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Marathon Baby

Fueled by the power of knowledge and unparalleled access to supportive resources, Matt and Marci Tatham take their young son’s genetic disorder, Klinefelter syndrome, in stride.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Feb 26, 2020

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The Nature Prescription

Whether you’re angry, stressed, scared or sad, connecting with Mother Nature is powerful medicine that can help reduce stress, boost feel-good hormones and clear a cluttered mind. You might almost call it "free medicine."

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Feb 26, 2020

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Patient Navigator Weihao Qu

Homeless Resources Patient Navigator Weihao Qu views his role at Marina del Rey Hospital as being just a very small part of a massive operation, as homelessness continues to be an increasing issue, especially in the Los Angeles area.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 24, 2020

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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

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Nurse Jennifer Ross

For the last 16 years, Jennifer Ross been a nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Cedars-Sinai, where she cares for severely ill children.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 19, 2020

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New Research Explores Link Among Diabetes, Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Cancer...

When Type 2 diabetes is the diagnosis, physicians rarely think chronic pancreatitis is the cause. However, chronic pancreatitis may be more prevalent than many doctors think. Investigators at Cedars-Sinai are part of multicenter trials ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 18, 2020

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10 Cancer-Fighting ‘Aha’ Moments

Jane Figueiredo, PhD, heads the nation’s largest study on prevention and treatment of colorectal cancer in Latino people. Here, she shares revelations that drive her commitment to fighting cancer disparities in underserved populations.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2020

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Heal the System

A Cedars-Sinai partnership prepares young healthcare professionals to master the system’s complexities to improve patient experience.

Discoveries / Feb 18, 2020

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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

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Word: CREPITUS

Crepitus, that grating, crackling or popping sounds that noise that accompanies flexing a joint. What is it and should it worry you?

Discoveries / Feb 17, 2020

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Finer Fracture Care

Hip fracture can be deadly for seniors. After a fall, about a third of patients die within a year of related complications. Another third will never regain the mobility or independence they previously enjoyed. A new Cedars-Sinai ...

Discoveries / Feb 17, 2020

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Gateway to the Brain

While building a brain capable of powering Frankenstein’s monster remains out of reach, Cedars-Sinai scientists have re-created a critical component—the blood-brain barrier, outside the body!

Discoveries / Feb 17, 2020

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Matters of the Heart: Joanna Chikwe, MD

Cedars-Sinai's Joanna Chikwe MD, shares all things heart—including her favorite love story, just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Discoveries / Feb 14, 2020

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Matters of the Heart: Alfredo Trento, MD

Smidt Heart Institute leaders on all things heart—including their favorite love stories

Discoveries / Feb 13, 2020

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Brotherly Bond Strengthened by Heart Transplants

The Bedolla brothers share a special bond after all 3 received heart transplants at Cedars-Sinai.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 12, 2020