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Cedars-Sinai Newsroom (Coverage)

2020
March
20,
2020
| 04:06 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Ventura County Star recently interviewed David Bliss, MD, a pediatric general surgeon, about one of his patients, Janessa Torres, who has spent the first six months of her life in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Cedars-Sinai. The ba...
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March
18,
2020
| 04:30 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Argonaut, a local newspaper distributed in Marina del Rey, Santa Monica and surrounding areas, recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai clinical pharmacist Ching Chow, RPH, PharmD, about how the health system is helping patients quit their vaping habit....
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March
17,
2020
| 04:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
The Tennessee Tribune recently featured a research collaboration between Cedars-Sinai and Vanderbilt University Medical Center to study whether it is effective to treat African American men with high blood pressure at their local barbershop. The s...
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March
15,
2020
| 07:04 PM America/Los_Angeles
Journalist’s Resource a news source based at Harvard University’s Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, recently featured a report on Noel Bairey Merz, MD, director of the Barbra Streisand Women's Heart Center in the Smidt Heart In...
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March
10,
2020
| 11:29 PM America/Los_Angeles
Beverly Press recently interviewed Raj Makkar, MD, about a new research study showing that patients who underwent a minimally invasive transcatheter aortic-valve replacement (TAVR), had similar key five-year outcomes as patients who had traditional o...
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March
07,
2020
| 05:22 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC7 recently featured the journey of parents Rui and Jeffery Dolen, who recently hosted a baby shower for their premature infant that featured a Cedars-Sinai mobile blood donation unit. The Dolen's baby, Tasha, was born Jan. 2, 2020 – more than t...
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March
05,
2020
| 04:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News and World Report recently interviewed Michele Tagliati, MD, about new research suggesting people who develop Parkinson’s disease before the age of 50 may have been born with disordered brain cells that went undetected for decades. “Young...
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March
04,
2020
| 04:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
Journalist’s Resource, a news source based at Harvard University's Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, recently wrote about how to spot bias in randomized clinical trials. The article was based on a presentation given by Joanna C...
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February
25,
2020
| 02:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC's Good Morning America (GMA) recently interviewed Melissa Wong, MD, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist at Cedars-Sinai, about results of a study showing that the use of virtual reality (VR) technology during childbirth reduced the pain of labor...
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February
21,
2020
| 02:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
KFI 640 AM recently covered the news that Cedars-Sinai was awarded a $9.1 million grant by the National Cancer Institute to study how fat may promote cancer’s spread to the liver. “There is evidence that having fat in the liver promotes primary ca...
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February
20,
2020
| 02:38 PM America/Los_Angeles
WEHOville.com recently wrote about Cedars-Sinai being ranked in the top 50 U.S. hospitals for quality of care, putting the medical center among the top 1% in the nation providing a high quality of clinical care. The ranking was announced by Health...
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February
19,
2020
| 02:02 PM America/Los_Angeles
CBS 2/KCAL 9 recently featured a free flu clinic in South Los Angeles, an area that has some of the highest levels of flu activity in the county. The clinic was jointly sponsored by Cedars-Sinai, Marin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital, the Los Ange...
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February
17,
2020
| 11:43 PM America/Los_Angeles
Self magazine recently interviewed Ilan Danan, MD, sports neurologist and pain management specialist at the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, about exercise-induced headaches. “These kinds of head...
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February
16,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
ABC News recently interviewed Jonathan Grein, MD, medical director of Cedars-Sinai Hospital Epidemiology, about the benefits, if any, of wearing a mask to prevent illnesses like coronavirus or the flu. The outbreak has caused people from across th...
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February
13,
2020
| 04:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The New York Times recently interviewed Susan Cheng, MD, MPH, MMSc, director of Public Health Research at the Smidt Heart Institute, about her recent research study on how blood pressure affects women differently than men. Cheng’s research was featur...
