New guidelines announced Tuesday mean doctors and other health workers will no longer need extra hours of training to prescribe buprenorphine, a gold standard medicine that helps with cravings.
A cancer diagnosis unleashes a whirlwind of emotions and questions for patients and their loved ones. To help them navigate through this trying time, Dr. Ranjana Srivastava, an oncologist and former Chicago resident, shares her knowledge in a new book, “A Cancer Companion: An Oncologist's Advice on Diagnosis, Treatment, and Recovery."
Chicago Cardinal Francis George will participate in a clinical research trial at the University of Chicago Medicine to treat his cancer.
New guidelines were released Tuesday that will alter how doctors treat patients at risk for stroke and heart disease.