Articles tagged with 'Northwestern Memorial Hospital' | Northwestern Medicine

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2022
November
23,
2022
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
Born in the Philippines, Patricio Collera moved to the United States and worked as a Northwestern Medicine nurse for several years. On Aug. 24, he received the call that organs were available. Thanksgiving Day marks three months since receiving the l...
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November
09,
2022
| 17:16 PM America/Chicago
CHICAGO -  Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital in Lake Forest, Ill., and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Ill., have earned a prestigious recognition from the Parkinson’s Foundation. The two suburban hospitals are now...
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October
26,
2022
| 16:21 PM America/Chicago
Erika Aleman ran the marathon on Sunday, had breast cancer surgery on Friday...
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October
12,
2022
| 16:32 PM America/Chicago
Dr. Johnston will serve as chief of cardiac surgery and surgical director of Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute...
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October
10,
2022
| 14:27 PM America/Chicago
Jason DePetris of Long Beach, California, set a personal record at the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 9, and was reunited at the race with his Northwestern Medicine neurosurgeon...
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September
27,
2022
| 17:20 PM America/Chicago
Itasca firefighters transported 34-year-old Frank Nunez home to Crystal Lake, Illinois, along with his fiancé and family dog...
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September
26,
2022
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
CHICAGO, Ill. – Sept. 26, 2022 – A new Northwestern Medicine study published in JAMA Pediatrics is the first of its kind to show that gender-affirming top surgery (mastectomy) is associated with significant improvement in chest dysphoria, gender cong...
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September
23,
2022
| 09:34 AM America/Chicago
Just three days after donating 60 percent of his liver to a complete stranger, Chris Staehlin had his first opportunity to joke around with the recipient, Dan Droszcz. The men met Aug. 27, hours before Staehlin was discharged from Northwestern Memori...
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September
06,
2022
| 16:30 PM America/Chicago
Chicago, IL – As Grace Hinchman returns to school this fall, the Loyola University Chicago volleyball player is literally “one in a million.”In June, the 20-year-old from Geneva, Ill., was diagnosed with an extremely rare and catastrophic epilepsy co...
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August
31,
2022
| 10:59 AM America/Chicago
Trial will investigate if Apple Watch can reduce reliance on blood thinners...
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August
26,
2022
| 17:05 PM America/Chicago
CHICAGO – When Tokoya Williams, MD, found a lump in her breast, the 30-year-old medical student didn’t realize her breast cancer journey would help her find a new path in medicine. Her experience as a patient led her to Northwestern Medicine for care...
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August
11,
2022
| 20:01 PM America/Chicago
After being hospitalized for 422 days at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 57-year-old Colette Hurd of Chicago is heading home after receiving Northwestern Medicine’s first positive crossmatch lung and kidney transplant.“I now call myself ‘Colette 2.0’...
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July
25,
2022
| 23:05 PM America/Chicago
Northwestern Medicine hospitals are among “America’s Best Hospitals” in annual rankings ...
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