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What are Electrolytes?

When talking about hydration, the typical advice is to replace electrolytes, but what does that mean? Essentially, electrolytes are essential minerals vital to many key functions i...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 16, 2019

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FAQ: Hamstring Injuries

The hamstring is a complex muscle structure that tends to be injured across a wide variety of activities. It's one of the most common sports injuries. We asked Dr. Carlos Uquillas,...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 06, 2019

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Ask a Doc: Do Fist Bumps Spread Fewer Germs Than Handshakes?

Shaking hands is a custom that dates back centuries, but it's not uncommon to see people opting out, especially during flu season or when a bug is going around. But does fist-bumpi...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 04, 2019

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Ask a Doc: What Is Texting Thumb?

All that texting, swiping, and scrolling can send you to the doctor as well as to your favorite apps. It can lead to inflammation, pain, and even surgery.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 29, 2019

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Dealing with Stress: Know the Hidden Symptoms

Stress always finds a way of making itself known. Cedars-Sinai experts break down why these side effects of stress occur and how to find relief.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 25, 2019

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Mumps: What You Need to Know

Mumps used to be an achy, swollen-faced illness that most kids miserably weathered over a couple of weeks—while others dealt with complications that lasted a lifetime. Thanks to va...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 07, 2019

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Selfie Safety

Most selfie-related injuries are a result of distraction—people get so focused on taking the perfect shot that they ignore basic safety.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 18, 2019

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Is running good or bad for your health? We asked a Cedars-Sina...

"The injury rates for running are not necessarily high, but they are real," says Dr. Carlos Uquillas.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 02, 2019

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Torn Achilles Tendon FAQs

A torn Achilles tendon is a notoriously difficult injury to recover from.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 03, 2019

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The Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Studies have shown that having a pet can be good for everything from your heart to your brain.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 18, 2019

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What You Need to Know About Measles

The measles virus is among the most highly contagious known viruses.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 13, 2019

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Getting the Most from Your OB-GYN Appointment

We asked OB-GYN Dr. Matthew Siedhoff how women can get the most out of their least-favorite checkup.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 24, 2018

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Testing Cold & Flu Advice —What Really Works?

As soon as you pull out a tissue the advice starts rolling in, from chicken soup to Echinacea and homespun cough remedies.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 01, 2018

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New Parents & Grandparents—What Vaccines Do You Need?

In the anticipation of a newborn is one of the most important items: vaccines for the parents, grandparents, and anyone else in the family who plans to spend time with the new bund...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2018

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What to Expect During Your First Mammogram

Your first mammogram can be scary, but the good news is that the exam can be a lot less stressful with some preparation. Learn from an expert at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 18, 2018