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Silicon oil absorbs 50 percent of radioactive rays


Eye cancer patients face an unenviable dilemma. They must enter treatment knowing that their surgeon's strategy to kill the deadly tumor with radiation may also sacrifice their eyesight.


A team of UCLA and USC researchers has been awarded $6 million by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering to develop technology that will enable users’ smartphones and smart watches to identify them of their unique triggers for asthma attacks.


Why are hundreds of thousands of the state’s “dual eligibles” — fragile older seniors and disabled young people who receive both Medi-Cal and Medicare benefits — rejecting the new state-managed health care pilot program?


Patti Davis, daughter of Ronald Reagan, to co-facilitate support groups


UCLA researchers seek patients with coronary artery disease who are scheduled to undergo interventional coronary artery procedures to compare the safety and effectiveness of Absorb, a naturally dissolving stent that is an investigational device in the U.S., with XIENCE, an already-approved commercially available metallic stent.


Once upon a time, tobacco-related diseases were extremely rare. However, all that changed in the 20th century after the first advertising campaign rolled out, making smoking a socially acceptable and even glamorous activity.


A study at UCLA showed that people will pass on candy bars if vending machines are stocked with healthier options


A local teenager living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy will attend tonight’s premiere of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2” — and the backstory couldn’t be more Hollywood.


Bringing pleasure into recovery is the key to turning over a new leaf

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