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Focusing on you

At Rush, everything doctors, nurses and other clinicians do revolves around helping you get well, live longer or feel better — so you can focus on the rest of your life. Find a Doctor at Rush.

Thoughtful leaders

Like many doctors at Rush, Kim Williams, MD, believes leading the way is about more than developing new treatments and technologies. It’s also about using them thoughtfully, for the right patients at the right time.

Take care of yourself

It’s easy to say but not always easy to do. So let Rush help you eat healthier, find a walk-in clinic, get health news and advice or simply schedule a checkup.

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Health & Wellness

While many of the objects children accidentally swallow are harmless, certain objects can be dangerous, even deadly. A pediatric ear, nose and throat specialist identifies three of the most common culprits — and offers advice for preventing accidents.

An expert from the Rush Heart Center for Women explains why electrolytes are essential for good health, and how to keep your electrolytes perfectly balanced.

Fitness trackers are rapidly changing how we monitor our activities and our overall health. An expert from Rush explains the health benefits of tracking your physical activity, food intake and sleep.

Learn how to recognize the signs of elder abuse — whether it's physical, psychological, sexual or financial — and why it's crucial to report any instances of harm or neglect.

Before you allow, or encourage, your child to become a single-sport athlete, read what Charles Bush-Joseph, MD, a sports medicine surgeon at Rush and team physician for the Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox, has to say about the physical and mental effects of specialization.

The most important fact to know about organ donation is that many people who need a new kidney or liver or heart never get one. But that fact doesn’t tell the whole story. Organ donation is complicated.

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Videos

Brain Health & Conditions, Cancer

If you've been diagnosed with a brain tumor, a neurosurgeon at Rush will see you quickly. 

Brain Health & Conditions

Doctors at Rush describe life-changing treatments for epilepsy.

Brain Health & Conditions

Learn about the comprehensive care for Parkinson’s disease at Rush.

Brain Health & Conditions

Why 85 hospitals from three states have their patients transferred to Rush for stroke care.

Cancer

At the Lung Cancer Clinic, patients benefit from the perspectives of multiple specialists, all in one day.

Pregnancy & Childbirth

Get an inside look at the Rush Family Birth Center.