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11/20/2017
The UC San Diego Health International Patient Program was recognized as the 2017 Medical Provider of the Year by the International Travel & Health Insurance Journal (ITIJ). ITIJ recognizes leading hea ...
11/16/2017
That “to do” list of chores and errands could actually provide a variety of health benefits, according to researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine. The study, published ...
11/15/2017
UC San Diego Health has expanded its treatment of rare brain tumors by launching a specialized program in the diagnosis and treatment of acoustic neuromas and complex skull base tumors. The new progra ...
11/14/2017
In an unprecedented move, UC San Diego Health and UCI Health have formed a strategic partnership to increase operational efficiencies and decrease patient care costs by sharing a single electronic med ...
11/14/2017
Primary liver cancer is now the second leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide, and its incidences and mortality are increasing rapidly in the United Stated. In late stages of the malignancy, ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: Microbes as Medicine

Unlike antibiotics, which wipe out both harmful and beneficial bacteria, a new approach to treating eczema uses good bacteria to specifically fight off the bad.

10/31/2017
Our experts discuss the best type of running shoes for the casual runner, common eye issues in children and the difference between food poisoning and the flu.
10/27/2017
When the health of a young cystic fibrosis patient worsened, she underwent a double lung transplant and, only a year and a half later, she was winning medals at the World Transplant Games Federation f ...
10/27/2017
We are caring for affected patients and preventing the spread of hepatitis A. “Part of being a nurse is understanding your patient’s challenges when they leave…hep A has become one of those issues,” s ...
10/27/2017
Oh sure, a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down, but millions of Americans (one in 10) require medicine to deal with their excessive sugar consumption. For National Diabetes Month, we break do ...
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11/15/2017
Becker's Health IT & CIO Review

​Features Christopher Longhurst, MD, CIO

11/15/2017
Modern Healthcare

​Features Christopher Longhurst, MD, CIO

11/14/2017
Medical Xpress

​Features Gen-Sheng Feng, PhD

11/14/2017
CNN

​Features Marin Nishimura, MD

11/14/2017
Reuters

​Features Tarik Benmarhnia, PhD

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