February 18, 2013New school health center opens in Brighton Park
Federally qualified center will help children, families in medically underserved neighborhood
February 14, 2013Cure Violence model reduces shootings in NYC
New report says approach reduced shooting rate 6 percent in Crown Heights, while other areas rose.
February 12, 2013Focus on the heart
By seventh grade, E. Douglas Lewandowski knew he wanted to be either a scientist, a point guard or a center fielder. Science won.
February 7, 2013Study: how young adults use e-cigarettes, snus
Do young smokers use “new” tobacco products to quit? A UIC study uses electronic diaries to find out.
January 29, 2013Treating mothers with ADHD may help children
Treating mothers who have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder — with medication or parent training — may help children at risk for ADHD.
January 28, 2013Islet transplant may slow atherosclerosis
Researcher Kirstie Danielson found positive results after Islet transplantation for type 1 diabetes.
January 22, 2013Executives recruited to UI Health’s leadership team
UI Health recruited four top health care executives to its leadership team.
January 15, 2013Study highlights disparity in workers’ compensation
White construction workers are awarded higher workers’ compensation settlements in Illinois than Hispanic or black construction workers School of Public Health researchers found.
December 19, 2012New leaders at UI Health to enhance patient-centered care
UI Health has recruited four top health care executives to its leadership team.
December 18, 2012Procedures to delay childbearing costly
Freezing eggs or ovarian tissue to delay childbearing for social reasons may prove too costly for society, a UIC analysis says.