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Discover Rush Winter 2011  
Discover Rush Winter 2011 

Welcome to the Winter 2011 issue of Discover Rush, the health newsletter from Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Use the links below to explore the topic of curves, this issue's theme. You can also view the print version of the curves issue or visit our archive to browse issues on different themes.

Discover Rush Winter 2011: The Curves Issue

Facts About Curves
Read interesting tidbits about curves.

Thrown a Curve
Yanitza Rivera arrived at her 20 week ultrasound appointment eagerly anticipating the answer to one question: is it a boy or a girl? But the ultrasound revealed more than she had expected.

Web Exclusive: Ask a Fetal and Neonatal Expert
Address your questions to specialists from the Rush Fetal and Neonatal Medicine Center.

Easy as 1, 2, 3: Curves for Computer Use
Your body wasn't designed to sit in front of a computer for hours. But if it's inescapable, you can decrease the likelihood of pain and injury by working with your body's built-in curves and alignment.

The Curves of Your Core
The curves of your spine are essential to many of your body's functions. But the spice doesn't always curve as it should.

Web Exclusive: Ask a Spine and Back Expert
Address your questions to specialists from the Spine and Back Center at Rush.

Ahead of the Curve
When Rush University Medical Center began to plan the new hospital building set to open in January 2012, it had a challenging task: to see into the future.

How Physicians at Rush Keep a Step Ahead
The field of medicine advances rapidly. And at academic medical centers such as Rush, wher the next generation of clinicians are trained, physicians have a responsibility not just to keep up, but to stay ahead of the curve.

Navigating the Brain's Curves
Rush helps pioneer a breakthrough treatment for aneurysms.

Rush in the News

New Study May Spice Up Multiple Sclerosis Treatment
A neurological scientist at Rush has received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to evaluate whether cinnamon may be an effective treatment for multiple sclerosis.

U.S. News Ranks Rush Among Nation's Top Hospitals
Rush University Medical Center has once again been named one of the nation's top hospitals in the annual ranking by U.S.News & World Report.

Clinical Trials

Social Withdrawal Due to Fragile X Syndrome Treatment Study

Minimally Invasive Valve Replacement for the Treatment of Aortic Stenosis Study

Upcoming Events at Rush

See the latest schedule of our free health classes, support groups and community wellness events.

More Ways to Get Discover Rush

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Discover Rush Winter 2011
Ahead of the Curve: New Hospital at Rush is Driven by Innovation
Curves Facts
Curves for Computer Use
Discover Rush Winter 2011
In Front of the Curve: How Physicians at Rush Keep a Step Ahead
Navigating the Brain's Curves: A Breakthrough Treatment for Aneurysms
New Study May Spice Up Multiple Sclerosis Treatment
The Curves of Your Core
Thrown a Curve: An Expectant Mother Copes With the Unexpected

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