Physician Scientist Specialized in Thyroid Disorders, Dr. Antonio Bianco, Appointed Senior Vice Chair of Internal Medicine and Division Chief of Endocrinology at Rush University Medical Center
Dr. Antonio Bianco, a physician scientist working in the thyroid field, has joined Rush University Medical Center as professor of medicine, senior vice chair in the Department of Internal Medicine and division chief of endocrinology at Rush...
2/14/2014 9:40 AM EST
Rush University Medical Center dedicates the opening of the city of Chicago's, newest, advanced, state-of-the-art facility for women and infants.
2/7/2014 9:00 AM EST
A newly-developed, “designer” dietary fiber with an added potential prebiotic effect may eliminate the side effects of current treatment for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) which affects 10-20 percent of the population, disproportionately women. ...
1/16/2014 10:30 AM EST
U.S. Military Veterans Get One-of-a-Kind Opportunity at Rush University Medical Center to Help with Transitioning Back to Civilian Life
Recognizing the needs of Chicago area veterans like Ken, Rush University Medical Center developed a program to train military veterans in key health care IT technologies in order to jump start their careers.
11/8/2013 2:00 PM EST
Although there are several risk factors of dementia, abnormal fat metabolism has been known to pose a risk for memory and learning. People with high amounts of abdominal fat in their middle age are 3.6 times as likely to develop memory loss and...
10/9/2013 10:00 AM EDT
The results of a new study by bone and joint experts at Rush University Medical Center suggest that patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) who wear flat, flexible footwear, which allows natural foot mobility and provide sufficient support for the...
10/9/2013 9:00 AM EDT
Rush University Medical Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard University, and the Broad Institute, Share $7.9 million NIH Grant to Explore Molecular Basis of Alzheimer’s Disease and Discover Novel Therapies
The National Institutes of Health announced on Wednesday the award of a new research grant to discover, characterize and validate complex molecular networks and candidate genes that influence susceptibility to cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s...
9/18/2013 8:00 AM EDT
Rush Study Shows Effectiveness of Using Community Health Care Workers to Better Control Diabetes in Mexican American Community
In the Mexican American Trial of Community Health Workers (MATCH) study, participants visited in their homes by community health workers showed significant improvement in controlling their Type 2 diabetes.
8/20/2013 10:20 AM EDT