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Diagnosing a dangerous pregnancy complication

February 08, 2018 | UC Irvine Health

Diagnosing and managing placenta accreta, a condition that can cause massive blood loss by the mother during delivery, takes expertise and a...

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Children need regular screening for high blood pressure

February 05, 2018 | UC Irvine Health

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently issued its first-ever guidelines on hypertension in children: Pediatricians should routinely screen...

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Crispy baked chicken wings

February 01, 2018 | Heather Shannon

This Super Bowl Sunday, ditch the fried chicken wings for crispy baked ones.

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Red-light therapy, dermaplaning and microneedling — are they safe?

January 29, 2018 | UC Irvine Health

Dermaplaning, microneedling and red-light therapy may sound like the torture techniques, but millions of people are using these tools to improve...

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A special place for the tiniest patients

January 25, 2018 | UC Irvine Health

For many women with high-risk pregnancies, carrying the baby for a full 40 weeks may be impossible. Fortunately, the UC Irvine Health NICU is one...

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Marijuana may be legal, but is it safe?

January 23, 2018 | UC Irvine Health

Now that marijuana is legal in California for recreational use, it’s important to be very careful because today’s cannabis is far more...

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