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The Keck Effect: More Father and Son Moments

January 4th, 2017|

Donating a kidney to your father is an ultimate sign of a son’s devotion. However, when Tomas Ramirez’s son, Francisco, volunteered to donate his kidney

Meet Steven L. Giannotta, MD, Professor And Chair Of Neurological Surgery

December 30th, 2016|

Steven L. Giannotta is the chair of Department of Neurological Surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC.
A faculty member of the Keck School since 1980,

Meet Jorge J. Nieva, MD, Associate Professor Of Clinical Medicine

December 30th, 2016|

Dr. Nieva is a medical oncologist specializing in lung and head and neck cancer at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center of Keck Medicine of

Meet Thomas C. Chen, MD, PhD, Professor of Neurological Surgery

December 22nd, 2016|

Dr. Chen is a spine and brain tumor surgeon at the USC Department of Neurological Surgery of Keck Medicine of USC.
Here’s what you won’t find on

7 Ways to Make Your Meals More Heart-Friendly

December 16th, 2016|

There’s nothing wrong with indulging a little bit during any season, especially if you feast on food that’s good for your heart.
It is not always

Diabetes and Memory Loss Research

December 14th, 2016|

Researchers and clinicians have found that uncontrolled diabetes may increase the risk of experiencing cognitive problems, such as memory loss. Higher than normal blood glucose

The Real Reasons You Get Sick When it’s Cold Outside

December 14th, 2016|

It’s common knowledge we are all more likely to get sick during winter. But what does science have to say about why?
You’re outside on an

Why You Shouldn’t Whisper with a Hoarse Voice

December 13th, 2016|

Although your natural instinct may be to whisper when you have laryngitis, speech therapists believe you may actually be straining your vocal cords.
If you’ve ever

Are You a Good Candidate for Bariatric Surgery?

December 13th, 2016|

Weight loss does not follow a one-size-fits-all approach and surgery may be the best option for some people. Are you one of them?
Obesity continues to