January 28, 2016Clashes with cops more injurious than civilian-only skirmishes
40 percent hospitalized had mental illness
February 10, 2015Kinesiology researcher wants to keep runners on track
The goal: reduced injury, improved treatments
January 9, 2015Playing catch can improve balance, prevent falls in older adults
Research finds improvement after exercises with weighted medicine ball
June 5, 2014Alcohol may protect trauma patients from later complications
Intoxication seems to have ‘substantial protective effect’
April 15, 2014Prevent injuries by teaching people to fall, or not to fall
Researchers developing treadmill program for physical therapy
March 20, 2014Can treadmill help seniors avoid falls?
Research aims to move fall prevention into the clinic
November 19, 2012Alcohol Provides Protective Effect, Reduces Mortality Substantially After Injury
Injured patients were less likely to die in the hospital if they had alcohol in their blood, according to a study from the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health — and the more alcohol, the more likely they were to survive.
October 11, 2012White Construction Workers in Illinois Get Higher Workers’ Comp Settlements: Study
White non-Hispanic construction workers are awarded higher workers’ compensation settlements […]