Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Patient Transporter Narkie Opong

Narkie Opong takes 13,000 steps during a typical day as a Cedars-Sinai hospital patient transporter, but it's the moments in between all her walking that matter the most.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 16, 2019

Fainting vs. Seizure: How to Tell the Difference

Seizures and fainting can look similar, but the causes and treatments are different.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 12, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Dr. Todd Brennan, Transplant Director

We sat down with Transplant Director, Dr. Todd Brennan, to talk about his family, their move from North Carolina, and how they balance work, life and book clubs while juggling medical careers.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 09, 2019

What You Need to Know About Kidney Stones

Passing a kidney stone is said to be the worst physical pain a person can experience. We asked Dr. Brian Benway, director of the Comprehensive Kidney Stone Program, what they are and how to avoid them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 07, 2019

How to Address Uncomfortable Topics With Your Doctor

Don't know how to address uncomfortable topics with your physician? Try this go-to guide on how to address uncomfortable topics with your doctor.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 05, 2019

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Dr. James Ha, Neurologist

We sat down with the Cedars-Sinai neurologist who grew up on an apple farm, Dr. James Ha, to talk about his early years and its influence on his medical practice.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Aug 02, 2019

What Do We Know About the Keto Diet?

By now you've likely heard of the ketogenic, or keto diet. Your friends swear by it and are showing great results from it. But what is keto and is it safe?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 31, 2019

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

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

Error Neurons and Mental Disorders

Neurons that help us recognize errors may hold the key to improving treatment of psychiatric and mental disorders like schizophrenia and autism.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 23, 2019

Essential Oils: What You Need to Know

Essential oils may have seeped into the mainstream, but the evidence isn't all that clear. We asked Dr. Susan Rabizadeh what you need to know.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 17, 2019

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 on the front lines.

Discoveries / Jul 17, 2019

Bright Gray

Heather Gray fights cancer with fierce optimism, fueled by her tight-knit circle of friends and family and a collaborative team of doctors.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Jul 15, 2019

Stem Cell Science: Separating Myth from Reality

Dhruv Sareen, PhD, separates stem cell myths from reality.

Discoveries / Jul 14, 2019

Tips for Parents of Kids with Diabetes

The potential for serious complications is one of the reasons Amy and Ethan have been proactive in educating Shiloh about managing her diabetes.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jul 11, 2019