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Health Information Discover Rush Spring 2013
Discover Rush Spring 2013  
Discover Rush Spring 2013 

Welcome to the Spring 2013 issue of Discover Rush, the health newsletter from Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois.

Here you'll find articles on health and medical topics from the latest issue of our Discover Rush print newsletter, as well as Web-exclusive features.

 


 

The image gallery above includes entries in the Discover Rush Spring 2013 cover art contest, whose contestants submitted work that spoke to the issue's theme: inspiration. (The winning entry, Sandra Holubow's Community by Day, appears at the top of this page.) To see a work's title and the artist's name, click on the individual image or select "show info" in the full-screen viewer.

Inspiring Discovery: GI Problems May Be Linked to Parkinson's
Inspired by his sister, a gastroenterologist at Rush teamed up with a movement disorders specialist to make a potentially transformational discovery.

Inspiration and the Lungs
Learn how to keep your lungs healthy — and what treatments are available for conditions that prevent air from flowing properly into or out of these vital organs.

Making the Most Out of Every Breath
A cardiovascular and pulmonary physical therapist from Rush provides three tips for breathing better.

A Patient Inspires Her Cardiologist
"Seeing patients make huge life changes inspires me to keep motivating them," says Annabelle Volgman, MD, medical director of the Rush Heart Center for Women.

How Do Your Patients Inspire You?
Three physicians from Rush tell their stories.

Web Exclusive: Watch Debra Selip, MD, Jamile Shammo, MD, and Steven Gitelis, MD, discuss their philosophies of care.

The Promise of Immunotherapy
A field of treatment harnesses the power of the body's own immune system to fend off, and recover from, disease.

Rush in the News

A Possible Treatment for Fragile X Syndrome and Autism

Emotional Neglect Increases Risk of Stroke

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

View the print version of Discover Rush Spring 2013 or download a PDF of this issue at right under "Related Topics."

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