Breakthroughs In Care
These remarkable individuals have all saved someone’s life. See how they did it, and learn more about being a living organ donor.
Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital sets a high bar for hospital design.
When medication isn’t enough to control symptoms of certain neurological disorders, deep brain stimulation (DBS) can provide symptom relief.
Opening the new Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, and moving patients and equipment into the new location, would require hundreds of thousands of hours of thought, planning and preparation.
The primary caregiver for his four-year-old daughter, Corey got the advanced treatment he needed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital for abdominal cancer.
Jesus Garcia is the first patient in Illinois to receive the HeartMate 3 LVAD (left ventricular assist device) by Northwestern Medicine.
Genetic mutation in extended Amish family in Indiana protects against aging and increases longevity. An experimental “longevity” drug that recreates the effect of the mutation is now being tested in human trials to see if it provides protection against some aging-related illnesses.
Phillip has hiked the Himalayas, the Alps, the Pyrenees and the Rockies, but an aortic aneurysm threatened to be the toughest challenge of his life.
If you knew you were at risk for heart attack or stoke, would you change your lifestyle? Learn how a new online tool could help young adults predict heart disease.