SIU HealthCare Opens New Hypertension Clinic
“Patients who must take multiple medications, find it difficult to control their high blood pressure or are concerned they may have a secondary cause for their hypertension are urged to contact the new clinic, which will take appointments on Wednesday and Thursdays. More
Could Flaxseed Prevent a Recurrence of Ovarian Cancer?
“We already know the various health benefits offered by flaxseed, such as reducing the risk of heart disease and inflammation,” said Dr. Laurent Brard, chief of Gynecological Oncology and the principal investigator of the clinical trial. More
Dean and Provost Dr. Kevin Dorsey to Step Down
"I am proud of the work that we have done together in my time as dean," Dorsey said. "I believe we are well positioned for the future." More
SIU Med School Is Exclusive Site for Bladder Cancer Clinical Trial
Dr. Shaheen Alanee, head of urologic oncology and a member of Simmons Cancer Institute (SCI) at SIU, said the trial is for aggressive, high-risk superficial bladder cancer that has not invaded the muscle of the wall of the bladder.More