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Kitchen burns and cuts from gardening tools are examples of mishaps that routinely occur around the house and yard. Before you or a family member experience the next minor injury, make sure your household first-aid kit is stocked and handy. Read More
UC Irvine Health bariatric surgeon Dr. Kenneth Chang and bariatric medicine specialist Dr. Bavani Nadeswaran recently went live on Facebook to answer your questions about losing weight and the various options available. Read More
Individuals seeking a weight loss solution can now choose a minimally invasive procedure that is a variation of the most popular bariatric surgery.
Gorgeous wildflowers blanketing the Southern California landscape this spring aren’t the only byproduct of our drought-busting winter storms. The drenching rains also have triggered an explosive bloom of pollen-producing trees, grasses and weeds that plague allergy sufferers. Read More
The amount of opioid painkillers such as oxycodone, hydrocodone and fentanyl prescribed in the U.S. has quadrupled since 1999 — as have the number of deaths attributed to them. Read More
When you have stiff, painful and swollen joints, the last thing on your mind might be getting outdoors for a little physical activity. But when you have arthritis, exercise is one of the best ways to care for your joints.