What to Do If You’re Bitten by a Snake

For tips on preventing snakebites and info on what to do if you are bitten, we talked to Dr. Sam Torbati, co-chair of Emergency Medicine at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 09, 2019

Behind the Scenes: Cedars-Sinai Emergency Room

Visiting the Emergency Room can feel like a slow and stressful process, especially when you or a loved one is ill or injured. Ever wonder what’s going on behind the scenes?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 01, 2019

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

Know the Signs of Human Trafficking

"If we know how to recognize it, there's a huge chance to help."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 17, 2018

Summer Health Risks for Chronic Conditions

Some common medical issues, even when well controlled, can flare up in the sun and heat.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 13, 2018

Are Electric Scooters Safe? Injury Prevention Tips

ER doctors and orthopaedists urge caution around the new trend of electric scooters like Bird, Lime, and Spin.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 24, 2018

Special Pathogen Response Team is Ready for Anything

The Special Pathogen Response Team at Cedars-Sinai is a team selected to treat diseases that are highly infectious and pose a serious risk.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 21, 2018

COACH for Kids Joins Forces with Summer Night Lights

Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids will join Summer Night Lights for two events to offer healthcare services to children and their parents.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 16, 2018

Heat Exhaustion & Heatstroke Prevention Tips

Hot weather isn't just uncomfortable—it can be downright dangerous.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 23, 2018

Overuse Injury Prevention for Young Athletes

"No professional baseball pitcher throws year-round. They just won't last that way."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 05, 2018

First Response: How to Prepare for an Emergency

In an emergency, the real first responders are the members of the public who are on site.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 01, 2017

Free Emergency Bleeding Control Training

Learn how to go from bystander to lifesaver with our free, open-to-the-public Stop the Bleed classes.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 17, 2017

What are the Signs of Drowning & Water Distress?

Drowning isn't always easy to recognize. These tips can help you identify water distress.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 13, 2017

Is Snorting Chocolate or Raw Cacao Powder Safe?

There are better ways to get a caffeine fix than snorting chocolate powder, which could have long term health effects.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 12, 2017

4th of July Fireworks Safety Tips

Don't let your Independence Day celebration end in disaster.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 29, 2017