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1/22/2019
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine found that a diet low in free sugars (those added to foods and beverages and occurring naturally in fruit juices) resulted in signi ...
1/21/2019
Early adult general cognitive ability is a stronger predictor of cognitive function and reserve later in life than other factors, such as higher education, occupational complexity or engaging in late- ...
1/14/2019
An international group that includes researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine has identified 124 genetic variants associated with a person’s willingness to take risks, as r ...
1/14/2019
For the first time, researchers at University of California San Diego have used rapid 3D printing technologies to create a spinal cord, then successfully implanted that scaffolding, loaded with neural ...
1/10/2019
UC San Diego Health opens a state-of-the-art unit to treat seniors requiring emergency health care. The Gary and Mary West Emergency Department at UC San Diego Health in La Jolla is the first in Calif ...
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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.

1/7/2019
A recent study analyzed a scoring tool to predict patient outcomes for a Crohn’s disease treatment. The model had a 100 percent sensitivity identifying patients who would benefit from the drug vedoliz ...
1/2/2019
In this corner clinic, our experts talk about how to care for workout injuries, how to determine the ideal weight and the dangers of sleeping in contacts.
12/21/2018
Did you make a resolution to get fit, fitter or the fittest you’ve ever been? Suzanne Smith, RD, UC San Diego Health sports dietitian, offers tips on what and how you should be eating to support speci ...
12/20/2018
A woman’s ability to plan for child birth is essential to her health, education and career, says UC San Diego Health pharmacist Sally Rafie, PharmD, who is leading several projects to help make birth ...
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In the News

1/17/2019
CBS 8

​Features Stephanie Lessig, MD

1/15/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Howard Feldman, MD

1/15/2019
North Coast Current

​Features Amanda Gosman, MD

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