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11/12/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and international collaborators have evidence that Kawasaki Disease (KD) does not have a sing ...
11/2/2018
UC San Diego Health has been named “HealthCare’s Most Wired” by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). The mission of the CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired program is to elev ...
11/1/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Kaiser Permanente have discovered that mothers who breastfed a child or children for six months or more are at lower risk for d ...
10/29/2018
For the first time, the United States Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded a grant to researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine to study binge eating disorder treatments ...
10/24/2018
The mechanism leading to development of type 1 diabetes remains a mystery, hampering the ability to find new ways to prevent, treat or even cure this condition.
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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.

11/6/2018
Our experts answer your questions on everything from headaches to tummy aches. This month, our experts discuss anxiety around the holidays, manicures and melanoma and a prime pooping position.
10/30/2018
Cannabis or its derivatives can be found in everything from smoothies to purported medicines. Experts at UC San Diego School of Medicine’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research answer some burning qu ...
10/30/2018
Homemade pickles and jams have had a resurgence in popularity with home cooks, but there are dangers to do-it-yourself canning and preserving. We offer tips on how to safely prepare perfect pickles an ...
10/25/2018
Older people are more likely to take a variety of medications to manage multiple chronic health issues. Here we discuss some common problems older adults encounter with their medications, and how to p ...
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In the News

11/8/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Sonya Noman, PhD

11/6/2018
Livestrong

​Features Kathy Weber, physician assistant

11/6/2018
HealthDay

​Features Isac Thomas, MD, MPH

11/6/2018
CNN

​Features Lee Cantrell, PharmD

11/6/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Alysson Muotri, PhD

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