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Double Your Impact on Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is right around the corner. Each year, this special day of giving falls on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. Giving Tuesday is based on the simple concept of doing good deeds for a day—for a worthy cause, a neighbor, even someone you don’t know personally. You can donate your time, resources or financial support.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 23, 2022

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What Is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) is a rare condition that can impact people who use cannabis daily or are heavy marijuana users. Cedars-Sinai's Dr. Sam Torbati explains how to treat CHS.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 21, 2022

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When Is a Sore Throat Actually Tonsillitis?

There are sore throats, and then there are sore throats. If that happens to your child, it could be tonsillitis, a condition that occurs when the tonsils are red and swollen.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 18, 2022

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Detecting Paget's Disease Just in Time

A few months after noticing irritated skin around her nipple, Marjan DiPiazza discovered she had Paget’s disease of the breast, a rare form of breast cancer. Early detection was key to Marjan's treatment.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 16, 2022

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Life Lessons

At 75, JoAnn Wesley lives by these guiding principles: Know when to have faith and take your hands off a problem.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Nov 15, 2022

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Bariatric Endoscopy: A Nonsurgical Weight Loss Tool

Endoscopic weight loss procedures offer a new option for patients who have a body mass index over 30 and do not want to undergo traditional weight loss surgeries.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 14, 2022

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Sniffing Out the Truth About Natural Deodorant

Are natural deodorants safer or healthier? Such claims don't pass the smell test.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Nov 14, 2022

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Anxiety and Depression in Youth

Untreated mental health challenges can lead to poor physical health and chronic disease—even in children and teens.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Nov 14, 2022

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A Life in Rhythm

Whether captaining his drumline in high school or leading a busy operating room, orthopaedic surgeon Dr. Sean Rajaee is an ace at leading teams to peak performance.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Nov 14, 2022

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Help for the Healing—and the Healers

Cedars-Sinai volunteers support not just patients and visitors, but staff, too.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Nov 14, 2022

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Sergeant Jennifer Delatte

Sgt. Jennifer Delatte is a member of the United States Army Reserve and an administrator of the Veteran Program at Cedars-Sinai. We talked to Jennifer about her military experience and what she enjoys about working with veterans in her current role.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 11, 2022

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Tongue Tie: What Is It and How Is It Treated?

Roughly 4% to 8% of infants are born with tongue tie (ankyloglossia). An ear, nose and throat specialist explains diagnosis and treatment for tongue tie.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 09, 2022

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An Underused Tool for Preventing Lung Cancer Death

Imagine a tool that could potentially prevent 12,000 lung cancer deaths every year. Then imagine only a tiny fraction of people are reaching for it.

Cedars-Sinai Magazine / Nov 08, 2022

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COVID-19 Update for Patients

Working with local, state and federal officials, Cedars-Sinai is committed to bringing our patients and community timely vaccines and the best healthcare available through the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 03, 2022

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Five Myths About Vasectomy

Vasectomy is a safe and easy strategy for effective birth control. Cedars-Sinai urologist Dr. Justin Houman dispels common myths about this procedure.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 02, 2022

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Small Change, Big Impact For Pilot Program Led By ICU Nurses

When the pandemic put a strain on critical medical supplies and led to fears of infection in the ICU, a group of nurses came up with a simple but brilliant solution.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 02, 2022

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Facts About Rebound COVID-19

Feeling sick a week after recovering from COVID-19? You may have rebound COVID-19, which is surprisingly common among patients who were treated for COVID-19.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 31, 2022

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In His Bones: Myeloma Survivor James Ward

Advances in medicine have dramatically changed multiple myeloma care. Cancer survivor James Ward shares his journey from bone pain to recovery.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 24, 2022

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Treating Hearing Loss

Nearly 29 million adults could benefit from hearing aids, but few use them. Over-the-counter sales of hearing aids could help. Learn more.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 21, 2022

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The History of Medicine Can Inform the Future

Learning the history of medicine can uproot assumptions, disrupt bias and point the way to a better future—and is a must for clinicians and medical researchers.

Discoveries / Oct 21, 2022

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Practical Advice for Breast Cancer Patients

Linda Hirsh has spent three decades helping women with breast cancer. As manager of the Cedars-Sinai Boutique, Linda offers practical advice for breast cancer patients.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 19, 2022

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Pediatric Patient Victoria Coats Takes Cancer in Stride

Nine-year-old Victoria Coats was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia in 2020. Cared for by her grandmother, who had also battled cancer, Victoria took her cancer treatment in stride.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 14, 2022

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Specialized Nurses Help Breast Cancer Patients Navigate Treatment

Nurse navigators play a critical role in helping breast cancer patients navigate the unfamiliar world of cancer.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 10, 2022

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Encouraging Latinx Representation in Healthcare

Despite California’s diversity, Latinos make up just 6% of the state’s doctors. A new group of Latinx Cedars-Sinai doctors are looking to turn the tide by increasing recruitment and mentoring trainees and students.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Oct 07, 2022