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New research study shows these three letters can make you a big hero this summer: CPR

June 1st, 2017|

Imagine yourself relaxing at the beach when the worst happens — someone notices a boy in trouble in the water.
In the mad rush to get

Unlocking the Mystery of Multiple Sclerosis With Tech

May 16th, 2017|

Recruitment begins for a Keck School of Medicine of USC study of the first smartphone app to combine clinical data, MRI imaging and genetic data for

Early Screening: Your First Line of Defense Against Colon Cancer

April 7th, 2017|

Although colon cancer is one of five most common cancers in the United States, it’s possible to greatly reduce your risk and even prevent colon

Fruits and vegetables’ latest superpower? Lowering blood pressure

April 6th, 2017|

Eating potassium-rich foods like sweet potatoes, avocados, spinach, beans, bananas — and even coffee — could be key to lowering blood pressure, according to Alicia

USC Roski Eye Institute ophthalmologists are first to use XEN® gel stent to treat glaucoma patients in Los Angeles

March 17th, 2017|

USC Roski Eye Institute ophthalmologists, Alena Reznik, MD, and Sahar Bedrood, MD, PhD, first to use XEN gel stent for L.A. patients

As a national leader

First patient in Los Angeles to receive FDA-approved corneal cross-linking procedure treated at USC Roski Eye Institute

March 17th, 2017|

J. Bradley Randleman, MD, performs first CXL treatment on L.A. patient after FDA approval; procedure includes ultraviolet light and riboflavin eye drops to stabilize the

USC announces plans for new hospital

March 10th, 2017|

USC will begin planning for the construction of a new, state-of-the-art hospital on its Health Sciences Campus, focused on the high-acuity services that are the

Why Does Your Vision Change with Age?

March 3rd, 2017|

As you reach your 40s, you may start to notice a change in your vision.
Many changes are normal, but others can be warning signs of

4 Steps to a Healthy Heart

February 13th, 2017|

February is Heart Health Month. As you’re thinking about your sweetheart or candy hearts, take time to think about your own heart.
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