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Ask the Expert: Questions for Your Plastic Surgeon

July 20th, 2017|

The best patient is an educated patient. Take control of your health by knowing what to expect from your doctor and your surgery.
Asking the right

Can Tanning Beds Give You Tumors?

July 20th, 2017|

That golden summer glow might seem attractive, but is it really worth increasing your risk for melanoma, the deadliest of all skin cancers?
The research is

Is it Hemorrhoids or Colon Cancer?

July 20th, 2017|

Although hemorrhoids and colon cancer are two very different conditions, they can share similar symptoms. This guide will help you learn about the different signs.

How Having Multiple Doctors Can Improve Your Health

July 20th, 2017|

Singular doctor-patient relationships may become a thing of the past, now that more studies are highlighting the benefits of team-based care.
In recent years, health care

I Have a New Mole. Now What?

July 20th, 2017|

If you suddenly sprout a new mole, is it cause for concern? Read on to find out.
Nearly every person has a least one, and if

High-Impact Medical Breakthroughs

July 20th, 2017|

Keck Medicine of USC physicians discuss how some recent cutting-edge technological advancements have redefined their specialties.
Every year, new findings in science and technology make impactful

The Keck Effect: More Exercise

July 14th, 2017|

When Sherri Hollingsworth learned she had uterine cancer, it wasn’t a complete shock.
Many people in her family had been diagnosed with cancer, including her mother,

Coffee might help you live longer, according to science

July 10th, 2017|

Whether it’s caffeinated or decaffeinated, coffee is associated with lower mortality, which suggests the association is not tied to caffeine.
Here’s another reason to start the

Is Your Skin Rash a Sign of Something More Serious?

July 10th, 2017|

Do you have a rash? Know the difference between common conditions and when it could signal a more serious health concern.
Rashes are caused by exposure