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5/18/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and their collaborators have developed a technique that allows them to speed up or slow down human heart cells growing in a dish on ...
5/16/2018
The Gary and Mary West Emergency Department at UC San Diego Health in La Jolla has been accredited as a geriatric emergency department by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP). The accre ...
5/15/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and collaborators have published the first major results from the American Gut Project, a crowdsourced, global citizen science effo ...
5/15/2018
Using new analytic tools, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai have decoded the epigenetic landscape for rheumatoid arth ...
5/9/2018
In a new paper, an international team led by scientists at University of California San Diego School of Medicine describe successfully grafting induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived neural prec ...
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Health Features

N Equals One Podcast: You’re more than what’s coded in your DNA

We talk to Dave Gorkin, PhD, about how our epigenetics — chemical modifications to our genes — can change over time and influence our susceptibility to disease.

5/11/2018
Meta Description Our experts answer your questions on everything from headaches to tummy aches. This month, our experts discuss how facial bones change with age, eye floaters and if childbirth causes ...
5/4/2018
Sidney Zisook, MD, a psychiatrist at UC San Diego Health and professor of psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine, talks about different types of depression as well as available treatment option ...
5/4/2018
Salads are an easy way to get vegetables into your diet but not all salads are created equal in terms of health and nutrition. Our expert shares tips on building a fulfilling and healthful salad: from ...
5/4/2018
Over-the-counter medications are designed to be broadly safe and healthful but can sometimes be problematic for patients undergoing chemotherapy, masking symptoms, affecting dosages and even increasin ...
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In the News

5/16/2018
Today's Geriatric Medicine

​Features Vaishal Tolia, MD, MPH, and Ted Chan, MD

5/16/2018
Mother Jones

​Features Steffanie Strathdee, PhD, Tom Patterson, PhD, and Robert Schooley, MD

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