All Entries by Sharon Parmet

Condensation inside a water bottle

February 11, 2014

Exposure to BPA linked to prostate cancer later in life

Common chemical in plastics ‘hard to avoid’

Dr. Dimitri Azar, Marcelo Bonini, Beata Wolska, J. Michael O’Donnell, E. Doug Lewandowski, R. John Solaro, Jesus Garcia Martinez, and William Roach, Jr.

February 11, 2014

Supporting ‘next generation of scientists’

Researchers celebrate $1.5 million in funding from American Heart Association

Dick Durbin & Dr. Robert Winn

February 4, 2014

Political leaders tour new Mile Square Health Center

‘Amazing adventure into the 21st century of health care delivery’

Riad Barmada

January 29, 2014

Orthopaedic surgeon Riad Barmada, 84

Former head of orthopaedics worked to bring more women, minorities to field

little girl and inhaler

January 28, 2014

Research seeks improved treatment for children with asthma

Rates of respiratory ailment disorder unusually high in Chicago

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Dr. Robert Winn, and Dr. Kameron Matthews

January 14, 2014

Mile Square Health Center: comprehensive care, one location

New facility expects 76,000 patient visits this year

Robert Winn greets a patient

January 7, 2014

New Mile Square Health Center facility opens

New facility will offer urgent care, specialty services, primary care

water bottle

January 7, 2014

BPA increases risk of cancer in human prostate tissue

Fetal exposure to common plastic additive may have serious results later

Bellur Prabhakar

January 3, 2014

Loss of function of a single gene linked to diabetes in mice

Gene defect prevents insulin from ever reaching bloodstream

Rendering of the new Mile Square Health Center on Wood Street

January 2, 2014

UI Health opens new Mile Square Health Center

State-of-the-art facility offers much more than primary care

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