News in 2013

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When GERD strikes

November 29, 2013
Most of us have had that uncomfortable sensation of heartburn (acid reflux) after a rich meal, especially during the holidays. But when heartburn...

UC Irvine-led study finds heart disease top cause of pregnancy-related deaths in California

November 20, 2013
Heart disease is the leading cause of women’s pregnancy-related deaths in California — but nearly one-third could be prevented,...

A miracle baby

November 15, 2013
Under the care of expert UC Irvine Health maternal-fetal and kidney specialists, dialysis patient Elizabeth Hill overcame pregnancy complications...

UC Irvine Health nurse to help typhoon victims

November 14, 2013
IN THE NEWS: UC Irvine Health nurse Kathleen Acab is returning to her native Philippines to help the displaced and injured victims of Typhoon...

Typhoon trauma injuries prove challenging

November 13, 2013
IN THE NEWS: Along with life-threatening shortages of clean water and food following Typhoon Haiyan, emergency responders are racing to treat...

UC Irvine Health heart experts support new cardiovascular disease prevention guidelines

November 12, 2013
UC Irvine Health heart disease specialists fully support new guidelines for the American public for prevention of cardiovascular disease by the...

A neurosurgeon with rare perspective

UC Irvine Health Neurosurgeon Frank P.K. Hsu, MD, PhD
November 11, 2013
UC Irvine Health neurosurgeon Frank P.K. Hsu uses his training in engineering to better understand and treat such neurological conditions as brain...

How to select hearing-friendly toys for children

Noisy toys
November 07, 2013
The holidays can be a deafening experience for your child–literally–and you may not even realize it. Dr. Hamid Djalilian offers tips on...

10 ways to fight holiday weight gain

October 30, 2013
Weight gain during the holidays is not inevitable. With some simple changes, you can keep the pounds at bay and still enjoy yourself.

UC Irvine's Dr. Neil Jones elected vice president of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand

October 15, 2013
Neil Jones, MD, chief of hand surgery and professor in the UC Irvine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Division of Plastic and Reconstructive...