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News from the UW Health neurology program.

 
University of Wisconsin Hospitals Among Nation's Top 20 in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

University of Wisconsin Hospitals Among Nation

For the first time in the history of U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals" rankings, University of Wisconsin Hospitals are listed on the Honor Roll - the 20 most highly ranked hospitals in the nation. The designation, which i...
7/29/2019 | University of Wisconsin Hospitals Among Nation's Top 20 in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Ms. Wheelchair Wisconsin Pursues Active Adventures

Ms. Wheelchair Wisconsin Pursues Active Adventures

When Ms. Wheelchair Wisconsin reaches up to adjust her tiara, you might catch a glimpse of one of her many tattoos. The one on Autumn Neugent’s right forearm shows a looping rollercoaster – with a bright orange wheelchair flying off ...
3/08/2019 | Ms. Wheelchair Wisconsin Pursues Active Adventures

UW Health Receives Excellence Award from National Multiple Sclerosis Society

UW Health Receives Excellence Award from National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Madison, Wisconsin — The UW Health Multiple Sclerosis Clinic has earned the Excellence in Healthcare Award from the National Multiple Sclerosis Society for being a premiere provider and partner of care for the MS community. “We are g...
2/18/2019 | UW Health Receives Excellence Award from National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Celebrating World Stroke Day as a Stroke Survivor

Celebrating World Stroke Day as a Stroke Survivor

Jennifer Gardner is celebrating World Stroke Day today by being back at work at the University of Wisconsin Law School. Doesn’t sound that exciting? Well, consider that almost exactly a month ago, the 47-year-old accountant suffered a majo...
10/29/2018 | Celebrating World Stroke Day as a Stroke Survivor

Ketogenic Diet Helps Reduce Seizures in Patient with Rett Syndrome

Ketogenic Diet Helps Reduce Seizures in Patient with Rett Syndrome

When Heidi Gonzales talks about how the ketogenic diet has helped her daughter, Brandi, one word comes up over and over: miracle. “It’s a miracle, and I just wish I would have tried it sooner,” Heidi says. Brandi was ...
10/23/2018 | Ketogenic Diet Helps Reduce Seizures in Patient with Rett Syndrome

Creating an Aging-Friendly Home

Creating an Aging-Friendly Home

As we age, everyday tasks can get a little more challenging, especially when chronic health conditions start to take a toll on the body. But with the right tools and planning, you can make your home more aging-friendly, reducing your risk of accident...
7/23/2018 | Creating an Aging-Friendly Home

Preparing for the Future When You Have a Chronic Health Condition

Preparing for the Future When You Have a Chronic Health Condition

Even as gender roles have evolved, women are often still expected to be the primary caregivers, from raising children to caring for an aging parent. But what happens when a woman develops a debilitating disease later in life — especially if she...
1/25/2018 | Preparing for the Future When You Have a Chronic Health Condition

Nine Specialties Ranked in Nation's Top 50 by U.S. News

Nine Specialties Ranked in Nation

UW Hospital and Clinics Named State's Top Hospital for Sixth Consecutive Year University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics is ranked among the nation's top 50 hospitals in nine medical specialties, and retained its position as the best hospital ...
8/08/2017 | Nine Specialties Ranked in Nation's Top 50 by U.S. News