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February
12,
2020
| 07:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Valley News Group, four community papers serving the San Fernando Valley, interviewed Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, at the Jan. 29 opening of the Cedars-Sinai flagship medical offices in Tarzana. The event, at the 40,000-square-foot location at 18133 ...
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February
11,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
LiveStrong.com recently interviewed Vernon Williams, MD, sports neurologist and founding director of the Center for Sports Neurology and Pain Medicine at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, and Neel Anand, MD, professor of orthopaedic surgery and dir...
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February
07,
2020
| 10:58 PM America/Los_Angeles
AARP recently interviewed Zab Mosenifar, MD, professor and executive vice chair of the Department of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, about a new study suggesting air pollution may be shaving weeks to years off life expectancy and could be the possible caus...
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February
06,
2020
| 04:14 PM America/Los_Angeles
CNN Health recently interviewed Cedars-Sinai pediatric patient Kiara Amalfitano about her experience with the Lollipop Theater Network (LOLLIPOP), a nonprofit organization that brings movies and entertainment to hospitalized children. While celebr...
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February
05,
2020
| 03:15 PM America/Los_Angeles
HealthDay, an online health news site, recently interviewed Itai Danovitch, MD, chair of the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences at Cedars-Sinai, about psychotic symptoms appearing in teenage and young adult patients using marijuana...
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February
04,
2020
| 08:26 PM America/Los_Angeles
Spectrum, an online news site dedicated to autism research news and analysis, recently interviewed John Graham, MD, director of the Clinical Genetics and Dysmorphology at Cedars-Sinai, about new research on a top autism gene – CHD8 – suggesting patie...
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February
02,
2020
| 07:41 PM America/Los_Angeles
KFI-AM 640, a Los Angeles news radio station, recently interviewed Richard Bergman, PhD, director of the Sports Spectacular Diabetes and Obesity Wellness and Research Center at Cedars-Sinai, about a new study identifying that a liver condition may be...
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January
22,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
Quartz, an online news source focused on topics aimed at business professionals, recently interviewed Eynav Accortt, PhD, about a screening program developed at Cedars-Sinai to identify women who may be at risk for postpartum depression. The Postp...
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January
16,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
MSN lifestyle blog The Healthy recently interviewed Bridgette Agee, RN, Bariatric Program director at the Marina Weight Loss Center at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital, about how sleeping in a room with a cool temperature could boost metabolism. ...
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January
13,
2020
| 03:01 PM America/Los_Angeles
Los Angeles Business Journal recently interviewed Thomas M. Priselac, President and CEO of Cedars-Sinai, about his role in keeping the largest hospital complex in the western United States focused on quality care and expanded access. Cedars-Sinai ...
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January
12,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The AARP Bulletin recently interviewed Ali Rezaie, MD, medical director of GI Motility at Cedars-Sinai, about what patients should do if their medications are recalled. As AARP Bulletin explains, tainted drugs have made headlines in recent months....
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January
10,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
U.S. News & World Report recently interviewed Janet Wei, MD, a cardiologist at the Smidt Heart Institute, about the wide variety of conditions that cause chest pain. According to the U.S. News & World Report article, more than eight million emerge...
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January
09,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
My News LA recently shared news from Cedars-Sinai about a $20 million gift from Dr. and Mrs. Min H. Kao and the Kao Family Foundation to create the Kao Autoimmunity Institute for advanced research and treatment of rheumatologic diseases. The gift ...
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January
07,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
As part of an end-of-the-decade series about health advances of the past 10 years,The New York Times recently interviewed Ananth Karumanchi, MD, Medallion Chair in Vascular Biology and Professor of Medicine at Cedars-Sinai, for a story about the prog...
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January
02,
2020
| 03:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
FOX 11 interviewed Cedars-Sinai patient Regina Armstrong about her experience as a double transplant recipient and her plans to ride this year's Donate Life float, sponsored by Cedars-Sinai, in the annual Rose Parade. Armstrong told FOX 11 that sh...
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