Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Coverage)

2019
May
25,
2019
NBC’s Today Show correspondent Maria Shriver recently interviewed Chrisandra Shufelt, MD, director of the Women's Hormone and Menopause Program in the Cedars-Sinai Smidt Heart Institute's Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center, about an eye-opening ne...
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May
19,
2019
KTLA Channel 5 News recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai patient and comedian Angelina Spicer about her bout with postpartum depression. Spicer sought help and eventually worked her story into her stand-up routine. And now, the successful comic is us...
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May
18,
2019
ABC7 health reporter Denise Dador recently interviewed Antoinette Barrett, RN, MSN, CPNP, a nurse practitioner with Cedars-Sinai's COACH for Kids mobile medical program, about how Cedars-Sinai is reaching out to vulnerable communities during the ongo...
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May
16,
2019
People magazine recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai patient and beloved fashion designer Betsey Johnson about her recent open-heart surgery and the “beautiful people at Cedars-Sinai” who took care of her.  Just three weeks after undergoing open-hear...
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May
14,
2019
Patients undergoing cancer treatments are no strangers to feelings of depression and low self-esteem as they cope with hair loss, fatigue and other symptoms. So when a fleet of Beauty Bus volunteers recently arrived at Cedars-Sinai The Angeles Clinic...
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May
08,
2019
Knowable Magazine recently interviewed Eduardo Marbán, MD, PhD, director of Cedars-Sinai's Smidt Heart Institute, about extracellular vesicles, or EVs, in cardiac care. The magazine describes EVs, also called exosomes, as the body’s postal system – m...
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May
07,
2019
Reporter Sarah Pilla from Spectrum News 1 recently interviewed Edmund Huang, MD, and Jon Kobashigawa, MD, about a family that has undergone multiple organ transplants. Cedars-Sinai patient Regina Armstrong, 44, is full of life, and it’s in part be...
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May
05,
2019
CBS 2/KCAL 9 Health Watch recently interviewed Chrystal Reed, MD, PhD, associate professor of Neurology at Cedara-Sinai and Ueli Rutishauser, PhD, the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors Chair in Neurosciences, about their landmark brain study that ident...
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May
04,
2019
A Martinez, host of Take Two on 89.3 FM KPCC radio, a National Public Radio affiliate, recently interviewed Jonathan Grein, MD, director of Hospital Epidemiology at Cedars-Sinai, about the measles outbreak hitting California. Health officials are cal...
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April
26,
2019
Los Angeles magazine recently interviewed John T. Lange, curator of Cedars-Sinai’s art collection, about the medical center’s rich art history and how works by the likes of Picasso, Miró and Warhol have become staples throughout the campus. Lange ...
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April
25,
2019
NBC News Channel recently interviewed Arash Asher, MD, director of Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship at Cedars-Sinai Cancer, about a new acting class that steers far away from Hollywood drama. Instead, it’s a course aimed at helping cancer survi...
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April
17,
2019
U.S. News & World Report recently wrote about a new Cedars-Sinai study that suggests nearly 18 percent of patients diagnosed with multiple sclerosis before being referred to two major Los Angeles medical centers for treatment actually had been misdia...
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April
16,
2019
ABC 7 recently interviewed Raj Khandwalla, MD, assistant professor at the Smidt Heart Institute, about new research from the American Heart Association that shows the age a patient is diagnosed with diabetes could significantly raise or lower their r...
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April
12,
2019
Yahoo! Lifestyle recently published an interview with Patrick Lyden, MD, professor in the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery at Cedars-Sinai, about the connection between genetics and Alzheimer’s. As the article explains, many people wonder ...
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April
09,
2019
L.A. Parent recently interviewed Yana J. Tavyev, MD, director of the Division of Pediatric Neurology at Cedars-Sinai, about a new study in the journal Pediatrics that found children with autism are more than twice as likely to have sleep problems as ...
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April
06,
2019
City Watch recently interviewed Neel Anand, MD, medical director of Spine Trauma Surgery at Cedars-Sinai, about four types of back pain you should never ignore. “Back pain can bring you down for a few days or a week, but generally, low back pain g...
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April
05,
2019
Time magazine recently interviewed Noel Bairey Merz, MD, director of the Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Center in the Smidt Heart Institute, about cardiovascular disease in women. Cardiovascular disease is the number-one cause of death in both men...
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March
27,
2019
The Los Angeles Daily News recently wrote about Providence St. Joseph’s announcement that Cedars-Sinai is now a co-owner of Providence Tarzana Medical Center. The joint venture will expand primary and specialty care services on the Tarzana campus ...
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March
25,
2019
Fox 11’s Good Day LA recently interviewed cardiologist Raj Khandwalla, MD, director of cardiovascular education at the Smidt Heart Institute, about a genetic link connecting insomnia with heart disease. The study, recently published in the peer-re...
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March
18,
2019
Park Labrea News and Beverly Press recently covered Cedars-Sinai’s annual Brainworks event, a day-long program of unique scientific and medical learning experiences for middle school students that is led by Keith Black, MD, chair of Cedars-Sinai's De...
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March
15,
2019
Gluten-Free Living magazine recently interviewed Kelly Issokson, MS, RD, CNSC, a registered dietician in the Nutrition and Integrative Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) program at Cedars-Sinai, about the connection between gluten, Crohn’s Disease and ...
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March
13,
2019
U.S. News and World Report recently interviewed Mark Faries, MD, co-director of the melanoma program and head of surgical oncology at The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute, an affiliate of Cedars-Sinai, about recent treatment advances, including ...
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March
12,
2019
United Press International (UPI), a leading provider of news, photos and information to readers around the world, recently wrote about a recent study co-authored by Helen Goodridge, PhD, associate professor of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at Ceda...
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March
11,
2019
L.A. Parent recently interviewed Michelle Kittleson, MD, PhD, a cardiologist at the Smidt Heart Institute and a mother of three boys, about heart-healthy habits that parents should adopt for their children today to set them up for a healthier future....
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March
08,
2019
HealthCentral recently interviewed Samuel Klempner, MD, a gastrointestinal oncologist at The Angeles Clinic and Research Institute, a Cedars-Sinai affiliate, and assistant professor of medicine at Cedars-Sinai, about colon cancer treatment options. ...
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March
07,
2019
Modern Healthcare recently featured an article about the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator and one of its newest successes with Aiva, the world's first patient-centered voice assistant  platform for hospitals. As the article explains, it wasn't too long ag...
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March
06,
2019
London-based DailyMail.com, which claims more than 12 million daily unique visitors, and ScienceDaily, a widely read online source for research news, recently wrote about a Cedars-Sinai study that linked a common skin fungus to the intestinal disorde...
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March
05,
2019
mHealthIntelligence recently interviewed Timothy Daskivich, MD, director of Health Services Research for the Cedars-Sinai Department of Surgery, about a new program – based on data from a recent study – that encourages and measures daily exercise aft...
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March
04,
2019
Our Health California recently interviewed Olena Svetlov, RN, CNS, about her journey from earning her PhD and working as a government translator in Ukraine, her native country, to immigrating to the United Sates with just $300 dollars to her name. To...
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March
01,
2019
The Cancer Letter, an independent weekly newsletter providing information on development of cancer therapies and cancer research funding, recently interviewed André Rogatko, PhD, director of the Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Center at Ced...
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