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  1. Medicare subsidy helps breast cancer patients afford treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KNDO

    A Medicare subsidy program makes it more likely that breast cancer patients in all racial and ethnic groups will continue hormone therapy after surgery for their cancer, a new study found. "Patients are more likely to take their medications if they are able to afford them," said lead author Dr. Alana Biggers, an assistant professor of clinical medicine at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

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  2. Medicare subsidy helps breast cancer patients afford treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WJRT

    There's no magic bullet in the foreseeable future for the treatment of people infected by Ebola, infectious-disease experts say. There's no magic bullet in the foreseeable future for the treatment of people infected by Ebola, infectious-disease experts say.

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  3. Will The CDC Listen?Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WireNews+Co

    In May they published a similar commentary on MERS-CoV. Dr Brosseau is a Professor and Dr Jones an Assistant Professor in the School of Public Health, Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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  4. North High to Recognize Two Alumni with "Awards of Excellence"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    Submitted by North High School . Photos: Karen Laio and Dr. Kevin Michael Miles North High has selected two alumni members to receive its "Alumni Award of Excellence" for 2014.

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  5. Subsidies help breast cancer patients adhere to hormone therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A federal prescription-subsidy program for low-income women on Medicare significantly improved their adherence to hormone therapy to prevent the recurrence of breast cancer after surgery. "Our findings suggest that out-of-pocket costs are a significant barrier" to women complying with hormone therapy , said Dr. Alana Biggers, assistant professor of clinical medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, and lead investigator on the study.

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  6. City officials optimistic on city financial healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CE News

    City officials are overwhelmingly feeling optimistic about the health and direction of local fiscal conditions for the first time since the recession, according to a new report from the National League of Cities. The 29th annual City Fiscal Conditions report shows that city revenues are showing the first positive growth in five years and cities are beginning to hire workers again.

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  7. Don't limit girls and their abilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Pacific Daily News

    The Carnegie Science Center recently found itself on the wrong end of a viral photo.

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  8. Highland Park Names New Deputy City ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    Highland Park City Manager Ghida Neukirch is pleased to announce the appointment of Rudy Espiritu as the City's new Deputy City Manager. Espiritu's appointment is effective October 20, 2014.

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  9. Military history expert presenter for Oct. 14 University ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Dr. Andrew Wiest, professor of history and founding director of The University of Southern Mississippi's Dale Center for the Study of War and Society, will be the guest speaker for the Tuesday, Oct. 14 University Forum on the Hattiesburg campus. This free program will be held in the Thad Cochran Center, ballroom III at 6:30 p.m. and is open to the public.

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  10. Experts Defy the CDC on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | American Thinker

    Apparently, as far back as September 17, two experts on the transmission of infectious diseases published a commentary at the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota that flies in the face of what the CDC has communicated to the public about the transmission of the Ebola virus.

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  11. Republican Rauner explains a right to work zonesaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Daily Chronicle

    CHICAGO – Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner says his campaign proposal to create so-called “right to work zones” also means designating areas where businesses face fewer tax and regulatory burdens, but the idea has raised eyebrows in union-friendly Illinois. The venture capitalist is trying to unseat Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn in one of the nation's most competitive governor's races where labor issues have featured prominently.

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  12. Illinois governor race: Bruce Rauner explains 'right to work zones'Read the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Northwest Herald

    ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY OCT. 12, AND THEREAFTER - FILE - In this Sept. 18, 2014 file photo, Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner speaks during an interview with the Associated Press in Chicago.

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  13. New Chicago archbishop makes immigration reform his first causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Examiner.com

    Archbishop-elect Blase Cupich has said, in emailed statements to The Chicago Tribune that his first focus, once installed, will be on immigration reform and advocates are delighted that his "outspoken advocacy for their cause translates to meaningful changes to local and state laws that would make Illinois the friendliest state for immigrants." When his appointment was announced he gave the call that immigration reform will be a major thrust of his pastoral efforts, and "saying all immigrants should able to receive health care and arguing for a path to citizenship," gives further credence to his first public statement.

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  14. Rauner explains 'right to work zones'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Daily Herald

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner says his campaign proposal to create "right to work zones" also means designating areas where businesses face fewer tax and regulatory burdens, but the idea has raised eyebrows in union-friendly Illinois. The venture capitalist is trying to unseat Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn in one of the nation's most competitive governor's races where labor issues have featured prominently.

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  15. Lauren Portada's "Boggy Soggy Squitchy Pictures" at Kent Place GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | TheAlternativePress.com

    The Kent Place Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of artworks by Lauren Portada from October 17 through November 21, 2014. There will be a reception for the artist from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 17. Portada's works in this show are large scale, brilliantly colored paintings.

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  16. SmithGroupJJR adds Tony LoBello as Learning Studio Leader at Chicago...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | PRWeb

    Tony LoBello's extensive experience with higher education projects is a perfect fit with SmithGroupJJR's vision of creating exciting facilities in which students can learn and grow SmithGroupJJR , one of the nation's largest architecture, engineering and planning firms, has hired Tony LoBello, AIA, LEED AP, as Learning Studio Leader at its Chicago office. He joins SmithGroupJJR from Gensler, Chicago, where he was education leader.

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  17. Vycor Continues to Execute on Its Stated Strategic Goal of Expanding InternationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Market Wire

    Most recently it has entered into a distribution agreement with Eurotech, a leading Russian distributor of surgical devices, and secured its first order. In addition to Russia, Vycor has identified and started to work with neurosurgical distributors in the following markets: Brazil, France, South Africa, Sri Lanka and Taiwan.

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  18. Diabetes: From Stem Cells to Insulin ProducersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2011 | Science Daily

    Stem cell researchers have announced that they have made a giant leap forward in the quest to find a truly effective treatment for type 1 diabetes. With human embryonic stem cells as a starting point, the scientists are for the first time able to produce, in the kind of massive quantities needed for cell transplantation and pharmaceutical purposes, human insulin-producing beta cells equivalent in most every way to normally functioning beta cells.

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  19. The Only MBA Dedicated to the Business of Italian Food & Wine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | PRWeb

    Bologna Business School, formerly Alma Graduate School, the Master program of the University of Bologna, will host a special event at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 13th at Eataly's La Scuola Grande to highlight their unique MBA in Food & Wine. The 12-month English language MBA program is focused on the exclusive studying of the most successful Italian enterprises in the gastronomy and enology sector, such as: Arnaldo Caprai Winery, Bastianich Winery, Consorzio Parmigiano Reggiano and Eataly, among others.

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  20. Researchers develop new cells meant to form blood vessels, treat peripheral artery diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Researchers have developed a technique to jump-start the body's systems for creating blood vessels, opening the door for potential new treatments for diseases whose impacts include amputation and blindness. The international team, led by scientists at the Indiana University School of Medicine, is targeting new therapies for illnesses such as peripheral artery disease, a painful leg condition caused by poor blood circulation .

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