Latest Rush University Medical Center in Chicago Stories

2012-03-22 22:56:14

Organizations in the Chicago area report an increase of health-improvement and wellness programs according to a survey conducted in September 2011 by Aon Hewitt in partnership with Rush Health.

2012-03-22 13:39:30

“Our study is timely as the United States population continues to rapidly age and researchers try to identify factors that could decrease memory and thinking problems in older adults,” said Robert S. Wilson, PhD, study author and neuropsychologist at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

Undetected Lesions Could Cause Symptoms of Old Age
2011-09-02 05:50:47

Tiny, blocked blood vessels in the brain, undetectable by modern-day technology, could be to blame for tremors, slower walking and changes in posture typically associated with aging.

2010-10-26 10:11:00

MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, one of the top academic medical centers in the United States, has awarded a five-year, $25 million contract for medical equipment and health IT consulting services to Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

2010-03-23 11:44:41

People with Alzheimer's disease experience a rate of cognitive decline four times greater than those with no cognitive impairment according to a new study by researchers at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

2008-10-07 09:10:28

A new study of scald burn injuries shows that microwave ovens are a serious safety issue to young children.

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