Articles tagged with 'Treatment' | OSF HealthCare

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2024
February
23,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Anal and rectal cancer occur in parts of the body near each other, and they both have prevention steps and time-tested treatments.
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January
08,
2024
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
Many people don’t want to talk about vein issues because they don’t know about the range of treatment, says one OSF surgeon.
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January
03,
2024
| 12:22 PM America/Chicago
Women – specifically those 80 and up – may be unaware of stroke risk factors that greatly impact them.
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2023
December
06,
2023
| 13:59 PM America/Chicago
Becoming a new parent can be overwhelming. Adding on the potential of a winter cold or virus only adds more stress. OSF HealthCare doctors share reassuring tips to help treat symptoms this winter season. You've probably heard of Bronchitis, an illnes...
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December
05,
2023
| 10:08 AM America/Chicago
Bronchiolitis is similar to bronchitis, and parents should be aware of it this winter.
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December
04,
2023
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
For parents, it’s a yearly dance with kids at school and family gatherings that help spread germs, colds and viruses. Kimberly Walker, MD, a family medicine physician at OSF HealthCare, has some helpful advice....
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November
29,
2023
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
Kids in the classroom and packed holiday gatherings are a cocktail for sesasonal colds and viruses, including respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV. Most symptoms are mild like a cold. You can have a fever, runny nose or cough. It can become more serio...
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October
31,
2023
| 12:47 PM America/Chicago
Bloating is not uncommon, but it has many causes. So it's important to see a health care provider if symptoms persist.
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October
30,
2023
| 09:51 AM America/Chicago
“During cancer, you have that mindset of ‘am I going to be able to achieve the things that I want? Am I still going to have that future I dreamt of?”These questions flooded the mind of Savanna Christensen in June 2020 when she received her first ovar...
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October
12,
2023
| 08:31 AM America/Chicago
During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, experts are reframing the thinking about treatment of the disease: it doesn’t have to mean loss of your breasts.
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October
04,
2023
| 12:15 PM America/Chicago
Early detection of issues like breast cancer can mean a better outcome.
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September
26,
2023
| 08:15 AM America/Chicago
Perinatal mood, anxiety and depression describes mental health issues in moms from conception to one year after delivery.
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August
21,
2023
| 08:54 AM America/Chicago
August 31 marks International Overdose Awareness Day, a time to know the facts and misconceptions about opioids and their treatment.
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July
13,
2023
| 13:40 PM America/Chicago
“Treatment today is so easy,” says a gastroenterology advanced practice provider at OSF HealthCare.
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July
07,
2023
| 16:04 PM America/Chicago
The tennis-like sport that made a comeback in 2023 remains popular with older adults.
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June
13,
2023
| 15:27 PM America/Chicago
Knowing how to tackle asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease  (COPD) is especially important during summer when smoky air and allergens come out to play.
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May
10,
2023
| 09:07 AM America/Chicago
Most medical professionals agree there is some evidence for migraines caused by changes in barometric pressure. There are ways to lessen the impact of the headaches.
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May
01,
2023
| 09:32 AM America/Chicago
A cutting-edge stroke drug recently rolled out at OSF HealthCare, Tenecteplase, is already turning the tide for people who have suffered a stroke.
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April
26,
2023
| 08:49 AM America/Chicago
Lymphedema impacts thousands of Americans. Hear how to manage and treat the disease.
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April
19,
2023
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
There are roughly 20,000 new cases of esophageal cancer in the U.S. each year.  Learn about the signs, symptoms, and when to see your doctor.
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April
10,
2023
| 16:59 PM America/Chicago
Patient navigators not only help with care but make sure life-saving appointments aren’t missed.
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March
24,
2023
| 08:37 AM America/Chicago
A sports hernia is different than a hernia suffered in everyday life. But each should be taken seriously.
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