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High heels can cause a number of foot problems, yet most women arent willing to give their shoes the boot, according to podiatrists at Loyola University Health System (LUHS). Ingrown toenails are among the most common ...
Health Feb 28, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
In a study published in Nature Medicine, Loyola researchers report on a promising new technique that potentially could turn immune system killer T cells into more effective weapons against infections and possibly cancer.
Immunology Feb 26, 2012 | 4.9 / 5 (7) | 0 |
People with celiac disease are at risk for osteoporosis, according to physicians at Loyola University Health System (LUHS). A 2009 New England Journal of Medicine study supports this correlation. Researchers believe that p ...
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Feb 23, 2012 | 4 / 5 (2) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Its been more than a month since New Years and swimsuit season is lurking on the horizon how are those weight-loss resolutions working out?
Health Feb 15, 2012 | 3.8 / 5 (4) | 0
(Medical Xpress) -- Breast augmentations are the most common form of plastic surgery nationwide, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Loyola University Health System plastic surgeons are seeing similar trends ...
Other Feb 14, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
Valentine's Day has turned into a day of indulgences. Whether swimming in the eyes of the one you love over a luscious dinner or drowning your loneliness in a box of chocolates, Valentines Day can be a big road bump ...
Health Feb 09, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
To hug or not to hug, that really is the question. Weve all had those awkward moments. Should I go in for the hug? Im not a hugger, what should I do? What about in the medical setting? Is it ever OK to hug your ...
Other Feb 08, 2012 | not rated yet | 0
On Valentine's Day, people who have been unlucky in love are sometimes said to suffering from a "broken heart."
Health Feb 08, 2012 | 2 / 5 (2) | 0
Within a few years, a new generation of easy-to-use blood-thinning drugs will likely replace Coumadin for patients with irregular heartbeats who are at risk for stroke, according to a journal article by Loyola University ...
Medications Feb 06, 2012 | 4 / 5 (3) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- A new magnetic therapy that treats major depression recently received a major boost when the government announced Medicare will cover the procedure in Illinois.
Psychology & Psychiatry Feb 06, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0
Forget the oysters and the champagne this Valentine’s Day. If you want to keep your true love’s heart beating strong, dark chocolate and red wine are the food and drink of love, said Susan Ofria, clinical nutrition ...
Health Feb 06, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 1
(Medical Xpress) -- Say I love you with flowers, chocolates or a greeting card, but be careful when you kiss this Valentines Day.
Health Feb 02, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 4
A Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine study includes some unexpected findings about the immune systems of smoke-inhalation patients.
Health Jan 13, 2012 | 3.8 / 5 (6) | 1 |
A study about how wearing contact lenses affects glaucoma measurements has been named the top presentation at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine's annual St. Albert's Day research symposium.
Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes Jan 13, 2012 | 4 / 5 (1) | 0 |
(Medical Xpress) -- New Year’s Eve is fast approaching and many plan on ringing in the new year with a few drinks.
Health Dec 30, 2011 | 5 / 5 (1) | 1