U.S. Army http://wuis.org en At Lincoln's Tomb, Remembering A Fallen Son http://wuis.org/post/lincolns-tomb-remembering-fallen-son <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A unique group of families met in Springfield Tuesday for their own commemoration of the Gettysburg Address. It's the </span>150th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's speech consecrating a Civil War cemetery.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nowadays, the most famous speech in American history is chiefly remembered for the quality of its rhetoric.</span></p><p>But for others, it's the substance of Lincoln's words that counts.</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 15:03:27 +0000 Brian Mackey 13404 at http://wuis.org At Lincoln's Tomb, Remembering A Fallen Son Springfield Researcher Promotes Treatment For Hearing Loss http://wuis.org/post/springfield-researcher-promotes-treatment-hearing-loss <p>Imagine taking a pill before going to a concert to help protect your hearing.&nbsp; Or taking one afterwards to restore it.&nbsp; That day may be sooner than you think.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Dr. Kathleen Campbell, Director of Audiology Research at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, has patented a treatment.&nbsp; It's currently undergoing a clinical trial.&nbsp;</p><p>Campbell's treatment involved D-methionine, an amino acid.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 13:58:00 +0000 Sean Crawford 8726 at http://wuis.org Springfield Researcher Promotes Treatment For Hearing Loss