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Four Loyola Physicians Named to Who’s Who in Hispanic Chicago

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Four Loyola Medicine physicians have been named to Negocios Now’s 2016 “Who’s Who in Hispanic Chicago.” Loyola has more physicians on the list than any other medical center.
15-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Two Groundbreaking Studies Signal Paradigm Shift in Breast Cancer Research

In a new paradigm of breast cancer research, physicians are fast-tracking promising new experimental drugs for further study, while immediately dropping drugs that don’t work. Two such studies are published in the New England Journal of Medicine.
7-Jul-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Loyola Among First Centers to Offer Absorbable Cardiac Stent

Loyola Medicine will be among the first health systems in the country to offer heart patients a new stent that is absorbed by the body. “Patients will demand this device once they understand the limitations of metal stents,” said cardiologist...
5-Jul-2016 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Devices Causing “Paradigm Shift” in Stroke Care

New devices called stent retrievers, which effectively reverse strokes, are revolutionizing the treatment of certain stroke patients.
24-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Life Is Art for Loyola Kidney Transplant Patient

A kidney transplantation means much more than good health to Jason E. Jones. The 53 year-old Hyde Park artist and Loyola Medicine patient draws daily creative inspiration from his chronic health experience. "My new kidney changed not only my life...
24-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Loyola Patients Win Four Medals at 2016 Transplant Games

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A Loyola Medicine liver transplant patient won three medals and a heart transplant won one medal during the 2016 Transplant Games.
23-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

How a Chicago Minister’s Lung Transplant Inspired a Patient in Ohio

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Cloyd Goley of Farmersville, Ohio was suffering from a debilitating lung disease when he read a newspaper story that gave him hope.
23-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Loyola Study Reveals How HIV Enters Cell Nucleus

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Loyola scientists have solved a mystery that has long baffled HIV researchers: How does HIV manage to enter the nucleus of immune system cells? The discovery, reported in the journal PLOS Pathogens, could lead to effective new drugs to treat...
15-Jun-2016 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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FDA Approves First Absorbable Cardiac Stent

5-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT

Health Tips for a Healthy Fourth of July

Fireworks. Parades. Outdoor sports. Barbecues. The Fourth of July holiday weekend is a time to celebrate with family and friends, not spend time in the emergency room. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 230 people go to...
1-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT

Extending Anti-Estrogen Therapy by Five Years Helps Breast Cancer Patients

6-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT

Ask a Loyola Burn Surgeon if the Burn/Severe Cold Scenes in the Revenant, Chicago Med and Chicago Fire Are True

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1-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST

Loyola Chicago Infectious Disease Expert Talks Zika Virus

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20-Jan-2016 1:05 PM EST

Do You Know Your HIV Status?

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Loyola offers HIV testing to all ED patients. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), of the 1.2 million Americans living with AIDS, one in eight do not know they are infected. To raise awareness for the importance of this...
1-Dec-2015 10:05 AM EST

Ten Secrets to a Long and Happy Marriage

Based on what he has learned during 35 years in the field, Loyola University Health System psychologist Michael Hakimi, PsyD, offers 10 tips for achieving a successful marriage.
8-Sep-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Contagion in the Herd: How One Person Can Set Off a Measles Outbreak

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Measles are becoming more commonplace, due to lack of vaccination, says Jorge Parada, MD, medical director of infectious disease at Loyola University Health System.
2-Feb-2015 2:20 PM EST

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