Microscopic beads help patients with liver cancer live longer

Carle physicians can help people with liver cancer in a different way through a procedure that slows cancer’s progression.


Quick work gives heart attack patients a better chance to recover

One hour, maximum. That’s the goal. The national standard for people having a heart attack to receive life-saving treatment in the cardiac catheterization lab should be no more than one hour after arriving at the Emergency Department.


More research into digestive disease

Carle is increasing its research efforts in hopes of finding effective treatments or even cures for gastrointestinal conditions such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.


Physician explains how to get those much-needed ZZZs

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine says people who don’t get seven to nine hours of sleep per night are at risk for significant health problems, like obesity, heart disease and diabetes.


Next generation of brain imaging being developed locally

Physicians at Carle Health System and researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are engaged in highly advanced research in new imaging technologies that have the potential to help better map the brain and diagnose certain brain-related conditions in the future.


Hospital road-testing technology to improve care for future patients

The next generation of medical technology is coming, and Carle is shaping the future of medicine by helping to improve medical devices before they go to market.