News in 2014

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Tis the season — for heart attacks

Eating during the holidays
December 23, 2014
A heavy holiday meal doesn’t just pack on pounds, it also may spark a heart attack, especially in people with heart disease, says UC Irvine...

Signs and symptoms of impending heart trouble

December 23, 2014
UC Irvine Health heart-health experts recommend calling your doctor’s office if you have any of the following symptoms that could signal a...

Tips for heart-healthy holiday eating

December 23, 2014
The best way to eat heart-healthy during the holidays is by planning ahead, say UC Irvine Health heart-health experts.

Breast cancer specialist named among Orange County's most influential people

December 22, 2014
IN THE NEWS: The Orange County Register has named UC Irvine Health breast cancer specialist Dr. Alice M. Police one of Orange County's 100 most...

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...

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...

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.

Firefighters lead Fill the Boot campaign to raise funds for UC Irvine Health burn center

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November 24, 2014
Thanksgiving weekend fundraiser supports sending young burn survivors from the UC Irvine Health Regional Burn Center to summer camp. The program...

How to keep the 'happy' in the holidays

Happy couple
November 24, 2014
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...