Anesthesiologists Form New Megapractice

Anesthesiologists Form New Megapractice

By Tom Mullaney Anesthesiologists are expert at putting people to sleep. Now, a group of approximately 120 such specialists are…

Alternative Approaches

Alternative Approaches

Integrative medicine gains foothold, providing hope for chronic diseases By Eve Becker So much of modern medicine comes down to…

Navigating the airwaves of traveling with breast milk and prescriptions

Navigating the airwaves of traveling with breast milk and prescriptions

By Megy Karydes “Breast milk doesn’t taste very pleasant!” exclaims Adam Sommer, a travel writer based in St. Louis, Mo. OK,…

Marijuana Medical Clinic Is Good for Business, While Helping Patients Find Relief

Marijuana Medical Clinic Is Good for Business, While Helping Patients Find Relief

Pictured above: Tammi Jacobi’s Good Intentions in Wicker Park has teamed up with licensed physician Dr. Brian Murphy to open…

A Hazy Shade of Healthcare

A Hazy Shade of Healthcare

What does tort reform mean for local doctors, insurance companies and you? By Morgan Lord Many of us have a…

Pharmfax: Is your PCAB certified?

Pharmfax: Is your PCAB certified?

By Alexander Lubischer You would never buy a used car without some reassurance that it’s not a lemon. Similarly, Ageology…

Chasing the Shortage

Chasing the Shortage

How Chicago’s top pharmacies are keeping up with historic drug shortages by Patrick Kenney Representatives from Rush University Medical Center,…

CT Scan Conundrum

CT Scan Conundrum

Radioactive scans can save lives, but at what risk? by Eve Becker Over the past decade, the number of computerized…

Drugging our Kids

Drugging our Kids

Will drugs cure ADHD, or are we overdosing? by Eve Becker Who isn’t familiar with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADD or…

Where is all the Medicine?

Where is all the Medicine?

Rampant drug shortages demand the attention of everyone—from patients to Obama By Patrick Kenney Every year, there are periods during…