Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine found that a diet low in free sugars (those added to foods and beverages and occurring naturally in fruit juices) resulted in signi ...
Features Saima Aslam, MD, and Steffanie Strathdee, PhD
Features Eric Adler, MD, and Victor Pretorius, MBchB
Nate Jackson recently received a new heart for the New Year. Learn how UC San Diego Health, one of the top performing transplant centers in the country, has given Nate a new lease on life.
Features Brett Meyer, MD, and Larry Friedman, MD
Features Victor Pretorius, MBchB, and Eric Adler, MD
On October 29, 2018 the Cardiovascular Institute at UC San Diego Health performed its 50th heart transplant of the year. The patient, 52-year-old Nate Jackson, will spend Thanksgiving with family, fri ...
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Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and international collaborators have evidence that Kawasaki Disease (KD) does not have a sing ...
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UC San Diego Health has been named “HealthCare’s Most Wired” by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME). The mission of the CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired program is to elev ...
Sarah Gibson started swimming at age five with one goal: the Olympic Games. Born with a heart condition, she is now working with UC San Diego Health to accomplish her goals in the pool and trade her s ...
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have unraveled new insights into the way cells leverage G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) and their cellular waste disposal syste ...
Choosing your health care provider is a big choice. It helps determine who you see for everyday health concerns and perhaps specialists in the future. Consider these helpful tips during open enrollmen ...
UC San Diego Health and its medical and surgical specialties have again been nationally ranked by U.S. News & World Report for 2018-19.
For the first time, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Imperial College London, with international collaborators, have determined that Kawasaki disease (KD) can b ...
UC San Diego Health and Rancho Family Medical Group (RFMG) announced today that they have entered into an exclusive strategic affiliation designed to enhance the delivery of high-quality care to patie ...
In a study published online July 25 in the journal Nature, University of California San Diego School of Medicine researchers identified a signaling pathway that activates the NLRP3 inflammasome implic ...
The governing board of the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine unanimously approved this week two grants worth more than $2.2 million to University of California San Diego School of Medicin ...
When a 24-year-old man suffers a massive heart attack while riding his bike, emergency physicians on the scene start CPR. Then paramedics, lifeguards and an emergency room team work to save his life.
Alexandra Salcedo, RD, shows us how to make a delicious dish of steam-grilled cod with chanterelle mushrooms in the newly opened Step Family Cardiac Wellness and Rehabilitation Center kitchen at Jacob ...
Our experts discuss if Mother Nature affects blood pressure, what it means if you have lupus and the causes of hiccups.
Our experts discuss secondhand e-cigarette vapor, the difference between a heart attack and heart burn, and the dangers of sampling makeup at the cosmetics counter.
Two UC San Diego Health heart transplant patients recently had the unique opportunity to meet the families of their donors and are using the experience to shine a light on the importance of organ dona ...
Learn how to navigate online chats rooms to benefit your health, whether you’re looking for medical facts or emotional support, as well as how to protect your privacy while getting the information you ...
How do hospital and health care ranking and assessment tools help consumers? We asked Chad VanDenBerg, Chief Quality and Patient Safety Officer for UC San Diego Health to help clear up the confusion.