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8/26/2019
SDNews.com

​Features Jason Sicklick, MD, and Scott Lippman, MD

7/29/2019
The Thirty

​Features David Kunkel, MD

7/24/2019
La Jolla Light

​Authored by Scott Lippman, MD, and features Jason Sicklick, MD, and Razelle Kurzrock, MD

6/27/2019
Diverticulitis can cause mild to severe abdominal pain. Good nutrition and an active lifestyle can keep the condition under control. We share advice from a gastroenterologist and a summer- and gut-fri ...
5/14/2019
A recent study by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego State University and the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology found that the age and sex of ...
5/14/2019
Exposure to glyphosate, the primary ingredient in the popular weed killer Roundup, correlates to more severe cases of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
4/29/2019
Two renowned research centers at University of California San Diego are joining forces to take a deeper look at how components of human milk and the microbiome can change the course of therapeutics fo ...
4/23/2019
Constipation is a pressing issue and there are a lot of treatments for it — and a lot of causes. One of the biggest is diet. Fortunately, diet is also part of the solution. Here are 14 foods that help ...
4/4/2019
An international team of scientists led by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine employed an array of next-generation sequencing and gene-editing tools, such as CRISPR, ...
3/14/2019
UC San Diego Health performed an autotransplant on a patient with only one kidney and nutcracker syndrome, where a renal vein becomes compressed by two arteries. The affected kidney was placed in the ...
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 ...