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10/16/2018
Researchers from University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with statewide collaborators, report that patients who recorded videos of themselves taking tuberculosis (TB) medications better ...
10/15/2018
Lucila Ohno-Machado, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Biomedical Informatics at UC San Diego Health, professor of medicine and associate dean for informatics and technology at the School of Medicin ...
10/12/2018
Tamara Strauss has been living with high-grade, stage IV pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer for more than three years. Current treatments, although effective for her, are highly toxic. Tamara enrolled i ...
10/10/2018
Early adoption of tobacco control efforts in California led to fewer people ever smoking, reduced the amount used by those who do smoke and helped smokers quit at a younger age — when their risk of de ...
10/8/2018
On Monday, October 15, UC San Diego Health will open a new comprehensive health center located at 16950 Via Tazon in Rancho Bernardo. Described as a “clinic of the future,” the new 57,000 square foot ...
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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.

8/31/2018
Choosing your health care provider is a big choice. It helps determine who you see for everyday health concerns and perhaps specialists in the future. Consider these helpful tips during open enrollmen ...
8/31/2018
Prenatal alcohol exposure is the leading preventable cause of birth defects in the US, and a recent study by UC San Diego found the prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) is as high, or ...
8/30/2018
When the weather cools, soup is what comforts us. Christine Zoumas, senior dietician at UC San Diego Health, talks about the health benefits of soup, whether bone broths are better and shares a favori ...
8/30/2018
Our experts answer your questions on everything from headaches to tummy aches. This month, our experts discuss what to eat when you’re too sick to eat, bunions and how to get migraine relief.
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In the News

10/11/2018
Washington Post

​Authored by Rupa Jose, PhD, and Anita Raj, PhD

10/10/2018
UPI

​Features John Pierce, PhD (Emeritus)

10/10/2018
CIO Review

​Features Cassi Birnbaum, director, Health Information Services

10/10/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Igor Grant, MD

10/9/2018
Becker's Hospital Review

​Features Patty Maysent, CEO, and Chris Kane, MD, CEO, UC San Diego Health Physician Group

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