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2/20/2019
Med India

​Features Ruben Abagyan, PhD, Linda Awdishu, PharmD, and pharmacy students Tigran Makunts and Isaac Cohen

2/19/2019
Mining a large database of adverse reactions to medications, UC San Diego researchers found that people who took proton pump inhibitors (e.g., Prilosec, Nexium) for heartburn and acid reflux were more ...
2/11/2019
Medical Xpress

​Features Michael Bouvet, MD

2/7/2019
ABC News

​Features Rob Knight, PhD

2/6/2019
Pharmacy Choice

​Features Joseph Califano, MD, Benjamin Abbadessa, MD, and Rebekah White, MD

2/5/2019
To make it easier for patients to receive world-class cancer care, UC San Diego Health has added a new multidisciplinary cancer clinic in Hillcrest and expanded its infusion center for both oncology p ...
1/22/2019
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 ...
1/7/2019
A recent study analyzed a scoring tool to predict patient outcomes for a Crohn’s disease treatment. The model had a 100 percent sensitivity identifying patients who would benefit from the drug vedoliz ...
12/19/2018
A Q&A with Andrew Lowy, MD, Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, on how the Pancreatic Cancer Prevention and Screening Clinic aims to help high-risk patients by preventing or catching the dise ...
12/12/2018
UC San Diego researchers join national effort to better understand human immune system as part of new Allen Institute of Immunology.
11/6/2018
Our experts answer your questions on everything from headaches to tummy aches. This month, our experts discuss anxiety around the holidays, manicures and melanoma and a prime pooping position.
6/29/2018
Acetaminophen causes more cases of acute liver injury than any other. Jeffrey Yin, PharmD, pharmacist at UC San Diego Health, explains the dangers of this common pain reliever and how to avoid uninten ...