Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: App Developed at UIC to Track Mood, Predict Bipolar Disorder Episodes

An app that one day may help predict and monitor manic and depressive episodes in people with bipolar disorder is now available in the App Store.The app, called BiAffect, was designed by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago, along with collaborators at the University of Michigan, Arbormoon Software and Sage Bionetworks.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Majority of Mining-Related Injuries and Illness in Illinois Go Unreported

Illnesses and injuries associated with working in Illinois mines are substantially underreported to the federal agency tasked with tracking these events, according to a new study published in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine.The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration requires reporting of injuries and illness sustained while working in mines in the U.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Mapping Nanoscale Chemical Reactions Inside Batteries in 3-D

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have developed a new technique that lets them pinpoint the location of chemical reactions happening inside lithium-ion batteries in three dimensions at the nanoscale level. Their results are published in the journal Nature Communications.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Why Is Mining-Related Lung Disease on the Rise?

The passage of critical mine health and safety legislation in the late 1960s, along with advances in technology and safety practices, helped to decrease the prevalence of lung diseases for miners. But starting in the mid-1990s, there was a significant documented increase in lung diseases among coal workers, especially among younger workers.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: What Is a ‘Normal’ Blood Pressure Response During Exercise Testing?

Newswise imageNew data from the University of Illinois at Chicago suggest that the guidelines used to evaluate an individual’s peak blood pressure response during cardiopulmonary exercise testing, which were last updated in 1996 and help doctors screen for hypertension and cardiovascular disease, may need to be revised.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: New Academic and Residential Complex Breaks Ground at UIC

Newswise imageWith enrollment hitting record-setting levels at the University of Illinois at Chicago this fall and projected numbers of new students climbing by as many as 10,000 over the next decade, a new “living-learning” community will be built to provide necessary residential and academic spaces for students.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Are Millennials Gender Rebels or Returning to Tradition?

Newswise imageA forthcoming book from a University of Illinois at Chicago sociologist provides insight into the minds of today’s young adults to uncover the strategies they use to negotiate the unsettled gender norms and expectations facing their generation.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: US Dept. Of Energy Grant to Advance Combined Heat and Power Systems in the Midwest

The University of Illinois at Chicago has received a five-year, $4.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to help industrial, commercial, institutional and utility entities evaluate and install highly efficient combined heat and power (CHP) technologies.CHP, also known as cogeneration, is a single system that produces both thermal energy and electricity.

Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Quick Evaluation Can Predict Whether Drugs, Talk Therapy Work Better for Anxiety Patients

Clinicians and patients often struggle to find the right treatment for anxiety, sometimes cycling through various therapies for months before the patient begins to feel their symptoms improve.Now, researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have found that a brief test that can be performed in the office can help determine whether an antidepressant or a form of talk therapy, called cognitive behavioral therapy or CBT, would be better at relieving symptoms of anxiety in individual patien…