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2015-02-13 12:27:38

Philanthropist's gift created a destination for world-class cardiovascular care in Chicago CHICAGO, Feb. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A decade after philanthropist Neil G.

2015-02-11 12:25:54

Northwestern Medicine experts argue that financial penalties may inadvertently punish high-quality hospitals CHICAGO, Feb.

2015-02-04 12:21:38

Northwestern Medicine researchers begin clinical trial to review new treatment for chronic amputee pain CHICAGO, Feb.

2015-01-22 16:24:52

Strong is a renowned colorectal surgeon with expertise in inflammatory bowel disease and colorectal cancer CHICAGO, Jan.

2015-01-20 16:24:15

Center features multidisciplinary caregivers and advanced technology in newest pavilion on Northwestern's downtown campus CHICAGO, Jan.

2015-01-13 16:25:56

Sometimes it's a real emergency; sometimes you just want to make sure it's not pink eye.

2015-01-06 16:24:15

Northwestern Medicine physician reminds Chicagoans to take extra precautions when the temperatures plummet and the snow piles up CHICAGO, Jan.

2015-01-05 16:24:16

A tall pile of wet, heavy snow is not the place to start a workout regime CHICAGO, Jan.

2014-12-02 16:27:52

Radiosurgery-guided procedure could offer hope for patients with benign and cancerous brain tumors CHICAGO, Dec.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.