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The Wall Street Journal
Features Mark Sawyer, MD
3/4/2015
UC San Diego Health System was this week named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics. This is the third time UC San Diego Health System has been recognized for this prestig ...
3/4/2015
Melanie Peters
For decades, we’ve been told to reduce fat consumption as its bad for the heart. Newly proposed federal dietary guidelines underscore that all fats aren’t created equal and are necessary to good healt ...
3/3/2015
Christina Johnson
Prescription medications are designed to remedy a diagnosed illness or condition but a side effect of many can be unwanted weight gain, adding pounds and problems. Learn more about drugs that can sabo ...
2/23/2015
Pittsburg Post-Gazette
Features Tim Mackey, PhD
2/10/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Stephanie Leonard, MD
2/10/2015
KPBS
Features Michael Kalichman, PhD
2/10/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Mark Wallace, MD
2/3/2015
La Jolla Light
Features Stephen Hayden, MD
2/3/2015
The Washington Post
Features Mark Sawyer, MD
2/2/2015
Los Angeles Daily News
Features Elizabeth Rosenblum, MD
1/26/2015
U-T San Diego
Features Robert Schooley, MD
1/26/2015
The Wall Street Journal
Features Mark Sawyer, MD
1/20/2015
Bioscience Technology
Features Eyal Raz, MD, Paul Insel, MD, Jihyung Lee, PhD, and Nicholas Webster, PhD
1/19/2015
KPBS
Features John Bradley, MD
1/9/2015
Christina Johnson
As we age, medications affect us differently – prescription and over the counter. Some drugs become less effective while others become riskier. We talk to an expert to find out what to be aware of as ...
1/9/2015
Melanie Peters
Calcium is critical for strong teeth and bones and a healthy brain. Dairy products are the most common source of calcium but you can find it in variety of foods for a diverse, delicious, calcium-rich ...
1/9/2015
Christina Johnson
Male sexual health is more complicated than those commercials on TV suggest. There are issues about cardiovascular disease, fertility, reversible treatments, supplements and something called “manopaus ...
1/7/2015
Voice of San Diego
Authored by Howard Taras, MD
12/11/2014
A new study led by researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine finds that the brains of obese children literally light up differently when tasting sugar.
10/13/2014
SanDiego6
Features Janna Villano, MD
9/5/2014
To help get the word out that alcohol and pregnancy don’t mix, volunteers with the Southern California affiliate of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (SoCal NOFAS) are handing out “P ...
8/14/2014
Today
Features Aaron Schneir, MD
7/21/2014
A University of California, San Diego School of Medicine-led study suggests that parents of obese children often do not recognize the potentially serious health consequences of childhood weight gain o ...
6/25/2014
Christina Johnson
Drugs have a shelf life. Make that, a health life. They decay, lose potency, sometimes even cause new problems when they get too old. Learn how to spot a drug gone bad and what to do about it.
6/17/2014
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have completed the first comprehensive survey of e-cigarettes for sale online and the results, they believe, underscore the co ...
6/4/2014
The President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition (PCFSN) has selected Kelley Thompson to receive a 2014 PCFSN Community Leadership Award.
5/19/2014
Adolescents with chronic diseases (ACD), such as cystic fibrosis, gastrointestinal disorders (including Crohn’s disease) and Type 1 diabetes, often find the transition of managing their health care ne ...
3/5/2014
UC San Diego Health System Experts
Experts answer whether exercise makes you smarter, should you worry about fluctuating blood pressure and can you lower cholesterol with diet alone.
1/7/2014
Michelle Brubaker
Mesa High School team physician, David Bazzo, MD, with the Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, has implemented an educational program to teach young athletes and their families about concuss ...
1/7/2014
Experts in the field of mindfulness will gather in San Diego from Feb. 7-9 to share the latest advancements in education, clinical care and research as it applies to the healthy development of youth t ...
12/11/2013
UC San Diego Health System Experts
Feeling depressed after the holidays? Not sure when to take an antihistamine versus a decongestant? Wondering why your newborn is turning yellow? Our experts are here to help!
10/28/2013
Michelle Brubaker
UC San Diego Health System experts offer safety precautions to help parents and guardians make Halloween safe this year.
9/9/2013
San Diegans will be reminded of the dangers of mixing alcohol and pregnancy thanks to a beverage coaster campaign led by the new Southern California chapter of the National Organization on Fetal Alcoh ...
4/1/2013
Initial studies at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine indicate that a self-help treatment program for overweight children and their parents, guided by clinical experts, may be ...

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