Recent Highlights from UC San Diego Health

Bonnie Coppla

Returning to a Full Life After Atrial Fibrillation

​Bonnie Coppla was living the dream as a Disney on Ice performer — until she was diagnosed with an irregular heart rhythm. Learn about symptoms and new treatments for this common condition.

Crying baby

Does the Baby Have Colic or Something Else?

While excessive crying can be normal, on rare occasions it can have an organic or physical cause. Dr. Douglas Wilson shares five factors to consider when debating whether to seek medical advice.

Woman with a sunburned face

19 Reasons to Ban the Tan

There's no safe way to get a tan. Browned skin is damaged skin — and may be a dark omen of cancer to come. Safeguard yourself with these sun protection insights.

Sean Porter and family

A Failing Heart Gets A Second Chance

Find out how the skilled coordination and excellent care of our cardiovascular team and Mercy Air crew helped save the life of Orange County resident Sean Porter.

HealthCare's Most Wired Winner 2017

We're One of the Nation's "Most Wired" Hospitals

Hospitals & Health Networks magazine recognizes hospitals that excel in using information technology to advance health care and protect patient information.

Asian coleslaw recipe

Healthy Summer Recipes

​As summer heats up, cool down with healthy recipes based on summer's freshest produce. Our recipes for Asian Coleslaw, Corn-on-the-Cob, and Quick Veggie Burgers are fast, easy and delicious.