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What Does Delaying Childbearing Cost?
Audio (5:15 minutes; 4.82 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 14, 2012)


Most U.S. Presidents Live Beyond Average Life Expectancy
Audio (7:09 minutes; 6.55 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (December 6, 2011)


UIC Researchers Test Effects of Vitamin D on Asthma Severity
Audio (2:56 minutes; 2.69 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (November 28, 2011)


Boaters' Risk of Illiness on Chicago River Similar to Other Waterways
Audio (7:09 minutes; 6.55 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (October 26, 2011)


New Book Explores Latino Gay Activists
Audio (7:14 minutes; 6.6 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (October 5, 2011)


Study to Examine Direct-to-Consumer Drug Ads on TV
Audio (8:56 minutes; 8.4 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (September 14, 2011)


'The Interrupters' Premieres in Chicago Aug. 12
Audio (6:03 minutes, 5.68 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (August 4, 2011)


Older Workers Benefit from High-Tech, High-Touch Health Promotion
Audio (7:08 mins, 6.69 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (April 14, 2011)


Paleo-Indians Settled North America Earlier Than Thought, Study Suggests
Audio (3:08 mins, 2.88 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 24, 2011)


Summer Camp for Kids with ADHD
Audio (5:04 mins, 4.8 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 9, 2011)


Iapetus, Saturn's Strange Walnut Moon
Audio (7:07 mins, 6.6 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (December 13, 2010)


A Third of LGBT Youth Suffer Mental Disorders
Audio (6:09 mins, 5.63 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (November 30, 2010)


$12 M Grant To Study Young Adult Smoking Behaviors
Audio (5:58 mins, 6.05 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (September 21, 2010)


Teaching Doctors to Treat the Individual
Audio (3:12 mins, 2.93 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (September 15, 2010)


Parallel Brainstem Circuit Discovery Suggests New Path in Parkinson's Research
Audio (7:45 mins, 7 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (May 19, 2010)


$10M NIH Grant to Study Health Disparities in Breast Cancer
Audio (4:16 mins, 4.0 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (May 3, 2010)


Tax Appeal Up in Parts of Chicago, Reductions Down: Study
Audio (5:10 min., 4.84 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 22, 2010)


Study: Chicago Walmart Does Not Boost Employment or Retail Sales
Audio (5:38 min., 5.08 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (January 8, 2010)


Proline Repeats in Protein Help Grow Tooth Enamel
Audio (5 min., 4.59 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (December 21, 2009)


Naked Mole Rats May Hold Clues to Surviving Stroke
Audio (5 min., 4.58 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (November 30, 2009)


Alternate-Day Fasting Shows Promise for Obese Dieters
Audio (5:08 min., 4.69 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (November 4, 2009)


UIC Study Finds Girls Aware of HPV Vaccine's Benefits
Audio (5:46 min., 5.28 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (October 15, 2009)


Botanicals Have No Effect on Hot Flashes or Cognition: Study
Audio (4:30 min., 4.13 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (August 6, 2009)


$7M Grant Establishes New UIC Center to Eliminate Health Disparities
Audio (5:23 min., 4.94 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (August 4, 2009)


Rodent Size Linked to Human Population and Climate Change
Audio (5:57 min., 5.46 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (July 31, 2009)


Higher Speed Limits Cost Lives
Audio (5:48 min., 5.3 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (July 16, 2009)


Using the Internet to Help Young Smokers Quit
Audio (4:12 min., 3.85 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (June 30, 2009)


Diabetes Drug Shows Promise Against Multiple Sclerosis
Audio (7:01 min., 6.43 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (May 26, 2009)


Walk Test Can Predict Course of Heart Failure for Black Patients
Audio (3:59 min., 3.6 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (May 19, 2009)


UIC Biologists Use DNA to Study Migration of Threatened Whale Sharks
Audio (5:16 min., 4.8 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (April 7, 2009)


Imaging Technique May Trace Development of Parkinson's Disease
Audio (6:28 min., 5.9 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 24, 2009)


