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Loyola University Medical Center Pathologist Named 2020-2021 President of the American Society of Cytopathology

Güliz A. Barkan, MD, a genitourinary pathologist, and the director of cytopathology and the cytopathology fellowship program at Loyola University Medical Center, has been named president of the American Society of Cytopathology (ASC). Dr. Barkan,...
15-Oct-2020 11:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Lowell H. Steen, Jr., MD, Named Chief of Cardiology at Loyola Medicine

Lowell H. Steen, Jr., MD, Named Chief of Cardiology at Loyola Medicine
9-Oct-2020 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Neil Gupta, MD, Named Chief Medical Officer, Medical Group and Provider Services at Loyola Medicine

Chief Medical Officer Appointment
8-Oct-2020 8:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Loyola Medicine Radiation Oncology Chair Urges Cancer Screenings and Ongoing Care During COVID-19

As the pandemic continues, there has never been a more important time to continue with cancer screening—routine mammography, pap smears, colonoscopies—as well as ongoing treatment and care for cancer, says Loyola Medicine’s chair of radiation...
17-Sep-2020 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Getting a Flu Shot Has Never Been More Important

This fall, children and adults should receive a flu shot to prevent widespread illness, as cases of COVID-19 and the seasonal flu are expected to rise, potentially at the same time, says Loyola University Medical Center Chief Medical Officer Kevin...
15-Sep-2020 11:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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As Ragweed Levels Rise, It’s Time to Prepare for Fall Allergies

Ragweed levels are beginning to rise, says Rachna Shah, MD, an allergist who oversees the Loyola Medicine Daily Allergy Count. And as some allergy symptoms mirror those of COVID-19, seasonal allergy sufferers should be especially vigilant when...
18-Aug-2020 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Loyola University Medical Center Ranks #4 in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report

Loyola University Medical Center is ranked 4th in the state of Illinois and has been ranked among the top 5 hospitals each year since U.S. News hospital rankings started in 2013. Loyola has five nationally ranked specialties and is “high...
28-Jul-2020 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Loyola Researchers Identify Common Characteristics, Outcomes of Rare Pediatric Brain Tumors

In a new study, “Pediatric vestibular schwannomas: case series and a systematic review with meta-analysis,” appearing in the Journal of Neurosurgery, researchers at Loyola University Medical Center and Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of...
22-Jul-2020 4:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Why so many ACL injuries this season in the NFL?

28-Sep-2020 1:25 PM EDT

Expert says the new normal for high school and college athletes will include frequent testing, adherence to safety guidelines and flexibility as science and data evolve

16-Jul-2020 10:15 AM EDT

June 27 is PTSD Awareness Day: Know the Symptoms and Risk Factors for acute stress and PTSD During COVID-19

23-Jun-2020 6:50 PM EDT

Loyola Medicine Psychologists Offer Tips and Resources for Coping During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has quickly and drastically changed day-to-day life in the U.S., causing fear and anxiety. Loyola Medicine clinical psychologists Elizabeth Simmons, PsyD, and Laura Wool, PsyD, provide tips for coping and staying positive...
1-Apr-2020 10:15 AM EDT

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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