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UCM REACT program receives $2 million federal grant to support children affected by violencephysical health problems such as diabetes and heart disease. Comer Children's
UCM REACT program receives $2 million federal grant to support children affected by violence
News-Medical-Net / Posted 12 hours ago
physical health problems such as diabetes and heart disease. Comer Children's anticipates helping nearly 1,300 patients and families through UCM REACT. The clinic and the screenings are set to begin this fall. University of Chicago Medical... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man, 70, among five Sunday shootings victimsof South Ingleside Avenue in the city's Woodlawn neighborhood at 11:24 a.m., po
Man, 70, among five Sunday shootings victims
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
of South Ingleside Avenue in the city's Woodlawn neighborhood at 11:24 a.m., police said. He got himself to University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition had stabilized. At 11:05 a.m. in the 6700 block of South Aberdeen Avenue in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
6 wounded in city shootingswere arguing when shots rang out across an empty lot. The woman was shot in the
6 wounded in city shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
were arguing when shots rang out across an empty lot. The woman was shot in the foot. She was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center for treatment, police said. About 10:15 a.m., a 23-year-old man was wounded in the city's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Shootings wound 3 in Humboldt Park, Washington Parkwas stabilized. The younger man suffered gunshot wounds to his right leg, and h
Shootings wound 3 in Humboldt Park, Washington Park
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
was stabilized. The younger man suffered gunshot wounds to his right leg, and his friend took him to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized, Tannehill said. Earlier, about 2:45 p.m. in the Humboldt Park... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UChicago opens new Family Birth Center inside Comer Children's Hospital- Chicago Lying-In - opened on the UChicago campus in 1931, tens of thousands o
UChicago opens new Family Birth Center inside Comer Children's Hospital
News-Medical-Net / Posted 7 days ago
- Chicago Lying-In - opened on the UChicago campus in 1931, tens of thousands of children have been born on the medical campus. More than 2,100 babies were born at UChicago Medicine over the last twelve months. University of Chicago Medical... Read more
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NBC Chicago
12 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicagoa home in the 5900 block of South Halsted when he was shot in the buttocks, pol
12 Wounded in Weekend Shootings Across Chicago
NBC Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
a home in the 5900 block of South Halsted when he was shot in the buttocks, police said. He took himself to the University of Chicago Medical Center, though police did not disclose his condition. About 9:55 p.m., a 32-year-old woman was standing... Read more
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Officer.com
Retired Chicago Deputy Police Chief Wounded During Robberywas hit in the arm and the gunman, 21, was struck in the lower body, police sai
Retired Chicago Deputy Police Chief Wounded During Robbery
Officer.com / Posted 11 days ago
was hit in the arm and the gunman, 21, was struck in the lower body, police said. Coffey was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center, where his condition was stabilized. The suspect was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
University of Chicago Medicine to break ground on new emergency departmenttransportation times for patients in need of immediate intervention, if not lif
University of Chicago Medicine to break ground on new emergency department
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
transportation times for patients in need of immediate intervention, if not life-saving intervention," said University of Chicago Medical Center President Sharon O'Keefe. The new emergency department will be 76 percent larger than the current... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Former Chicago Deputy Police Chief Shot in Robbery Attemptthe shoulder, authorities said, and returned fire, striking the offender. The
Former Chicago Deputy Police Chief Shot in Robbery Attempt
NBC Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
the shoulder, authorities said, and returned fire, striking the offender. The retired officer was taken to the University of Chicago Medical Center and was listed in stable condition, police said. The suspect was taken to Advocate Christ Medical... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Retired police commander man wounded, shoots attacker on South Sidewalking with a friend when someone held them up at gunpoint, a source said. Th
Retired police commander man wounded, shoots attacker on South Side
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
walking with a friend when someone held them up at gunpoint, a source said. The 73-year-old was taken to the University of Chicago medical center, where his condition was stabilized. The younger man was taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Scientists use computer model to explore geographical origins of influenza virusspread from continent to continent over a pretty short time scale, so it will b
Scientists use computer model to explore geographical origins of influenza virus
News-Medical-Net / Posted 13 days ago
spread from continent to continent over a pretty short time scale, so it will be exciting to see if we find similar patterns down the road once we have better surveillance of all these viruses," she said. University of Chicago Me... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago's violence is 'outside my door. And it always has been.'District. I didn’t flinch when cones blocked off parts of Martin Luther King D
Chicago's violence is 'outside my door. And it always has been.'
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
District. I didn’t flinch when cones blocked off parts of Martin Luther King Drive on my way home from the University of Chicago Medical Center. Detours are common — due to construction or President Barack Obama visits. But when I found out... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Distinguished Integrative Medicine Physician, Herbert Leon Jacobs, MD, will be Spotlighted in The Leading Physicians of the Worldall facets of his work. Dr. Jacobs has been in practice for many years, and is
Distinguished Integrative Medicine Physician, Herbert Leon Jacobs, MD, will be Spotlighted in The Leading Physicians of the World
PR NewsChannel / Posted 14 days ago
all facets of his work. Dr. Jacobs has been in practice for many years, and is currently serving patients at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Furthermore, he is the owner, president, and founder of Pacific Home Health Care in Chicago,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois to expand access to hepatitis C drugs, but not all Medicaid patients qualifygo far enough. "I think it's a step in the right direction," said Dr. Andrew A
Illinois to expand access to hepatitis C drugs, but not all Medicaid patients qualify
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
go far enough. "I think it's a step in the right direction," said Dr. Andrew Aronsohn, a hepatologist at the University of Chicago Medical Center. "It still doesn't offer access to everybody that has hepatitis C. I still think that everyone that... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study shows impaired sexual health and function common after heart attacks"The rehabilitation phase begins with the cardiologist counseling the patient a
Study shows impaired sexual health and function common after heart attacks
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
"The rehabilitation phase begins with the cardiologist counseling the patient about her or his functional capabilities and what she or he can expect, including physical, psychological, and sexual function." University of Chicago Medi... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New research sheds light on underlying genetic basis of heart arrhythmiaschannel blocker may be ineffective or even harmful. "We believe that a better u
New research sheds light on underlying genetic basis of heart arrhythmias
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
channel blocker may be ineffective or even harmful. "We believe that a better understanding of the mechanisms underlying the genetic risk of the disease will ultimately have a significant impact on treatment." University of Chicago Medical... Read more

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