes E-Cigarettes Encouraging Youth to Try Nicotine


23-Jan-2014 11:50 AM EST

Arctic Cold Puts Kids at Risk. They Are More Vulnerable to Cold Than Adults

22-Jan-2014 2:00 PM EST

Loyola Infectious Disease Expert Talks About Impact of Temporary Halt in CDC Flu Surveillance

3-Oct-2013 2:00 PM EDT

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