Articles tagged with 'medicine' | OSF HealthCare

OSF HealthCare - Archive (medicine)

2024
April
10,
2024
| 11:47 AM America/Chicago
The FDA recently approved the first treatment for people with liver scarring due to fatty liver disease.
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April
08,
2024
| 15:03 PM America/Chicago
Healthy habits like good posture  are the best prevention of this disorder which causes back and leg pain.
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April
01,
2024
| 11:03 AM America/Chicago
Arnold Schwarzenegger recently revealed he had pacemaker surgery. From equipment to activities to avoid, here’s what to expect with the device.
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March
29,
2024
| 08:22 AM America/Chicago
Allergic rhinitis, commonly known as hay fever, is seen in up to 40% of children, according to an OSF HealthCare pediatrician.
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March
26,
2024
| 08:15 AM America/Chicago
Something to consider during spring cleaning: am I storing medicine in the right place to make sure it works when I take it?
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March
22,
2024
| 11:09 AM America/Chicago
New federal data show nearly 108,000 people died of an overdose in 2022. That's up slightly from 2021.
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March
19,
2024
| 09:43 AM America/Chicago
Lifestyle changes are the best medicine for this digestive tract issue.
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March
15,
2024
| 12:12 PM America/Chicago
From head to toe and some other issues you may not think about, here's what kids and adults need to know about wrestling injuries.
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March
11,
2024
| 13:01 PM America/Chicago
Mothers-to-be who are taking medication for a mental health issue may wonder: will the medication harm my baby?
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March
05,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
This stroke survivor is thriving in tailored rehabilitation at OSF HealthCare. 
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February
27,
2024
| 14:48 PM America/Chicago
Temperatures may be warming, but we’re still in the peak season for sore throats. Many cases have time-tested treatments, but some can have serious complications.
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February
22,
2024
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Though not everyone is sold on it, the carnivore diet has produced results for some.
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February
06,
2024
| 10:27 AM America/Chicago
Exposure to frigid temperatures can have serious consequences.
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January
31,
2024
| 12:55 PM America/Chicago
Chicago Cubs legend Ryne Sandberg recently revealed a prostate cancer diagnosis. It's a reminder that the disease is manageable when caught early.
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January
24,
2024
| 08:07 AM America/Chicago
A range of treatments can give car crash survivors with neck pain hope for a normal life.
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January
09,
2024
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
Sundowning is an all too real circumstance for some older adults.
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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
26,
2023
| 09:04 AM America/Chicago
There’s a lot more to it than just grabbing every “reduced fat” item off the grocery store shelf.
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December
13,
2023
| 11:46 AM America/Chicago
Holiday meals bring sweets in bountiful amounts. People with diabetes must closely monitor their intake of sugar and carbohydrates.
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December
12,
2023
| 09:38 AM America/Chicago
Be wary of over-the-counter cure-alls for menopause symptoms, says one OSF HealthCare gynecologist.
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December
06,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Singing carols this holiday season doesn't just make the room lively. It can help your health.
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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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November
20,
2023
| 09:27 AM America/Chicago
If you must have an extended stay in the hospital, you and your loved ones should know ahead of time what personal items to bring.
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November
15,
2023
| 08:37 AM America/Chicago
During holiday eating, you may encounter reflux. It's painful and annoying in mild cases and can necessitate surgery in advanced instances.
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November
07,
2023
| 10:02 AM America/Chicago
Experts say young athletes devoting to one sport year-round can suffer overuse injuries and burnout.
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November
03,
2023
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Now is the perfect time to take stock of heart health.
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November
02,
2023
| 09:06 AM America/Chicago
Enjoy holiday meals and don't overeat, says one OSF physician. It’s not a race.
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November
01,
2023
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
Heart attack symptoms can sometimes seem like everyday pain, so it's important to know the signs and call 9-1-1 quickly.
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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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