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N Equals One Podcast: Personalized Cancer Vaccines?

Tamara Strauss, the first patient to enroll in a first-of-its-kind clinical trial at Moores Cancer Center to test a personalized cancer vaccine, talks to her oncologist, Ezra Cohen, MD, and researcher Stephen Schoenberger, PhD.

There has been a lot of social media buzz around the purported benefits of eating foods high in alkaline. But is there any benefit to tailoring your diet to the pH scale? Our nutrition expert decipher ...
Our experts answer your questions on everything from headaches to tummy aches. This month, our experts discuss skin whiteners, sports physicals and aspirin for heart conditions.
Each year millions of people break bones and injure rotator cuffs. Matthew Meunier, MD, orthopedic surgeon, discusses the kinds of cases he treats, from sports- to scooter-related, and how people can ...
Serious physical challenges like illness or injury can affect mental health. UC San Diego Health experts say treating both can speed recovery. But coping is an art that takes different forms for each ...
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