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4/22/2019
University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers found that treating patients with personalized precision medicine that combined therapies to target multiple alterations improved outc ...
4/15/2019
UC San Diego Health has invested in a new robotic technology to benefit patients in need of restorative spine surgery. This technology enables minimally invasive spine surgery, the benefits of which i ...
4/11/2019
Treatment with a choline kinase inhibitor prompts immune cells to clear away damaged mitochondria, thus reducing NLRP3 inflammasome activation and preventing inflammation.
4/11/2019
The NASA Twins Study is the most comprehensive integrated multi-omics, molecular, physiological, and behavioral analysis of how the human body responds to space flight to date. Study results were publ ...
4/8/2019
Patients who suffer from VF live in constant fear of triggering a cardiac event, which can only be treated with an automated external defibrillator and which can become fatal in mere seconds. But a ne ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: A survivor’s story

When a person shows no evidence of cancer, they transition into the phase known as "survivorship." While this is a joyous moment, it can also be emotional, says breast cancer survivor Michelle Brubaker.

4/3/2019
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Department of Psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine, and from the beginning, it’s been a different sort of place.
3/14/2019
UC San Diego Health performed an autotransplant on a patient with only one kidney and nutcracker syndrome, where a renal vein becomes compressed by two arteries. The affected kidney was placed in the ...
2/28/2019
The risk of bone fractures due to osteoporosis increase with age but lifestyle changes can help reduce the odds. Recent research about supplements may confuse patients. Bone health specialist Deborah ...
2/28/2019
Loud, habitual snoring may be a sign of sleep apnea, a condition that affects 18 million people. UC San Diego Health experts discuss what can be done, from lifestyle changes to assistive devices to su ...
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In the News

4/4/2019
Healthline

​Features Jeremy Pettus, MD

4/3/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH

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