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It’s the most wonderful – and accident-prone – time of the year. The holidays bring more driving, more family gatherings and more alcohol. So perhaps it is no surprise that the holidays are full of mishaps. Here’s how to prevent them. Read More
What began as a strong headache turned into a life-threatening condition for 18-year-old Sulecma Mondragon. For days, the teenager hoped the headache would go away eventually; instead, doctors discovered she had bleeding in the brain. Read More
So-called "safe and sane" fireworks are no guarantee you or nearby children will avoid injury if you're careless. The director of the UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center offers some tips. Read More
Stroke can happen anywhere at any time and acting quickly is critical for proper, effective treatment. Learn what you should — and shouldn’t — do if you think someone is having a stroke. Read More
Every adult – no matter what age or health – should prepare an advance directive, but it all starts with a conversation with your family. Read More
Ultrasound is ushering in a point-of-care revolution, and UC Irvine School of Medicine is one of the first in the nation to use this cutting-edge technology that will change the way all physicians diagnose their patients.