UIC Researchers Measure Health Effects of Chicago's Waterways
Audio (5 min., 4.58 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 23, 2009)


Polarizers May Enhance Remote Chemical Detection
Audio (8:08 min., 7.45 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (March 10, 2009)


Survey:  Scientists Agree Human-Induced Global Warming is Real
Audio (5:58 min., 5.5 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (January 19, 2009)


UIC Receives $16M to Study Impact of Environment on Kids' Health
Audio (4:22 min., 4 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (December 15, 2008)


Cigarette Smoke Could Alter Shape of Heart
Audio (3:59 min., 3.65 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (November 13, 2008)


New Class of Drugs to Block SARS Being Developed at UIC
Audio (7:45 min., 7.09 MB) | Text transcript | News Release (November 13, 2008)


Clue to Genetic Cause of Fatal Birth Defect
Audio (6:22 min., 5.83 MB) | Text transcript | Text transcript | News Release (October 9, 2008)


Uninsured Patients Receive Unpredictable, Rationed Access to Health Care
Audio (7:10 min., 6.6 MB) | Text transcript | Text transcript | News Release (August 25, 2008)


Pond Scum Could Be Key to New Cancer Therapies
Audio (6:20 min., 5.8 MB) | News Release (July 21, 2008)


Experts Say Slowing Aging Is Way to Fight Diseases in 21st Century
Audio (4:46 min., 4.4 MB) | News Release (July 8, 2008)


Hot Flashes Underreported and Linked to Forgetfulness
Audio (6:53 min., 6.3 MB) | News Release (June 16, 2008)


Promising Advances in Islet Cell Transplants for Diabetes
Audio (5:17 min., 4.8 MB) | News Release (June 9, 2008)


Wal-Mart's Effect on Retailers Weaker in City, Study Finds
Audio (4:04 min., 3.7 MB) | News Release (May 20, 2008)


UIC Scientists Discover How Some Bacteria Survive Antibiotics
Audio (6:08 min., 5.6 MB) | News Releease&id=2175">News Release (April 30, 2008)


Brain DNA 'Remodeled' in Alcoholism
Audio (4:34 min., 4.2 MB) | News Release (April 2, 2008)


Fruit Fly Phlebotomy Holds Neuroscience Promise
Audio (2:47 min., 2.5 MB) | News Release (March 25, 2008)


UIC Researchers May Have Found Test for Depression
Audio (5:26 min., 5 MB) | News Release (March 6, 2008)


Communing with Nature Less and Less
Audio (6:34 min., 6 MB) | News Release (January 30, 2008)


Naked Mole-Rats Bear Chili Pepper Heat
Audio (3:50 min., 3.51 MB) | News Release (January 29, 2008)


In Fruit Flies, Homosexuality Is Biological But Not Hard-Wired
Audio (7:01 min., 6.42 MB) | News Release (December 9, 2007)


Computer Provides Perfect Placement of Dental Implants
Audio (3:32 min., 3.22 MB) | News Release (November 5, 2007)


Mice Roar Message: Genetic Change Happens Fast
Audio (5:58 min., 5.46 MB) | News Release (October 18, 2007)


Hormone Therapy Boosts Sexual Interest But Not Memory, Study Finds
Audio (3:37 min., 3.3 MB) | News Release (September 24, 2007)


Shrinkage of Prostate Led to Overestimate of Cancer Risk in Trial
Audio (5:44 min., 5.25 MB) | News Release (September 12, 2007)


First Finding of a Metabolite in One Sex Only
Audio (5:30 min., 5.3 MB) | News Release (August 21, 2007)


Study Reveals Surge in Male-Factor Infertility Technique
Audio (4:34 min., 4.2 MB) | News Release (July 18, 20>News Release (July 18, 2007)


UIC and Japanese Chemists Close In on Molecular Switch
Audio (6:25 min., 4.1 MB) | News Release (July 10, 2007)


Young Smokers Want to Quit, But Don't Seek Proper Treatment
Audio (4:29 min., 5.9 MB) | News Release (June 28, 2007)


