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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.