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Healthcare Heroes: Food and Nutrition Services

Food is one of the most important parts of life. It not only nourishes us, but it also provides comfort and a sense of normalcy in hard times. That's why the Food and Nutrition Services team at Cedars-Sinai is so valuable to patients, ...

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 22, 2020

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Staying on Top of Your Child's Vaccines During COVID-19

Immunizations have a long history of preventing the spread of dangerous diseases—including measles, whooping cough and polio. Even during COVID-19 pandemic, it's important to stay up-to-date on vaccines.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 19, 2020

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Viruses, Bacteria and Fungi: What's the Difference?

What makes a virus, like the highly contagious strain now causing a worldwide pandemic, different from other germs, such as bacteria or a fungus? We asked a Cedars-Sinai expert to how do they each infect us, and how we recover from them.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 17, 2020

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Physician Assistant Shawn Bond

We sat down with physician assistant Shawn Bond to discuss his impressive background in martial arts, triathlons and the connection between his extracurricular activities and professional career at Cedars-Sinai Marina Spine Center.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 15, 2020

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Myths about Dementia, Alzheimer's and Memory Loss

June is Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month. Here, Cedars-Sinai neurologist Dr. Nancy Sicotte debunks five of the most common myths about Alzheimer's disease and dementia.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 12, 2020

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How to Support Elderly Friends and Family During COVID-19

Physical distancing guidelines are meant to protect everyone, especially older adults, from COVID-19. We asked Dr. Sonja Rosen for some tips on how to support the older adults in our lives.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 09, 2020

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Men's Health Month: Screenings You Shouldn't Miss

Men less likely to see a doctor for checkups or preventive care. Now with concerns about COVID-19, men might be even more reluctant to deal with chronic health issues or seek preventive care.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 08, 2020

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Faces of Cedars-Sinai: Nicole Mitchell, Director of Diversity and Inclusion |...

Meet Nicole Mitchell, Cedars-Sinai's first director of Diversity and Inclusion. Her focus is on making sure the hospital continues to be a diverse, inclusive organization where everyone feels like they belong.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 05, 2020

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Cancer Won't Take Away From Kirstin's Positive Attitude

Last year, Kirstin Millard moved across the country to pursue a career in entertainment. The 26-year-old was enjoying her first Los Angeles summer when she was unexpectedly diagnosed with cancer.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 04, 2020

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Can You Really Boost Your Immune System?

The idea of boosting your immune system is appealing, but is it even possible?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 01, 2020

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High Blood Pressure: What Women Need to Know

Research at Cedars-Sinai finds high blood pressure progresses faster in women. Here's everything women need to know about the new findings.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 29, 2020

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Understanding COVID-19 Vocabulary

From "flattening the curve" to "quarantini," the COVID-19 pandemic has introduced new terms into our vocabulary overnight. Understanding this new terminology plays a key role in helping prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / May 28, 2020