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  • Google Glass: Paramedics' next tool

    Google Glass: Paramedics' next tool
    While Google Glass' potential as a consumer device remains to be seen, Lauren Rubinson-Morris is excited about its possibilities in her workplace. Rubinson-Morris is president and chief executive officer of MedEx Ambulance Service, a Skokie-based...
  • Some Florida doctors decline to accept Obamacare

    MIAMI After being without health insurance for two years, Miranda Childe of Hallandale Beach, Fla., found a plan she could afford with financial aid from the government using the Affordable Care Act's exchange. Childe, 60, bought an HMO plan from Humana,...
  • Emory hospital isolation ward staff more than ready for Ebola patients

    There is no cure for the Ebola virus ravaging West Africa, and it kills most of those it infects. But when Bruce Ribner got the call that two Americans stricken with Ebola were headed to his hospital, he did not hesitate. "I said, 'Hey, we've been...
  • Do you really need that medical test or treatment?

    Do you really need that medical test or treatment?
    For some time there has been a nationwide effort to cut back on unnecessary medical tests, over-prescribed drugs and surgery that doesn't end up helping people feel better. But old habits die hard. Dr. Emma Trejo knows that only too well. As an...
  • American physician with Ebola virus arrives in Atlanta for treatment

    An American physician who fell ill with the deadly Ebola virus while treating others afflicted in West Africa was transferred amid high security Saturday to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, according to the hospital. The gray air ambulance carrying...
  • Geneva animal clinic gets preliminary OK from aldermen

    Geneva animal clinic gets preliminary OK from aldermen
    Dogs and cats will be taking the place of washing machines and stoves, under a new business proposed for a vacant storefront on Randall Road. Dan Markwalder, a veterinarian and owner of Animal Care Clinic, wants to lease the space at 1881 S. Randall...
  • Hospital helps restaurants with Rx for healthy cooking

    AKRON, Ohio Trying to eat healthy when dining out? An area hospital wants to help make sure your food selection is just what the doctor ordered. Western Reserve Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, recently launched its Doctor's Order program to...
  • Nation's aging population faces shortage of geriatric specialists

    ATLANTA Lillian Brown didn't think much of it when she noticed one of her feet was darker than the other. Her doctor, though, recognized it as a sign of poor circulation. When she turned a little forgetful, Brown, 62, figured she'd be told, "That's...
  • Claros and El Chaar: Is weight-loss surgery the shortcut cure for diabetes?

    The media were buzzing recently with the findings of a Cleveland Clinic study showing that weight-loss (bariatric) surgery is helping many obese patients reverse Type 2 diabetes. Has diabetes actually been cured by surgery? For many people, the answer...
  • U of C, Orland Park advance plans for medical center

    U of C, Orland Park advance plans for medical center
    University of Chicago Medicine and Orland Park are moving forward on plans for a new outpatient medical care center in the heart of the village's downtown. After signing a letter of intent outlining plans to bring a 120,000-square-foot medical...
  • At Paul's Place, partnership with nursing school promotes good health

    At Paul's Place, partnership with nursing school promotes good health
    He moved to Baltimore to take a job as a property manager, but when the company he worked for collapsed, Ganesh Boodram said, he found himself living in the streets. Homelessness was cruel to the Boston native. He was hit by a car, shattering a...