Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing has received a grant from Searle Funds at The Chicago Community Trust. The foundation will give $146,000 to support Loyola’s Community Nursing Center in Rogers Park.
3/5/2014 11:25 AM EST
A neurosurgeon used a minimally invasive technique to repair an extremely rare blood vessel problem that caused bleeding on the brain of a three-year-old girl.
2/27/2014 3:00 PM EST
A new high-tech catheter device can improve outcomes of patients treated for atrial fibrillation, the most common irregular heartbeat.
2/27/2014 3:00 PM EST
Loyola University Health System has been recognized by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) and the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA) for excellence in breast-feeding care.
2/27/2014 1:00 PM EST
Shingles is a painful viral infection that affects almost one million people worldwide and 30 percent of Americans every year. Known as herpes zoster, it’s caused by the same virus that causes chicken pox, the varicella-zoster virus. The outbreak...
2/26/2014 12:00 PM EST
A vascular disease called fibromuscular dysplasia, which can cause high blood pressure, kidney failure, stroke and other symptoms -- mostly in women -- is “poorly understood by many healthcare providers,” according to a Scientific Statement from...
2/24/2014 6:50 PM EST
A new blood test can detect heart attacks hours faster than the current gold-standard blood test, a study has found. The new test measures a protein that is released to the bloodstream by dying heart muscle within just 15 minutes of cardiac damage.
2/24/2014 6:00 PM EST
Paula Hindle, MSN, MBA, RN, has been named vice president for nursing strategy and practice for Loyola University Health System. In this role, Hindle will work closely with Loyola’s parent organization, CHE-Trinity Health, and with Loyola...
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2/11/2014 10:00 AM EST
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.
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The Midwest is experiencing very dangerous levels of mold in the air which will result in headaches, itchy throats and runny noses for those with sensitive respiratory systems. Gottlieb Allergy Count, the official allergy count for the Midwest,...
9/20/2013 12:00 PM EDT
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Hospitals are synonymous with cleanliness and now Loyola University Health System is the first academic medical center in Illinois to take disinfection to futuristic levels. Nicknamed “Ralph” by the housekeeping staff at Gottlieb Memorial...
6/21/2013 10:00 AM EDT