Understanding Traumatic Brain Injury

A traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the result of a blow or jolt to the head that damages the brain. We asked a Cedars-Sinai expert about TBIs and what to expect if you or someone you know suffers one.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 09, 2019

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Scalpel vs. Bullet: Expert Perspectives on Gun Trauma

Cedars-Sinai trauma surgeons share what it’s like to treat gunshot victims, their medical perspectives on the increase in gun-related deaths—and how they maintain objectivity as they address this growing public health problem.

Discoveries / Jul 17, 2019


Dealing with Bullying: A Guide for Parents

As a parent, how do you talk to your kids about bullying?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 27, 2019


Behind the Scenes: Cedars-Sinai Helipad

For organ transplants and trauma patients, traffic and distance can eat up precious time once the clock starts ticking.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 30, 2018


What Happens to Blood After Donation?

We all know donating blood saves lives, but do you know what happens after you've donated it? While donating is a simple process, once it's collected it goes on a journey before it reaches a patient.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 24, 2018


Art Therapy Helps Children Cope with Trauma

The Share and Care program, which operates in 29 schools, fills a crucial need for therapy and crisis counseling.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2017


How to Talk to Your Kids About a Tragedy

Explaining traumatic or violent events to children is difficult, but also important. One of Cedars-Sinai's psychology experts shares some tips for parents.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 02, 2017


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


Human Patient Simulations Drive Real Benefits

Cedars-Sinai's simulation center recreates scenarios such as heart surgeries, emergency intubations, and much more. Learn more about the program's benefits.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 26, 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


Real-Life Superhero: Bystander Saves Woman Hit by Car

When Barb Sachs needed a hero, stranger Keta Meggett came to her rescue.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 16, 2017