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Patients with early kidney cancer see significant benefits with robotic partial nephrectomy

For patients with early kidney cancer, removing part of the kidney instead of the whole kidney is often a preferred treatment because the procedure can effectively remove tumors while preserving kidney function. But when it comes to the best surgical... Read More Now »
  • transient ischemic attacks act as mini strokes that need to be taken seriously

The Dangers of Undetected TIAs

Did you know that you may have experienced a stroke without knowing it? Some strokes are so brief that you may not recognize them at

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Epstein family gift enhances sports medicine research and care at USC

Epstein Family Foundation donates $10 million to name the USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine.
LOS ANGELES – Researchers and clinicians at the Keck School

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A Diabetes Diagnosis Later in Life May Signal Early Pancreatic Cancer in African Americans and Latinos

A Keck School of Medicine study suggests a link between late-onset diabetes and pancreatic cancer.
Each year, more than one million Americans are diagnosed with adult-onset

  • woman rubbing her wrist because her arthritis is acting up and is causing pain and discomfort

Is Your Joint Pain from Arthritis?

Many people consider joint pain to be an inevitable part of aging. But joint problems such as arthritis can strike at any age, and you

  • A bird's-eye view of the LA freeway system, which can cause harmful changes in air quality.

How the Air Quality Where You Live Affects Your Health

If your home is close to the freeway, you could be putting your health in jeopardy.
The Los Angeles freeway system was designed to get you

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Is Taking a Daily Probiotic Good for Your Health?

Probiotics are the latest trend around digestive health. But are they all they’re cracked up to be?
Probiotics probably don’t need much of an introduction. Whether

9 Easy Steps to Create Calm

Stress is part of all of our lives, pushing us to perform at our peak levels or acting as a stumbling block. Our ability to perform

  • tomatoes, grapefruit, avocados, celery, chocolate, nuts, blueberries, oranges, pomegranites are some functional foods

What Are Functional Foods?

Currently there is a lot of buzz about functional foods, but what exactly are functional foods?
According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), there is