A Bright Light in Cancer TreatmentShorts

A Bright Light in Cancer Treatment

Imagine a technology that allows physicians to target cancer cells with laser precision, sparing a patient’s healthy cells in the…

Varicose Veins: Not So VainShorts

Varicose Veins: Not So Vain

Varicose veins are a common ailment in the United States, says Michael Shao, MD, a vascular surgeon at Swedish Covenant…

Myth or Fact?Shorts

Myth or Fact?

We asked leading Chicago doctors to weigh in on these common health conceptions Myth or Fact? Don’t go outside without…

5 Things Doctors Would Never DoShorts

5 Things Doctors Would Never Do

Ever wonder where your physician draws the line when it comes to their health or the health of their family?…

Art in Living ColorShorts

Art in Living Color

Art museums are institutions that celebrate color, yet people who are colorblind walk through the doors at a disadvantage, unable…

In BriefShorts

In Brief

Don’t Just Stand There; Move! We’ve long known that sitting all day is bad for our health. But since most…

Hospitals: Hazardous to Your Health?Current Articles

Hospitals: Hazardous to Your Health?

One in 25 hospital patients has at least one healthcare-associated infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

Healing SpicesLatest News

Healing Spices

It may be winter, but herbs can grow in flowerpots indoors year-round. Fresh herbs not only look and smell great,…