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You Must Remember This

A Cedars-Sinai study illuminates how the human brain forms new recollections—providing insights into potential treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.

Discoveries / Feb 19, 2019

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Do I Look Fat in these Genes?

Scientists at Cedars-Sinai are recreating brain neurons to study obesity and personalize treatment.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2019

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Cancer in the Air

While air pollution has long been linked to disease, a recent Cedars-Sinai study reveals how nickel particles and other airborne matter influence genetics in a potentially damaging way.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2019


The Science Behind Random Acts of Kindness

Science says: Random acts of kindness are good for your health.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 13, 2019


CSF Leak Patient Won't Wait for a Cure to Be Happy

Brianna Cardenas spent 3 years looking for the cause of mysterious neck pain.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 18, 2018


Accurately Diagnosing Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Approximately 2.3 million people are thought to have multiple sclerosis. But what if many of them don't actually have MS?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 26, 2018

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Wingspan Spreads

A specialized stenting system used to open blocked arteries in the brain could change how we treat strokes.

Discoveries / Jul 27, 2018


When Should I Be Concerned About Memory Loss?

Are your "senior moments" becoming a problem?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 09, 2018


Stroke Patient Kate Briscoe Is Beating the Odds

Kate Briscoe suffered a type of stroke that usually kills half of patients within 30 days after the traumatic event. Following an induced coma and brain surgery, is progressing on her road to recovery thanks to the support of family, ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 08, 2018


What Do Viking Genetics Have to Do With ALS?

Vikings, while invading and settling Europe, may have brought more than longships and Norse mythology to the continent. They also might have brought a genetic mutation found in 10% of patients with ALS. Learn more from a neurology expert...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 07, 2018


Brainworks Takes LA Students Inside the Brain

As a part of the Brainworks program, 175 students from different LA schools visited Cedars-Sinai to explore medical careers. Learn more about this program.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 11, 2018


New Research Study Investigates Memory Recall

The goal is to help develop new treatments for memory disorders like Alzheimer's Disease.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 03, 2018


Former NICU Baby Now Builds Career in Neonatology

"I want to save babies the way the doctors at Cedars-Sinai saved me."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 20, 2018


Common Types of Headaches & When to See a Doctor

All headaches are painful. While some require medical attention, others can be treated with over-the-counter medicine. Learn more from experts at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 08, 2018

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The Boxer: Vince Hendrickson

Twice a week, Vince Hendrickson pulls on bright-red boxing gloves to push through Parkinson’s symptoms and complete demanding workouts at a Los Angeles boxing gym.

Discoveries / Dec 04, 2017