Whole-brain radiotherapy can be delivered more safely to patients with brain metastases by avoiding the hippocampus according to a randomized phase III NRG Oncology trial presented at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual...
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Northwestern Medicine and Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago are coming together with the Drug Enforcement Administration to host collection sites for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 27.
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Northwestern Memorial Hospital joins elite group of hospitals to sign relationship-building agreement with the United Arab Emirates
Northwestern Memorial Hospital has been selected as a preferred provider of exceptional medical care for patients from the United Arab Emirates (UAE.) Northwestern Medicine joins a select network of leading US hospitals, including Mayo Clinic, Johns...
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Andrew Fishman, MD, director of neurotology and cranial base surgery at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, discusses symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of Ménière's Disease, a neurological disorder that can cause vertigo, hearing loss...
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During an acute stroke blood flow to the brain stops. Every minute that passes without oxygen, another 1.9 million neurons die. With two comprehensive stroke centers, clinical research and a growing telestroke program, Northwestern Medicine is...
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Northwestern Medicine, Lurie Children’s Hospital and the Drug Enforcement Administration team up for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
Every day, nearly 100 Americans die after overdosing on opioids, including prescription pain medications. Rates of prescription drug abuse in the U.S. are alarmingly high, as are the number of accidental poisonings and overdoses due to these drugs....
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Proton therapy treatment for prostate cancer is associated with higher survival rates and decreased risk of complications compared to intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) according to a new study by researchers at the Northwestern Medicine...
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The Northwestern Medicine Chicago Proton Center will host over 200 leading clinicians, physicists and researchers in the growing field of proton therapy at the 4th Annual Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group North-America (PTCOG-NA) Conference, being...
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22-Sep-2018 11:00 AM EDT
Northwestern Medicine Chief of Geriatrics Available to Comment on Apple Watch's Fall Detection Feature
18-Sep-2018 11:05 AM EDT
After reports of Anthony Bourdain's suicide, Inger Burnett-Zeigler, PhD, psychologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital available to discuss suicide prevention.
8-Jun-2018 7:05 AM EDT
Northwestern Medicines's Chief of Gastrointestinal Surgery available to comment on Colon Cancer Screening Recommendation Change
30-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the first non-opioid treatment to ease sudden withdrawal from opioids. Lucemyra was approved for up to 14 days of treatment for adults to ease common withdrawal symptoms like vomiting, diarrhea,...
17-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
16-May-2018 4:05 PM EDT
Nelson Bennett, MD, urologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital is available to comment on first erectile dysfunction (ED) cream in the U.S.
13-Feb-2018 6:05 PM EST
Northwestern Medicine expert, Dr. Tanya Simuni, available to discuss Neil Diamond's Parkinson's diagnosis.
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