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|Discover Rush Fall 2012|| |
Welcome to the Fall 2012 issue of Discover Rush, the health newsletter from Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.
The Ups and Downs Issue
Facts About Ups and Downs
Learn interesting facts about ups and downs.
Rising Up From Depression
Everyone experiences life's ups and downs. But for people with depression, the downs stick around — and can feel overwhelming. An expert from Rush discusses medications that can help.
What's Up (and Down) In Your Field?
In life we tend to equate up with good and down with something less than positive. But in many areas of medicine, this simplistic split does not always hold true.
The Rise and Fall of Blood Sugar
Help keep your blood sugar in balance with these three simple strategies.
Up or Down?: Mind These Numbers for Heart Health (pdf)
Heart health is a numbers game. Learn the rules with this infographic.
What's Up With My Blood Pressure?
A physician from Rush explains why high blood pressure is cause for concern — and what you can do about it.
Protect Your Joints Through Life's Ups and Downs
Under the wrong conditions, some common up and down motions can strain your joints, putting them at risk of injury. Create the right conditions by understanding your joints' mechanics.
Rush in the News
Rush's Tower Sets Green Milestone
Rush University Medical Center's innovative new hospital building, the Tower, has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
Daily Physical Activity May Reduce Alzheimer's Risk
A new study led by a researcher at Rush suggests that ordinary activities such as cooking, playing cards and meeting with friends may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline even in older adults.
Upcoming Events at Rush
See the latest schedule of our free health classes, support groups and community wellness events.
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