Discover Rush Spring 2014: The Beginnings Issue
Giving Babies a Great Beginning
A cry, a breath — and so it begins.
Patient Stories: Two Brand-New Starts
Facing Down the Fear of Breast Cancer
At 40, Karen Lewis had her first mammogram. After evaluating the findings and noting an abnormality, the radiologist recommended Karen return in six months. Instead of six months, Karen waited six years.
A New Kidney Brings a New Beginning
Tom Bresnahan's symptoms — fatigue, achiness, sinus pain — progressed slowly over several years. "I would say, 'Oh, I'm getting old,'" Tom says. "Or doctors would think I had a sinus infection." By 2012, though, he was beginning to realize something else must be wrong.
Advice for New Beginnings
How to Go Gluten-Free
You finally have something to attribute those symptoms to: celiac disease. Now comes the realization that you need to get rid of the gluten in your diet. Here's how.
Three Tips for Setting Smart Goals
Advice from a psychologist who helps people make lifestyle changes.
Rush in the News
Testosterone Levels Linked to Parkinson's Disease
The Link Between Body Fat and Memory Loss
Mind-Body Medicine and Ulcerative Colitis Study
Obese Adult and Gut Bacteria Study
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