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Feeling Off-Balance? The Problem Might Be in Your Ears

If you’re feeling a little unsteady on your feet, it’s not just in your head. It might actually be in your ears.
We’ve all experienced dizziness

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This Science-Backed Diet Could Help Overhaul Your Health

What the DASH diet lacks in social media buzz, it more than makes up for with a research-based eating plan.
Sure, everyone at your exercise class

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What Are the Signs of High Blood Pressure?

Here’s what you need to know about what to look for, along with expert tips on monitoring your blood pressure at home.
Your blood pressure rises

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Meet Rachel Lefebvre, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Lefebvre is a hand surgeon in the USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Keck Medicine of USC.
Her specialties include the treatment of hand and

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Research Helped Him Find the Right Fit

When you’re told that you need surgery, there’s a lot to think about: How to take the time you will need to recover, who your

  • A woman who is sitting on the couch wraps a blanket around herself and blows her nose.

What Are the Signs You’re Too Sick to Go to Work or School?

Should you power it out and head to work or school or stay under the covers all day? Here are five telltale signs you need

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10 Signs Your Back Pain Could Be a Kidney Stone

One of the symptoms of a kidney stone is back pain. But how can you tell if it’s a kidney stone or just a simple

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5 Easy-to-Miss Signs of Diabetes

This common condition can sneak up on you — here’s what to look for so you can see it coming.
Diabetes is a serious health condition

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Do You Know What Prone Positioning Radiation Treatment Is?

Prone positioning radiation treatment is available at Keck Medicine of USC for patients with early stage breast cancer.