Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search

Showing results

110 of 1369
Annual-Cancer-Survivors-Day-Event-06-08-18.jpg

Article ID: 695978

Hundreds of Cancer Survivors Connect to Celebrate

Cedars-Sinai

Breast cancer survivor Lee Wolinsky was one of three guest speakers who shared their survival stories at Cedars-Sinai’s 32nd annual Cancer Survivors Day Luncheon. The June 8 event drew more than 400 cancer survivors and supporters who filled the spacious Guerin Pavilion at the Skirball Cultural Center.

Released:
12-Jun-2018 6:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Waguih-W-Ishak-photo.jpg

Article ID: 695881

Warning Signs: Is Someone You Love at Risk for Suicide?

Cedars-Sinai

Waguih W. IsHak, MD, a Cedars-Sinai expert in detecting and treating depression, is available for interviews today and throughout the weekend to discuss how you can help a loved one who is having suicidal thoughts.

Released:
8-Jun-2018 4:30 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
CarlA.ViolanoMD.jpg

Article ID: 695740

Pride Month: Cedars-Sinai Expands Transgender Health Services

Cedars-Sinai

As cities across the nation celebrate Pride Month, Cedars-Sinai physicians and administrators are working to expand and enhance the health system's comprehensive healthcare services for transgender patients. In addition to becoming one of only two academic medical centers in the Western U.S. that offer gender-affirming genital surgery, Cedars-Sinai now provides transgender medicine primary care in Beverly Hills and Culver City.

Released:
7-Jun-2018 6:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
IBSBreathTest-DrAliRezaie05-31-18.jpg

Article ID: 695622

Cedars-Sinai Research Identifies Gut Gas Linked to Diarrhea

Cedars-Sinai

Cedars-Sinai investigators have for the first time identified a gas produced in gut that could improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients with two common intestinal illnesses—small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Released:
5-Jun-2018 12:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Lisa_Thomas_Lab2135_IC-BRDG_LisaThomasBasketball-0003.jpg

Article ID: 695589

Research Scientist Scores Induction Into Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

Cedars-Sinai

For 19 years, Lisa Thomas, former professional basketball player and Cedars-Sinai laboratory investigator of inflammatory bowel disorders and immunobiology, thought her glory days as a forward and center for collegiate and professional teams were behind her. And then she got a phone call that returned her to the hardwood courts of her youth. On June 9, Thomas will be one of 96 players from the now-defunct Women’s Professional Basketball League to be inducted as “Trailblazers” into The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame.

Released:
4-Jun-2018 6:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Timothy_Daskivich.jpg

Article ID: 695236

Data From Online Physician Review Sites May Be Skewed and Misleading to Consumers, New Study Finds

Cedars-Sinai

Physician satisfaction scores on online third-party review sites tend to be skewed and can easily mislead patients, according to a new study by Cedars-Sinai investigators. This distortion may have significant consequences as consumers rely increasingly on these scores when choosing a physician.

Released:
29-May-2018 1:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
DanTheodorescu.jpg

Article ID: 695164

Top Cancer Clinician-Scientist Appointed Director of Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute at Cedars-Sinai

Cedars-Sinai

Renowned cancer clinician and scientist Dan Theodorescu, MD, PhD, has been named director of the Samuel Oschin Comprehensive Cancer Institute at Cedars-Sinai.

Released:
25-May-2018 2:05 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
Accelerator.jpg

Article ID: 694396

Cedars-Sinai Accelerator Names Anne Wellington New Managing Director

Cedars-Sinai

Anne Wellington, a highly regarded healthcare executive with extensive corporate management experience, has been named managing director of the Cedars-Sinai Accelerator. The accelerator provides mentoring and financial support for early-stage healthcare companies as part of a 90-day program with the goal of bringing health-tech innovations to the marketplace.

Released:
11-May-2018 6:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab
GettyImages-623781366_Ljubimova.jpg

Article ID: 694183

Prolonged Exposure to Air Pollution Leads to Genetic Changes in Rat Brains, Study Finds

Cedars-Sinai

Prolonged exposure to particulate matter in air pollution in the Los Angeles Basin triggered inflammation and the appearance of cancer-related genes in the brains of rats, a Cedars-Sinai study has found. While previous research has documented the association between air pollution and a variety of diseases, including cancer, the study found markers indicating certain materials in coarse air pollution—nickel, in particular—may play a role in genetic changes related to disease development, said Julia Ljubimova, MD, PhD.

Released:
8-May-2018 6:00 AM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab

Article ID: 694167

Cedars-Sinai Awarded $2.6 Million to Study Depression in Heart Failure Patients

Cedars-Sinai

Cedars-Sinai investigators, led by Waguih William IsHak, MD,FAPA, professor of Psychiatry and vice chairman for Education and Research, have been awarded $2.6 million to study and compare evidence-based approaches for treating depression in people with advanced heart failure.

Released:
7-May-2018 3:45 PM EDT
EXPERT AVAILABLE
Open in New Tab

Showing results

110 of 1369





Chat now!