NICU cuddler holding premature infant

Cuddlers help preemies to thrive

April 14, 2016 | UC Irvine Health

They coo. They hold. They provide human touch. The volunteer “cuddlers” of the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) provide comfort to... Read More

Waist training corset

Does waist training give you a lasting hourglass body?

October 22, 2015 | UC Irvine Health

In the world of celebrity fashion, it's 1860 all over again. Corsets are back, this time under the guise of "waist training." Read More

Woman looking at urine sample

What color is your urine?

March 17, 2016 | UC Irvine Health

If your urine is clear or yellow, you can be mellow. But other colors — as well as unseen qualities — can warrant a trip to the doctor. Read More