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MCW researchers to study medication to treat traumatic brain injury

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will conduct a research study to test whether patients who have life-threatening or life-altering traumatic brain injuries do better when they receive...

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Use of stent, compared to medications, increases risk of stroke in patients with narrowed artery within the brain

A researcher and physician at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has learned that among patients with symptomatic intracranial arterial stenosis (narrowing of an artery inside the brain), the use...

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“Match Day” reveals future plans for new doctors

Graduating medical students at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), and their peers nationwide, learned where they will be serving their post-graduate residency training. On “Match Day,” which occurs at exactly...

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5th Annual Tosa West Multicultural Fair

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Wauwatosa West High School will hold its fifth Multicultural Fair from 6:00pm-8:30pm. This event is open to the community and the diversity of the school...

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Dr. Joseph L. Shaker named Clinician of the Year by International Society of Clinical Densitometry

Joseph L. Shaker, MD, professor of clinical medicine and senior medical director for ambulatory services at MCW, has been named has been named Clinician of the Year by the International...

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MCW to host community engagement week

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) will host its inaugural Community Engagement Week April 13-17, 2015, on the MCW campus and at various locations across Milwaukee. The weeklong event celebrates MCW’s...

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MFHS Art on Permanent Display at Falls Library

Congratulations to Senior Art Student KASEY HURST. Her mixed media collage painting with a Bike theme was selected by the Menomonee Falls Public Library Friends board as their 2015...

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The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment and Medical College of Wisconsin award $250,000 to reduce youth alcohol and other drug abuse

The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin (AHW) Endowment awarded $250,000 over two years to reduce the prevalence of alcohol and other drug abuse among youth in Rusk County. The Medical College...

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MCW receives federal funding to upgrade nuclear magnetic resonance facility for drug discovery

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a $600,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s Office of the Director to fund the purchase of a new robotic accessory...

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St. Jude Cancels Pancake Breakfast

St. Jude the Apostle Parish, 800 W. Glenview Ave., Wauwatosa, has canceled its annual St. Patrick’s Day pancake breakfast scheduled for Sunday, March 15, from 9 a.m. to...

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Fall prevention interventions prove effective in reducing injury

Implementing evidence-based fall prevention programs in Wisconsin communities reduces the number of emergency room visits and hospitalizations due to falls in individuals aged 65 and older, but utilizing enhanced community...

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MCW plays key role in federal approval of new CPR devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the ResQCPR System, a system of two devices for first responders to use while performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on people whose...

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Free Wisconsin Lutheran Choir Concert

The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir and Chamber Choir of Wisconsin Lutheran College will perform a free home concert on Friday, March 20, following their Florida Concert Tour. The program will feature sacred...

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Injury and cell damage in alcohol liver disease

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) and the University of Pennsylvania have received a joint five year, $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Alcohol...

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Science Café series to be held at Milwaukee Public Library

The Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) of Southeast Wisconsin will hold a series of Science Cafés at the Milwaukee Public Library’s Central location that are free and open to...

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MCW seeks participants for kidney research

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is recruiting volunteers for a clinical research study into kidney function and the link between premature birth and kidney disease. People who are born prematurely...

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Diabetes and oral health in Milwaukee’s Mexican-American community

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has earned a $37,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research to explore the impact of diabetes...

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Protein linked to development of asthma

Researchers at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) have linked a specific protein to the development of post-viral infection asthma, which is the first step in generating a novel type...

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Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to present mid-winter concert

The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will present its mid-winter concert on Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. The WLC Concert Band will perform the monumental...

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$8 million grant to fund Rat Genome Database at MCW

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) has received a four-year, $8 million grant from the National Institutes of Health’s National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to fund the Rat Genome...

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Community Watch

» Green sparks Wauwatosa East boys to 61-54 win over West Allis Hale 2/17

» Wauwatosa's Larson qualifies for state swim meet in two events 2/17

» Big Cheese Classic National Wheelchair Basketball tourney set for Feb. 20-21 2/17

» National Senior Men's Curling Championships this weekend 2/17

» Wauwatosa East girls basketball team beats West Allis Hale 2/17

» Wauwatosa East presents 'Disney's Beauty and the Beast' 2/17

» Changes coming to Wauwatosa Village: The Flower Lady finds new home Updated:  2/16

» Wauwatosa public invited to 'Pizza with the police' 2/16

» A rundown of Tosa's All-City Read events for late February 2/15

» Bryant & Stratton College offers new nursing program at Wauwatosa campus 2/11

» KFC in Wauwatosa robbed Wednesday morning, suspect still unknown 2/11

» What residents in Southeast Wisconsin need to know to prevent the spread of Zika virus Updated:  2/11

» For Wauwatosa Hurricanes' Danny Larson, it's all about the team 2/10

» Wauwatosa West boys basketball team bounces back to beat New Berlin West 2/10

» Wauwatosa West girls basketball team drops five in a row 2/10

» Wauwatosa East girls basketball team defeats Menomonee Falls to snap 3-game losing streak 2/10

» Big Cheese Classic National Wheelchair Basketball tourney set for Feb. 20-21 2/10

» Wauwatosa's Larson wins two swimming championship 2/10

» Wauwatosa East boys basketball team drops third straight game 2/10

» Five Wauwatosa East student-athletes to play at collegiate level 2/10

» Wauwatosa's Beekman to play football at Southern A&M 2/10

» Tosa officers return to work following police-involved shooting 2/9

» Fat Tuesday: How Wauwatosa celebrated 2/9

» As trial begins, man pleads guilty to shooting Wauwatosa police officer Updated:  2/8

» Tosa's All-City Read well underway, more events to come 2/8

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Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

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"Hidden Tosa" is a semi-regular feature where our Wauwatosa reporter explores the closed down and closed off parts of Wauwatosa.

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