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Leptin and ghrelin regulate our sensations of hunger and satiety by sending signals to our brain, adds Ammara Aziz, MD, an endocrinologist with Northwest Community Healthcare in Arlington Heights.
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Doctors at NorthShore University Health System are treating people suffering from symptoms of long COVID with a nerve block, a procedure that has been used for decades to treat pain.
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“That thump actually creates an electrical force, and if it hits in just the right part of the cycle, it can actually cause the heart to leave the normal rhythm and go into a chaotic rhythm that does not sustain a pulse,” said Dr. John P. Erwin III, a cardiologist with NorthShore University HealthSystem.
Therapy dogs arrived at NorthShore hospitals to bring canine comfort to team members who know or took care of gunshot victims from the Highland Park mass shooting.
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TAVI is a groundbreaking medical innovation and a less invasive procedure to repair damaged aortic valves, said Mark Ricciardi, MD.
Rebecca Blumenthal, MD and Akhil Seth, MD helped a patient become pain-free without opiods after a double mastectomy thanks to NorthShore's ERAS protocols and newer nerve blocks.
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Orthopaedic Surgeon Patrick Birmingham, MD, said, if she postponed seeking care mucn longer, it would "put her at risk for arthritis and possibly a knee replacement in middle age."