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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Coverage)

2021
July
23,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Real Simple recently spoke with neurologist Vernon Williams, MD, director of the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Management at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about the differences between headaches and migraines, what triggers them and how ...
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July
21,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Finding Genius podcast recently spoke with Barry Stripp, PhD, professor of Medicine and director of the Lung Stem Cell Program at the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Regenerative Medicine Institute, about his work with a team of scientists from o...
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July
19,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Well + Good recently spoke with Joshua Scott, MD, a primary care sports medicine physician at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about neck cracking or popping, why it happens and what it means."The noise is not from the bones or cartilage breaking ...
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July
16,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
USA Today recently spoke with Gil Melmed, MD, director of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Research at Cedars-Sinai, about concerns that the COVID-19 vaccines don't provide the same level of protection for individuals with compromised immune syste...
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July
15,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Comedian Sherry Cola and Los Angeles Times reporter Ada Tseng recently sat down for Korean barbecue with Cedars-Sinai infectious disease specialist Catherine Le, MD, to discuss dining at restaurants again as the pandemic eases. Tseng featured the con...
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July
09,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Good Housekeeping recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai dermatologist Jasmine Onyeka Obioha, MD, about frustrating scalp conditions that can cause itching and flaking. While many are common, they also are easily treated with a visit to a dermatologist."Yo...
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July
07,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Patient education website HeartValveSurgery.com recently featured a video interview with cardiothoracic surgeon Joanna Chikwe, MD, professor and chair of the department of Cardiac Surgery in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, and Rose Tompkin...
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July
05,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum News 1 reporter Taylor Torregano recently interviewed Armando Romero, associate director of Blood Donor Services at Cedars-Sinai, about the severe blood shortage at hospitals across the country this summer.Torregano visited a Cedars-Sinai mo...
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July
02,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KPCC reporter Jackie Fortiér recently spoke with Itai Danovitch, MD, chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at Cedars-Sinai, about coping with social anxieties amid the easing of COVID-19 restrictions.If people are anxious...
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June
30,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KNBC recently published a City News Service story explaining why Californians shouldn't ditch their masks just yet, even though individuals who are vaccinated against COVID-19 are no longer required to wear them in most situations.In the article, Ced...
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June
25,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Los Angeles Sentinel recently featured an article written by Calvin Johnson, MD, an anesthesiologist at Cedars-Sinai who has been educating the public about the COVID-19 vaccine. In his piece, Johnson focused on vaccine hesitancy among pregnant w...
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June
24,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Los Angeles Times and pharmaceutical news site Fierce Pharma recently spoke with Zaldy Tan, MD, medical director of the Jona Goldrich Center for Alzheimer's and Memory Disorders at Cedars-Sinai, about a drug approved by the Food and Drug Administ...
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June
18,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
KABC recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai nurse Peng Vang, RN, about his transition from an Army sergeant running combat patrols in Iraq to a healthcare career in Los Angeles. Cedars-Sinai hired Vang through a partnership with the U.S. Vets Career Networ...
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June
17,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News & World Report recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai infectious disease expert Catherine Le, MD, about how post-COVID-19 clinics help patients whose symptoms persist weeks or months after a SARS-CoV-2 infection. Lingering symptoms affect an est...
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June
11,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society featured Nancy Sicotte, MD, chair of the Department of Neurology at Cedars-Sinai, on two of its platforms: the "RealTalk MS" podcast and the "Ask an MS Expert" webinar series. Both were hosted by patient advoca...
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June
09,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
FOX 11 reporter Hal Eisner recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai physicians Brennan Spiegel, MD, director of Health Services Research, and psychiatrist Omer Liran, MD, co-director of Virtual Medicine, about the role virtual reality (VR) can play in pain r...
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June
07,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
CBS Los Angeles recently featured the story of Frank Coburn, the first patient in Southern California—and possibly the U.S.—to receive a double-lung transplant in a new type of minimally invasive procedure led by cardiothoracic surgeon Pedro Catarino...
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June
04,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Cedars-Sinai colorectal surgeon Zuri Murrell, MD, recently appeared on FOX 11 morning show Good Day L.A. to discuss new guidelines from a panel of national experts recommending that Americans get their first colonoscopy at age 45, rather than age 50....
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June
02,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
As COVID-19 cases continue to drop in the U.S., HuffPost spoke with Jonathan Grein, MD, director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, about five things that will help Americans return to some form of normal daily life given that COVID-19 may be ...
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May
31,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
FOX 11 recently spoke with Cedars-Sinai physicians Pooja Nawathe, MD, medical director of Pediatric Simulation, and Dechu Puliyanda, MD, assistant clinical professor in the Burns and Allen Research Institute, about the staggering COVID-19 crisis that...
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May
28,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
FOX 11 recently spoke with Michael Ben-Aderet, MD, associate director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, about reports that L.A. County could reach herd immunity against COVID-19 by this summer. "Herd immunity means that one person having COVI...
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May
26,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum News recently featured the story of heart transplant patient Donald Stivers and the new "Heart in a Box" medical device that Cedars-Sinai cardiothoracic surgeon Dominic Emerson, MD, used to save Stivers' life.Despite a lifelong heart conditi...
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May
24,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Good Morning America recently featured the story of endurance athlete Colin Clark, who was diagnosed with stage 4 brain cancer in 2019, and Keith Black, MD, chair of the Department of Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai, who treated him.Clark, who lives in ...
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May
20,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Chicago Tribune and Atlanta Daily World recently featured Cedars-Sinai dermatologist Jasmine Onyeka Obioha, MD, in articles explaining why skin conditions in patients of color often are misdiagnosed or mishandled.During the pandemic, Obioha said ...
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May
18,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Yahoo! Life, Women's Health, MSN and several other media outlets recently spoke with experts from Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute about concerns surrounding home treadmill safety after popular fitness equipment brand Peloton recalled its treadmill...
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May
14,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Los Angeles Times recently spoke with Robert A. Chernoff, PhD, a senior clinical psychologist at Cedars-Sinai, about how people with needle phobia can conquer this common fear when they receive their COVID-19 vaccination and avoid a dramatic reac...
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May
12,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The Healthy recently spoke with Steve Yoon, MD, director of Clinical Regenerative Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about the signs of a muscle imbalance and what might be causing it.Baseball pitchers, soccer players and other athletes ...
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May
10,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Patient education website HeartValveSurgery.com recently featured a video interview with cardiothoracic surgeon Joanna Chikwe, MD, professor and chair of the Department of Cardiac Surgery in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, about her minima...
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May
07,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
MSN.com recently published a Bloomberg story featuring Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, director of Public Health Research at the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, who explained that COVID-19 survivors might develop a robust immune response after jus...
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May
06,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
The New York Times recently spoke with Brennan M. Spiegel, MD, director of Health Services Research at Cedars-Sinai, about the value of treating physical therapy patients with virtual reality (VR).The technology has grown popular in the physical reha...
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