5 Tips for Healthy Working From Home Habits

As health officials encourage social distancing to slow the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), millions of Americans have unexpectedly found themselves working from home. We've got tips to make working from home work for you.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 19, 2020


Are Your Kids Feeling the Stress of COVID-19?

Fear of COVID-19 (coronavirus) is spreading as quickly as the virus itself. And while fewer children have come down with the virus, they are very much tuned into the stress and fear around them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 17, 2020


Ask a Pharmacist: Cedars-Sinai's Rita Shane

When it comes to your healthcare experience, pharmacists are an essential part of keeping you healthy. We asked Cedars-Sinai's Chief Pharmacy Officer Rita Shane to answer your questions about medicine, supplements, and drug interactions.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 04, 2020


Gallstones Explained

You probably don't know much about your gallbladder, but getting to know this small, pear-shaped organ might help you avoid painful gallstones.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 24, 2020


Fertility Options for the LGBTQ+ Community

Planning for a family can be overwhelming. We asked Cedars-Sinai expert Dr. Jessica Chan about fertility options for LGBTQ+ individuals.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 17, 2020


Bone Broth: Is It Good for You?

Hailed as a low carb/low-calorie miracle food, bone broth has become a trendy alternative food for those on a specific diet plan. But is there science behind the benefits of drinking bone broth? We asked a Cedars-Sinai dietitian if bone ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 03, 2020


Do Fertility and Ovulation Apps Work?

Many women use mobile apps that can track fertility and ovulation, but do these apps really help with getting pregnant? Dr. Jessica Chan, an OB-GYN at Cedars-Sinai, helps answer the question if fertility apps work and explains the pros ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 29, 2020


Should I Use CBD Products on My Skin?

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is making its way into food and alternative medicine. But it's also entering the beauty products market as CBD infused make-up, lotions, and creams. We asked a Cedars-Sinai dermatologist if they're safe or effective.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 22, 2020


Nut Butters: Which One Is Healthiest?

You can choose from peanut butter, cashew butter, walnut butter and more. But what’s the difference in their nutritional values?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 17, 2020


Collagen for Your Skin: Healthy or Hype?

Taking collagen supplements to help your skin look more youthful is a popular beauty trend. But do collagen products really work? Dermatologist Dr. Ohara Aivaz weighs in on the latest skin care products.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 15, 2020


What Is Cupping? Does It Work?

Cupping became mainstream after the 2016 Summer Olympics, when swimmer Michael Phelps showed up with round bruises on his back. Today cupping is widely used for relief of pain and muscular-skeletal injuries, such as strains, sprains, and...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 13, 2020


Physical Therapy: What You Need to Know

Whether you have been involved in a car accident, suffered a stroke, delivered a baby, or are just getting older, physical therapy can help relieve pain, improve function, and help you get back to your usual activities.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 08, 2020


Teeth Grinding: Causes, Treatments and Consequences

If you find yourself clenching your jaw throughout the day, or you wake up with sensitive teeth, a sore jaw, or a headache, you might suffer from bruxism—grinding, clenching or gnashing of the teeth.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 06, 2020


Diaphragms Are Making a Comeback

Condoms, IUDs, and birth control pills are awesome, but they aren't for everyone. The latest birth control methods include an old favorite: the diaphragm. Is it the right option for you?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 03, 2020


Do Detox Diets and Cleanses Work?

On the lifelong journey to health and wellness, it can be tempting to look for quick fixes and easy solutions. One such option is a cleanse detox diet. But do they work and are they healthy?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 30, 2019