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.

Mumps: What You Need to Know

Mumps used to be an achy, swollen-faced illness that most kids miserably weathered over a couple of weeks—while others dealt with complications that lasted a lifetime. Thanks to vaccines, mumps is dramatically less common than it used to...

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?

What Is Tennis Elbow?

Tennis elbow can happen after many activities. To understand the injury, and how to treat it, we asked sports medicine physician, Dr. Kenton Fibel.

Could Walnuts Prove Beneficial for Prostate Cancer Patients?

Researchers are taking aim at prostate cancer, a cancer that affects 1 in 9 men. Led by Dr. Stephen Freedland, the Walnuts for Power study is looking at one potential way to limit the progression.

Generic vs. Brand-Name Drugs: What’s the Difference?

Pharmacist Tattika Soreta answers common questions about generic vs. name-brand drugs.

Can Digital Devices Help Exercise Your Pelvic Floor?

More and more gizmos are popping up to help women strengthen their pelvic floor muscles.

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Share & Care Counselor Jonathan Vickburg

"I know from my own experience that learning and performing magic can be a great self-care tool."

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.

Be Part of History in the All of Us Research Program

Scientists want to see how differences in background, lifestyle, and environment can influence health and disease.

Exercise in the Park Returns for the Summer

No sign-up is necessary—just show up and join in!

Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Dr. Maurice Garcia, Transgender Surgeon

Meet Dr. Maurice Garcia! He's dedicated his career to helping patients of all ages deal with gender dysphoria.