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Mammograms may now be able to detect heart disease

...the other arteries," said Dr. Gene Solmos, a mammogram specialist at Chicago's Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center. "It's a very interesting concept and it may pan out," Solmos said. Dr. Robert Bonow, president of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/05/tec_362448.shtml
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...therapy. Reporting in the American Journal of Gastroenterology, Dr. Keith Bruninga of Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago said daily doses of two potent free-radical-fighting vitamins, C and E, quickly helped patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/12/ent_318193.shtml
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Study: Osteopaths and M.D.s equally effective at treating backaches

...pain. In Thursday's New England Journal of Medicine, osteopaths and M.D.s from Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago and the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine reported the results of a study intended to see which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/04/tec_272632.shtml
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Study: Estrogen substitute lowers risk of breast cancer

...women and those with a genetic predisposition to the disease. Dr. Janet Wolter of Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, said she is encouraged by the findings and hopes more research will determine whether the breast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/16/tec_263783.shtml
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Extremely low cholesterol may contribute to strokes

...outweighs the potential negatives of a hemorrhagic stroke," said Dr. Philip B. Gorelick of Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. Heart attacks are the leading cause of death in the United States; strokes are No. 3, striking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/07/tec_252705.shtml
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Morning light urged as treatment for winter depression

...said Charmane I. Eastman, director of the biological rhythms research laboratory at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. Winter depression arrives in late autumn or early winter, creating fatigue, a craving for carbohydrates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/15/ent_241990.shtml
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Health Capsules: Some broken toes don't need casts; other science and medical notes

...gastrointestinal symptoms weren't considered to have an illness," said Dr. Seymour Sabesin, of RushPresbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago. (Jon Van and Ronald Kotulak cover science and medicine for the Chicago Tribune. Write to them at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/06/12/ent_209753.shtml
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...vegetables are rich sources of vitamins A, C and E. BRAIN FOOD Researchers at Chicago's Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center found that people 65 and older who ate fish once a week had a 60 percent lower risk of Alzheimer's than those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/10/met_390155.shtml
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Guidelines created for teen obesity surgery

...this obesity - it is a risk to life by itself," says Dr. Constantine Frantzides of Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center in Chicago, who operated on Amy. There are no statistics on how many teens get gastric bypass; the number is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/06/liv_383280.shtml
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Implant under the scalp zaps away crippling headaches

...a headache," agrees Amin, an anesthesiologist and pain specialist at Chicago's Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, who implanted Lamesch and another patient who suffered unrelieved headaches after brain surgery. It's simple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/18/tec_376082.shtml
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