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8/25/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Alan Maisel, MD

8/4/2016
NPR

​Features Cheryl Anderson, PhD, MPH

8/2/2016
Ranked No. 1 in San Diego, UC San Diego Health and its hospitals have been recognized among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for 2016-17. The annual U.S. News & World Report “Best Ho ...
7/18/2016
Consultant360

​Features Felix Yam, PharmD

7/18/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Ruth Patterson, PhD

7/18/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Ehtisham Mahmud, MD

7/11/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD

6/21/2016
FOX News

​Features Jonathan Hsu, MD

6/20/2016
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine report that more than 1 in 3 atrial fibrillation (AF) patients at in ...
6/13/2016
Huffington Post

​Features UC San Diego School of Medicine

6/6/2016
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Joseph Vinetz, MD, Alan Maisel, MD, Lori Daniels, MD, Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD, Anna Kulidjian, MD,

5/9/2016
UC San Diego Health has been named by Becker’s Hospital Review to its 2016 list of “100 Great Hospitals in America.” The list is based on rankings and awards from reputable sources, such as Healthgrad ...
4/28/2016
After their troop leader had a life-saving valve replacement, a group of Girl Scouts made heart pillows to help cardiac patients during their recovery process.
4/4/2016
Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have launched a new four-year, $3.7 million multidisciplinary research center to investigate the relationship between sedentar ...
3/29/2016
To understand how people can live longer throughout the world, researchers at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have teamed up with colleagues at University of Rome La Sapienza to ...
3/16/2016
Nearly half of all atrial fibrillation (AF) patients at the highest risk for stroke are not being prescribed blood thinners by their cardiologists, according to a new study by researchers at Universit ...
2/26/2016
When astronaut Scott Kelly returns to Earth on March 1, half of NASA’s first-of-its-kind study of twin astronauts and long duration space flight, researchers at University of California, San Diego Sch ...
2/26/2016
One of the fastest growing medical specialties are hospitalists – physicians who spend their days and careers entirely focused upon treating hospitalized patients. Their impact, though, extends far be ...
1/28/2016
A University of California, San Diego School of Medicine study finds that weight loss programs that provide healthy fats, such as olive oil in the Mediterranean diet, or a low-fat, high-carbohydrate d ...
1/21/2016
Patty Maysent has accepted the position as CEO of UC San Diego Health, the region’s only academic health system. Her appointment was approved by the UC Board of Regents and will commence January 21, 2 ...
1/11/2016
When Beth Garcia was struck by a sharp pain in her chest she thought it was just a muscle cramp - she was wrong. Read more about signs of heart attack in women and why it’s better to “make a fuss” tha ...
1/4/2016
Men and women experience hormonal changes during middle age that can affect their sexual health and relationships with partners. UC San Diego Health experts discuss what both genders can do to ensure ...
12/16/2015
UC San Diego Health and the City of El Centro have entered the next phase of a comprehensive management services relationship with El Centro Regional Medical Center (ECRMC). Under a new agreement, UC ...
12/1/2015
Nutrition Services has transformed their room service program and menu to offer locally sourced, high quality meals made to order for patients at Thornton Hospital and Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center a ...
11/2/2015
Approximately 90 percent of Americans will develop high blood pressure at some time in their lives, putting them at significantly elevated risk for heart disease and stroke – the country’s first and f ...
11/2/2015
A partnership with Temecula Valley Hospital, telemedicine and an innovative surgical approach saved a mother with a blood clot in a major brain vessel treated at UC San Diego Health’s comprehensive st ...
8/27/2015
After a 27-year-old tragically died, his heart was donated to not one, but two people. Hear about the rare transplant - only performed 10 times worldwide - that united three families during an emotion ...
8/26/2015
A hospital visit may be a time of stress for patients and visitors alike. Volunteers can help ease the occasion, sometimes by offering an ear (to listen); sometimes by offering an ear (to scratch).
5/7/2015
We need sodium to function but too much can be a bad thing. Americans consume too much salt due to a diet heavy in processed foods. To help with reducing your daily sodium intake, here are three less ...

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