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Treating cancer pain in children at home
December 16, 2014
Pediatric pain psychologist Michelle A. Fortier discusses what parents and children need to know about the latest interventions to identify, treat and prevent cancer pain.
Ebola preparedness siphons funds from other hospital needs, UC Irvine Health expert says
December 12, 2014

IN THE NEWS: Ebola preparedness at U.S. hospitals is unlikely to benefit care for other diseases, a U.C. Irvine Health infectious disease expert...

Finding help for autism spectrum disorders
December 09, 2014
UC Irvine Health specialist Dr. Robin Steinberg-Epstein at the Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders of Southern California helps Newport Beach couple's son.
Autism center to expand its reach
December 08, 2014
UC Irvine Health autism specialists are expanding their program to reach not just young children, but also teens and young adults.
How to keep the 'happy' in the holidays
November 24, 2014
Happy couple

Roast the turkey. Bake the pies. Decorate the house. Buy the gifts. The list goes on. Sometimes the demands of the holiday season can run rampant...

Firefighters lead Fill the Boot campaign to raise funds for UC Irvine Health burn center
November 24, 2014

Thanksgiving weekend fundraiser supports sending young burn survivors from the UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center to summer camp. The program can be life-changing and enhances the recovery for children. Many survivors suffer from scald injuries, one of the top causes of burn wounds to children in Orange County. 

UC Irvine physician tests popular toys to warn parents about hearing damage
November 22, 2014

Popular toys are louder than ever this holiday season but parents can take steps to protect their children’s hearing, UC Irvine Health expert Dr. Hamid Djalilian tells The Orange County Register. Djalilian says parents can reduce the sound that reaches their children’s ears by placing tape over the toy’s speaker.

UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center receives funds for critical training
November 21, 2014

The UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center has received a $5,594 grant from SullivanCurtisMonroe Insurance Services and Fireman's Fund Insurance...

TrueBeam delivers powerful, precise radiation therapy to heal brain tumor patient
November 21, 2014
UC Irvine Health neurosurgeons successfully removed William Norris' brain tumor. But the track-and-field coach still needed radiation therapy to ensure that no tumor cells remained. With the image-guided TrueBeam™ STx linear accelerator, Norris had just one 10-minute radiation treatment, instead of the traditional 10 or 15 sessions over two to three weeks.
Toys that could damage your child's hearing
November 20, 2014

UC Irvine Health otolaryngologist Dr. Hamid Djalilian and his team tested more than two dozen popular toys to determine which had the highest sound...

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