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Health System Giving Patients Free Vegetables to Improve Their Health

In an innovative program to improve the health of low-income patients, Loyola Medicine and its partners are giving patients a weekly cornucopia of fresh vegetables grown on urban farms. It's called VeggieRx.
5-Aug-2019 1:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Cardiac Arrest Survivor Reunites with Four Good Samaritans Who Saved his Life

When Hutz Hertzberg collapsed at Midway Airport in full cardiac arrest, four God Samaritans saved his life by administering CPR and shocking his heart with an airport defibrillator. He made a full recovery, and they reunited on the one-year...
27-Jun-2019 4:20 AM EDT Add to Favorites

This Father's Day, Make Sure Dad is Watching His Health

With Father's Day coming up, now is a good time for dads to take stock of their health and make sure they're current on screening tests for leading diseases such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes.
12-Jun-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Lakefront Bariatrics Accredited as Comprehensive Center

Lakefront Bariatrics of Chicago has received a national accreditation indicating it meets the highest standards for patient safety and quality of care.
6-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Minimally Invasive Procedure Treats Debilitating Swallowing Disorder

Loyola Medicine is among the first centers in Illinois to offer a new minimally invasive procedure to treat a debilitating swallowing disorder called achalasia. There are no incisions or scars, minimal pain and a fast recovery.
4-Jun-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Grateful Heart Patient Gives $1.5 Million Gift to Loyola Medicine Cardiology Division

Grateful for the exceptional care he received from Loyola Medicine cardiologist David Wilber, MD, FAHA, FACC, heart patient Donald Scott and his wife Susan have made a $1.5 million gift to advance cardiology treatments, education and research.
31-May-2019 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Loyola Medicine Initiative to Prevent Burnout in Young Physicians

Loyola Medicine pathologist Marissa Saint Martin, MD, is leading an initiative to help prevent burnout in young doctors.
30-May-2019 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Loyola Medicine Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Loyola Medicine, the top rated health system in Chicago's western suburbs, is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
30-May-2019 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Burn Specialists Issue Warning About Viral "Boiling Water Challenge"

6-Feb-2019 4:05 PM EST

Mercy Hospital Officials to Speak Prior to Emergency Department Reopening

20-Nov-2018 11:05 AM EST

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The Silent Pain of Endometriosis

Loyola Medicine Recognizes Endometriosis Awareness Month
20-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EDT

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For a Good Night's Sleep, Turn Off Your Smartphone

9-Mar-2018 3:05 PM EST

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How to Talk to Children About Scary World Events

Physician gives tips on how to have difficult conversations about world tragedies (i.e., shootings).
15-Feb-2018 1:05 PM EST

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Hyperthyroidism vs. Hypothyroidism: What's the Difference?

Loyola's Pauline Camacho, MD, Offers Tips for National Thyroid Awareness Month
15-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST

Six Tips to Survive Holiday Stress

how to cope with stress over the holiday month.
15-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST

Sleep Apnea Symptoms Corrected by ENT Procedure

Sleep Apnea Symptoms Corrected by ENT Procedure
13-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST

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Loyola University Health System is committed to excellence in patient care and the education of health professionals. We believe that our Catholic heritage and Jesuit traditions of ethical behavior, academic distinction, and scientific research lead to new knowledge and advance our healing mission in the communities we serve. We believe that thoughtful stewardship, learning and constant reflection on experience improve all we do as we strive to provide the highest quality health care.


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