9/02/15

More cases of advanced prostate cancer diagnosed in rural areas

Carle physicians want men to get screened for prostate cancer. Doctors are concerned that they are seeing more cases of advanced prostate cancer diagnosed in rural counties surrounding Champaign County.

8/27/15

Surgeons reconstruct facial features to restore look, function and hope

High-tech surgery can help oral cancer patients continue to see the same face in the mirror.

8/25/15

State approves doubling size of Curtis Road Clinic in Champaign

The Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board approved Carle Foundation Hospital’s application to add space and services to its clinic on Curtis Road in Champaign.

8/18/15

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.

8/17/15

Five tips to help children avoid back to school anxiety

The start of the school year fills kids with many different emotions.  For some children, going back to school can cause anxiety. Behavioral health providers at Carle have several tips for parents to help kids get back to school without fear.

8/10/15

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.

7/21/15

U.S. News & World Report names Carle best hospital

U.S. News & World Report named Carle Foundation Hospital in its annual Best Hospitals rankings.
7/16/15

Paris Community Hospital joins Rural Alliance for Exceptional Care

Paris Community Hospital (PCH) has joined the Rural Alliance for Exceptional Care with Carle. The Rural Alliance is designed to help better coordinate care in the region and ensure that resources are available for patients closer to where they live.

7/15/15

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.

7/13/15

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.