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It was Hard to Tell the McCarthy Twins Apart. They Even had the Same Cancer.

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Every Fireman has Strength, Endurance and Courage. This Fireman also has a Transplanted Heart.

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When One of the Best Chefs in the World was Diagnosed with Tongue Cancer, He Called our Doctors and Made a Reservation.

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University of Chicago Medicine Breaks Ground in Orland Park

The University of Chicago Medicine broke ground on its 108,000-square-foot, four-story ambulatory health care facility in Orland Park.

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Retiree Lives Pain-Free After Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

With relief from his crippling back pain, Keith Affeld can now focus on enjoying retirement.

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2013 Community Benefit ReportThe University of Chicago Medicine contributed 22.5 percent, or $283 million, of total operating expenses in community benefits and services to improve the health of the South Side and beyond. » Read the 2013 Community Benefit Report

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Can breastfeeding prevent celiac disease?

A conversation with the University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center's Stefano Guandalini about new research suggesting that neither breastfeeding nor timing of introduction of gluten in a baby’s diet has any effect in preventing celiac.


Probiotic formula reverses cow's milk allergies by changing gut bacteria of infants

The gut bacteria of infants who developed tolerance to cow's milk after treatment with probiotic formula showed significant differences from those who remained allergic, according to a new study from UChicago's Cathryn Nagler and Jack Gilbert.


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Comer Children's Hospital Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Meet some of our patients and learn how Comer Children's Hospital is advancing pediatric medicine.