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2013-12-02 23:01:14

Mancari’s of Oak Lawn is excited to announce their sponsorship of Breakfast with Santa, an event benefiting Hearts for Hope programs at Advocate Children’s Hospital this weekend. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Mancari’s of Oak Lawn is excited to announce their sponsorship of Breakfast with Santa, an event benefiting Hearts for Hope programs at Advocate Children’s Hospital. The event will take place this Sunday, December 8th at Ridge Country Club Country Club, located at...

2012-08-28 23:03:07

Two Chicago Cubs players will be visiting pediatric patients at a Chicagoland children's hospital on Tuesday, August 28. Oak Lawn, IL (PRWEB) August 27, 2012 WHAT:     Pediatric patients at Advocate Hope Children´s Hospital will be in for a treat when Chicago Cubs catcher, Steve Clevenger, and a second surprise Cubs player visit the hospital. The players will spend time with patients and family members for two hours before they leave to prepare for their night game...

2012-07-24 23:00:34

Only months after collapsing on her school playground from a near fatal cardiac arrest, nine-year-old, Advocate Health Care patient, Caitlyn O´Reilly will have the thrill of a lifetime as she hurls the first pitch during the Cub´s game on July 29. Oak Brook, Ill. (PRWEB) July 24, 2012 WHAT: Only months after collapsing on her school playground from a near fatal cardiac arrest, nine-year-old Caitlyn O´Reilly will have the thrill of a lifetime as she hurls the first pitch...

2010-04-06 07:39:36

Collaboration leads to significant findings At the University of Wisconsin-Madison, one of the most powerful magnetic detectors in the world is helping screen high-risk pregnant patients for rare but very serious fetal heart rhythm problems. Thanks to a collaboration with The Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; and Hope Children's Hospital, Chicago, the ultrasensitive detector measures magnetic signals coming from the tiny beating hearts of...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.