Articles for Tag: "Advocate Condell Medical Center"

Stroke is a serious complication of this rare brain disorder 
Stroke is a serious complication of this rare brain disorder
A 21-year-old patient is on the road to recovery after suffering a stroke caused by a tangle of blood vessels in his brain.
What you can learn from Tiger Woods’ recovery from a car crash  Featured
What you can learn from Tiger Woods’ recovery from a car crash
This is how Tiger’s recovery is like eating an elephant.
Don’t delay a colonoscopy after abnormal results on this test 
Don’t delay a colonoscopy after abnormal results on this test
New study shows increased risk of colon cancer, death when waiting a year between abnormal results and colonoscopy.
Women: How to tell if your heart is sick 
Women: How to tell if your heart is sick
The signs and symptoms of heart failure may be different for women, and that’s a big problem when it comes to early detection and treatment.
Women are 10 times more likely to have a broken heart, literally 
Women are 10 times more likely to have a broken heart, literally
Broken hearts aren’t just a metaphor. Broken heart syndrome, otherwise known as stress-induced cardiomyopathy is on the rise, especially for women.
Your guide to surviving the holiday eating frenzy  Featured
Your guide to surviving the holiday eating frenzy
It’s the toughest time of year when it comes to trying to eat healthy.
Nurse, baby saved after rare pregnancy complication 
Nurse, baby saved after rare pregnancy complication
Amneotic fluid embolisms are very rare, but often fatal for mothers and their infants. What you need to know about the warning signs, and how one mom and her newborn son survived.