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Rush University Prevention Center

Improving your health may mean changing the way you live, but that's not easy. At the Rush University Prevention Center, we can help you live a healthier lifestyle by finding changes you can stick to and giving you the support you need for lifelong healthy habits.

The center's team is committed to working with you and your other health care providers to empower you to achieve the best possible health and wellness.

We use evidence-based techniques to build healthy habits, specializing in promoting active lifestyles, healthy eating, management of chronic stress, and smoking cessation. The team's experts will work with you to create a tailored plan focused on goals that are meaningful to you.

The center offers screening, prevention and treatment for a variety of conditions:

We also support patients through referral for cancer screening (lung, breast, colorectal) and other specialized preventive services available at Rush.

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Rush appointments from home

We are here for your health care needs – in whatever way you prefer to receive care at this time. Rush’s telemedicine options allow you to get the care you need from our primary and specialty care providers. During a scheduled video visit, you will have a one-on-one video chat with your provider. Call us at (888) 352-RUSH (7874) to get started.