News in 2015

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Will dim light ruin your eyes? Medical myth, says UCI Health vision expert

April 02, 2015
Don’t be fooled by these medical myths, long since proved wrong by science. Does reading in dim light hurt your vision? UCI Health...

Presence of heart pouch may explain strokes of unknown origin, UCI Health study finds

April 01, 2015
The discovery of a left atrial septal pouch in patients whose strokes had no previously known cause could change how neurologists treat stroke and...

WebTIPS helps make surgery less scary for children and their parents

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April 01, 2015
A newly developed website provides parents and children with individualized information and support — based on factors like coping style and...

UC Irvine doctor is working toward a colon cancer-free OC

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April 01, 2015
IN THE NEWS: UCI Health experts discuss initiatives to eradicate colon cancer in Orange County. Though one in 20 people will develop colon cancer...

UCI Health expert discusses ovarian cancer, Angelina Jolie decision

March 24, 2015
IN THE NEWS: Gynecologic cancer expert Dr. Leslie Randall appeared on the KCRW program Press Play with Madeline Brand to discuss ovarian cancer...

Colon Cancer Alliance: Are you at high risk?

March 17, 2015
Gastroenterologist Dr. William Karnes, director of the UCI Health high-risk colon cancer program, provides insight into risk factors, how you can...

UCI Health experts to discuss latest advances in colorectal cancer prevention

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March 12, 2015
UCI Health invites the public to learn about the latest advances in colorectal cancer detection, treatment and prevention on March 23 at the...

UCI Health physician Dan Cooper named 2015 Pediatrician of the Year

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March 12, 2015
Dan M. Cooper, MD, chairman of the UCI Health Department of Pediatrics and a nationally renowned researcher on childhood exercise, obesity and...

Dr. Howard Federoff named UC Irvine vice chancellor for health affairs and dean of medicine

Dr. Howard Federoff, an endocrinologist and leader at Georgetown University Medicial Center, is named UC Irvine Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs and Dean of the UC Irvine School of Medicine.
March 11, 2015
Nationally renowned clinician, researcher and groundbreaking investigator for neurological disorders Dr. Howard Federoff will join UC Irvine as...

UCI Health offers way to tighten stretched stomachs after bariatric surgery

March 06, 2015
After weight-loss surgery, some patients experience weight gain due to a gradual stretching of the stomach or the entrance to the stomach. UCI...