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The Keck Effect: More Hockey Games

October 18th, 2016|

In 2011, Celeste Loyatho helped Team USA win the world championship for the International Federation of Roller Sports Inline Hockey in Rosacco, Italy. She helped

Family History of Breast Cancer? Consider Genetic Screening

October 12th, 2016|

An estimated one in eight women will develop breast cancer at some point during her lifetime. Are you at risk?

Research has identified gene mutations that

September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month

September 16th, 2016|

This year marks the 13th annual Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month.
Ovarian cancer is one of the most deadly of women’s cancers. According to the American Cancer

Two Truths and Two Lies About Where the Fat Goes When You Lose Weight

September 15th, 2016|

We give this age-old question the popular dinner party game treatment. This is where your fat really goes when you lose weight.
It’s a happy day when

Meet Maria E. Nelson, MD, Assistant Professor Of Clinical Surgery

September 13th, 2016|

Dr. Nelson is an oncologic surgeon specializing in breast cancer treatment at USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Here’s what you won’t find on her resume:
Her personal

Heartfulness Meditation

September 9th, 2016|

How does a trip to the Himalayas sound? How about a trip to the beaches in Hawaii, safaris in Africa, or strolling in the streets

Do You Play Sports? These Rules Are Designed to Keep You Safe.

September 2nd, 2016|

If you play sports, most likely you have experienced an injury. What you may not realize is that rules designed to keep you safe impact

How to Stay Active During the (HOT!) Months

September 2nd, 2016|

For most of us, the heat of the summer and fall can present a significant barrier to exercise (which is hard enough by itself!).
Even seemingly

Staying Safe Under The Sun

September 2nd, 2016|

It’s Labor Day and you have probably had a fun filled weekend. But are you doing everything you can to protect yourself from the sun?