Lightning Strikes Deadliest in Summer
Audio (3:31 min., 3.2 MB) | News Release (June 21, 2007)


Future Therapies for Stroke May Block Cell Death
Audio (6:27 min., 5.9 MB) | News Release (June 13, 2007)


Virtual Nature via Video Raises Concerns for Conservation
Audio (6:37 min., 6.6 MB) | News Release (May 31, 2007)


Researchers Discover How Antibiotic Inhibits Bacterial Growth
Audio (6:15 min., 5.73 MB) | News Release (May 11, 2007)


Slowing the Racing Heart
Audio (5:42 min., 5.23 MB) | News Release (May 11, 2007)


States' Spending May Help Keep Childless Seniors Independent
Audio (7:04 min., 6.48 MB) | News Release (May 11, 2007)


LASIK for Older Adults
Audio (6:13 min., 5.68 MB) | News Release (April 18, 2007)


Treasure Trove of Fossils Found in Kendall County Cave
Audio (4:36 min., 4.21 MB) | News Release (April 12, 2007)


Study Examines Negative Reactions to Sexual Assault Victims
Audio (2:54 min., 2.65 MB) | News Release (February 27, 2007)


Buyers Value 'Neighborly' Housing, Study Finds
Audio (4:55 min., 4.5 MB) | News Release (February 5, 2007)


Oral Wounds Heal Slower in Women, Older Adults, Study Finds
Audio (6:13 min., 5.7 MB) | News Release (January 31, 2007)


Passive Smoke in Workplace Increases Lung Cancer Risk: Study
Audio (2:30 min., 2.3 MB) | News Release (January 31, 2007)


Mechanism of Black Cohosh Versus Hot Flashes Revealed
Audio (3:23 min., 3.1 MB) | News Release (December 21, 2006)


New MRI Technique Measures Intracranial Pressure in Brain Disorder
Audio (5:32 min., 5.6 MB) | News Release (December 18, 2006)


Researchers Devise Safer Way to Dose Lifesaving Heart Drug
Audio (4:12 min., 3.9 MB) | News Release (December 15, 2006)


Male Circumcision Reduces HIV Risk
Audio (6:04 min., 5.6 MB) | News Release (December 13, 2006)


Gene-Bender Proteins May Sway to DNA
Audio (4:16 min., 3.9 MB) | News Release (December 4, 2006)


Youth Smoking Prevention Programs Common, Yet Few Youth Seek Help
Audio (4:21 min., 4 MB) | News Release (November 30, 2006)


Yeast Model Shows Promise as Alzheimer's Test
Audio (5:19 min., 4.9 MB) | News Release (November 17, 2006)


UIC Awarded $6.3 Million Aimed at Restored Vision
Audio (5:57 min., 5.5 MB) | News Release (November 13, 2006)


Antidepressants Linked to Lower Child Suicide Rates
Audio (4:47 min., 4.4 MB) | News Release (November 1, 2006)


Ghost Protein Leaves Fresh Tracks in the Cell
Audio (5:25 min.,5 MB) | News Release (October 30, 2006)


Computer May Improve Pain Relief for Sickle Cell Patients
Audio (4:23 min., 4.2 MB) | News Release (September 12, 2006)


UIC Receives $20 Million NCI Grant to Research Blood Disorders
Audio (4:39 min., 4.3 MB) | News Release (September 6, 2006)


"Friend" Protein Keeps Nerve Signals in Check
Audio (3:59 min., 3.7 MB) | News Release (July 25, 2006)


UIC Researchers Link Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy to Behavior Problems in Toddlers
Audio (4:35 min., 4.2 MB) | News Release (July 12, 2006)


Bush Nominates UIC Professor for Administration Post
Audio (4:38 min.,4.2 MB) | News Release (June 30, 2006)


'When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors!'
Audio (4:04 min., 3.7 MB) | News Release (June 16, 2006)


Selenium-Protein Deficiency Raises Prostate Cancer Risk
Audio (3:50 min., 3.5 MB) | News Release (May 23, 2006)