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Q&A: Advice for a Healthy, Stress-Free Return to School

For the past two-plus years, the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted children’s education and frustrated parents. Today, with the back-to-school season in full swing, Suzanne Silverstein, MA, ART, founding director of Cedars-Sinai Share & Care, and...
18-Aug-2022 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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International Leader in Autoimmune Research to Lead Cedars-Sinai Institute

Nunzio Bottini, MD, PhD, whose groundbreaking research focuses on the role of a group of proteins in the development of rheumatic diseases, has joined Cedars-Sinai as the inaugural director of the Kao Autoimmunity Institute.
18-Aug-2022 12:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Method Detects Gut Microbes That Activate Immune Cells

Cedars-Sinai investigators have developed a method to help identify which human gut microbes are most likely to contribute to a slew of inflammatory diseases like obesity, liver disease, inflammatory bowel disease, cancer and some neurological...
17-Aug-2022 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Study: Most People Infected With Omicron Didn’t Know It

The majority of people who were likely infected with the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, didn’t know they had the virus, according to a new study from Cedars-Sinai investigators. The findings are published in JAMA...
17-Aug-2022 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Cedars-Sinai Experts Lift a 'Sinking' Brain

Russell Secker, now 67, was in Lake Tahoe in 2016 to run a series of ultra-distance races with his wife, Claire. The two had completed hundreds of marathons and races totaling thousands of miles. But this time was different. A terrible headache and...
16-Aug-2022 2:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Play Ball! Cedars-Sinai Highlights Baseball Movie Art

As baseball heads into the final weeks of the regular season, Cedars-Sinai has opened a special exhibit, "Take Me Out to the Ball Game, 100+ Years of Baseball Movies & Entertainment." It features hand-drawn posters of classic baseball-themed movies...
16-Aug-2022 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Radiation Oncology Expert Joins Cedars-Sinai Cancer

Marc Botnick, MD, a board-certified radiation oncologist with more than 20 years of experience managing all cancer types, has been named regional medical director for Radiation Oncology at Cedars-Sinai Cancer. His primary clinical practice site will...
15-Aug-2022 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Cedars-Sinai Lung Transplant Outcomes Rated Outstanding

A new report on lung transplantation success rates confirms that Cedars-Sinai patients experienced one-year survival outcomes of 91.49%, an achievement above the national average of 89.46%.
15-Aug-2022 2:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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COVID-19 Immunity Test Inventor: ‘It’s Not Just About Antibodies’

When it comes to COVID-19 immunity, antibodies do not tell the whole story, according to Cedars-Sinai professor of Medicine Stanley C. Jordan, MD.
12-Aug-2022 2:05 PM EDT

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Cedars-Sinai Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Experts Available to Speak on Research Presented During AAIC 2022

Physician-scientists from the Jona Goldrich Center for Alzheimer’s and Memory Disorders at Cedars-Sinai are available for media interviews during the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) taking place online and in person July...
27-Jul-2022 5:05 PM EDT

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Cedars-Sinai Cancer Experts Available to Comment on AACR Cancer Disparities Progress Report

Experts from Cedars-Sinai Cancer are available to comment on the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Cancer Disparities Progress Report 2022, which will be released Wednesday, June 8, in a virtual congressional briefing. The report...
6-Jun-2022 4:05 PM EDT

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Tipsheet: Cedars-Sinai Clinicians and Investigators Present Research at American Transplant Congress

Cedars-Sinai clinicians and scientists, including anti-rejection therapy pioneer Stanley Jordan, MD, will share their latest advances in research at the American Transplant Congress (ATC), June 4-8, 2022, in Boston. The ATC is the joint annual...
3-Jun-2022 7:05 PM EDT

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ENDO 2022 to Feature Cedars-Sinai Physicians and Scientists

Physicians and scientists from Cedars-Sinai will discuss the latest advances in treatment, care and research at the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting (ENDO 2022) in Atlanta, June 11-14.
3-Jun-2022 11:05 AM EDT

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MONKEYPOX MEDIA ADVISORY: Infectious Disease Specialists From Regional Special Pathogen Treatment Center Available to Discuss Monkeypox Causes and Treatments

26-May-2022 1:05 PM EDT

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Cedars-Sinai Cancer: Erasing LGBTQ+ Healthcare Disparities

Studies have shown that the way LGBTQ+ patients are screened, diagnosed and treated for cancer may put them at a significant disadvantage compared to cisgender heterosexual patients.
19-May-2022 3:00 PM EDT

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Q&A With ALS Researcher Deepti Lall, PhD

There's a huge urgency worldwide to find new therapies that help patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), a fatal neurological disorder that causes people to eventually lose the ability to walk, talk, eat and breathe. In recognition of ALS...
17-May-2022 2:35 PM EDT

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