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Recent Highlights from UC San Diego Health

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Building A Defense Against Zika

​UC San Diego researchers are taking a lead role in a new global effort to identify and test potential drugs for treatment and prevention. Watch this video to learn more.

UC San Diego Health ranks #1 by U.S. News & World Report

Still No. 1 in San Diego, With 8 Specialties in the Nation's Top 50

U.S. News & World Report has named UC San Diego Health the top health care system in the region for the sixth year in a row. Read more about our rankings.

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Musician Is Cancer-Free After Immunotherapy Treatment

A clinical trial offered at Moores Cancer Center helped eliminate oral cancer for Rikki Rockett, drummer for the band Poison. Learn about his regimen and other new options for treating cancer.

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15 Common, Less Recognized Signs of Stress

Recurrent anxiety can impact health in many ways, including obesity, Alzheimer's disease, heart disease, and even premature death.

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Free Seminar: Understanding the Hype and Hope of Immunotherapy

​Join Dr. Ezra Cohen and other experts on August 20 to learn about exciting developments in immunotherapy, a type of treatment that is poised to change the way we fight cancer. Register now.

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Incision-Less Procedure for Salivary Stones

​UC San Diego Health is the only hospital in San Diego County offering minimally invasive removal of salivary stones that can cause swelling, pain and chronic infection.

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