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Dietary supplement can help progressive MS on two fronts
July 12, 2024
michael demetriou neurologist uci health multiple sclerosis standing in front of glass blocks wearing a light blue shirt
IN THE NEWS: Many treatments for progressive MS only address repair of the myelin sheath, but reducing inflammation is also key, says UCI Health...
Orange County Medical Association honors UC Irvine physicians
July 12, 2024
uci health pain management specialist and orange county medical association president dr shalini shah in a blue studio background wearing a white coat
Pain specialist Dr. Shalini Shah is the association’s first president from UCI Health.
UCI Medical Center is redesignated a Baby-Friendly hospital
July 10, 2024
illustration of breastfeeding baby with words that say proud to be baby-friendly designated uci medical center is a baby friendly facility
The prestigious certification is achieved by adhering to the highest standards of care for breastfeeding mothers and babies.
Extreme heat affects mood
July 08, 2024
IN THE NEWS: UCI Health family medicine expert Dr. Jose Mayorga says the heat can make one tired, contributing to feelings of frustration and...
U.S. Navy and UCI Health expand successful trauma training collaboration
July 05, 2024
uci health president and ceo chad t lefteris in a suit, left, stands with us navy officers in ceremonial dress in a conference room with uci medical center in the background
The partnership provides Navy clinical personnel with hands-on critical care experiences before their deployment.
Ophthalmologist Dr. Marjan Farid recognized for eye care innovations
July 03, 2024
Richard  Lindstrom, MD, Founder, Minnesota Eye Consultants, Dr/ Farid, Dr. Garg  (Dick Lindstrom is a previous recipient of the Steinert award at OCTANE, and a previous UCI Gavin Herbert Eye Institute Colloquium Steinert Lecturer - 2020)
The Roger Steinert, MD, Legacy Award recognizes leadership, dedication and expertise in the field of vision care.
UCI Health names new co-directors of the Digestive Health Institute
July 02, 2024
Dr. John G. Lee smiling in business attire.
New leaders will persevere in mission to advance clinical care and translational research to cure digestive diseases.
There are no safe fireworks, say experts
July 01, 2024
IN THE NEWS: Fireworks can cause limb loss and other devastating injuries, says UCI Health burn specialist Dr. Victor Joe.
Collaboration between spine and pain specialists can foster innovation
July 01, 2024
IN THE NEWS: Dr. Michael Oh outlines the future potential of pain management and spine surgery.
What to look for when choosing a primary care physician
July 01, 2024
IN THE NEWS: A strong connection is necessary, says UCI Health expert.