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Department of Psychiatry in the News

12/2/2019
UC San Diego Health is the first hospital in San Diego to join the Age-Friendly Health Systems initiative and be recognized as Committed to Care Excellence by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement ...
11/25/2019
UPI

​Features James Murphy, MD, and Lucas Vitzthum, MD, resident physician

11/20/2019
Next Avenue

​Features Erin Sundermann, PhD

11/18/2019
Med India

​Features Inge Holtman, PhD, Christopher Glass, MD, PhD, Nicole Coufal, MD, PhD, and Alexi Nott, PhD

11/18/2019
Women's Health

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

11/18/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health

11/15/2019
Medical Xpress

​Features Atul Malhotra, MD, Laura Crotty Alexander, MD, and Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD

11/12/2019
The Medical News

​Features Biren Kamdar, MD

11/11/2019
Healthline

​Features Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research

11/6/2019
KUSI

​Features Robert Rissman, PhD

11/5/2019
The Seattle Times

​Features Mallory Loflin, PhD

11/5/2019
KUSI

​Features Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH

11/4/2019
Psychology Today

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

11/4/2019
Family Circle

​Features Jay Giedd, MD

10/31/2019
Spectrum News

​Features Eric Courchesne, PhD

10/30/2019
SF Weekly

​Cites research at UC San Diego School of Medicine

10/28/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Patty Maysent, CEO

10/23/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Eric Leas, MPH, PhD, John Ayers, PhD, and Mark Wallace, MD

10/21/2019
RNZ: Sunday Morning

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

10/21/2019
Times of San Diego

​Authored by Nathan Painter, PharmD

10/16/2019
New York Times

​Features Mallory Loflin, PhD

10/15/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Catherine Ayers, PhD Debbie Lynn, community health rep, and Phillip Salas, clinical social worker

10/14/2019
The Medical News

​Features Igor Grant, MD, Kristin Cadenhead, MD, Mariana Cherner, PhD, Giordano de Guglielmo, PhD, and Emily Gray, MD

10/14/2019
Psych Central

​Features Caroline Nievergelt, PhD

10/14/2019
Reuters

​Features Linda McEvoy, PhD

10/10/2019
The Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research at University of California San Diego School of Medicine announces $3 million in research grants to explore new applications of cannabis for a number of nove ...
10/9/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Erin Sundermann, PhD

10/8/2019
In the largest and most diverse genetic study of PTSD to date, scientists from UC San Diego School of Medicine and more than 130 institutions in the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium found that genetics ...
9/24/2019
Managed Care Magazine

​Features Erin Sundermann, PhD

9/17/2019
London Free Press

​Features Igor Grant, MD

9/12/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Kelly Lee, PharmD

9/10/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features William Kremen, PhD, and Carol Franz, PhD

9/9/2019
Washington Post

​Features Laura Crotty Alexander, MD

8/29/2019
Diets that begin as tools for better health can turn into something more worrying: namely, disordered eating. We ask a UC San Diego Eating Disorders Center expert what behaviors to pay attention to an ...
8/27/2019
San Diego 7

​Features Marti Neuenswander, assistant nurse manager, and Judy Davidson, DNP, RN

8/26/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features James Brewer, MD, PhD

8/21/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Isac Thomas, MD, MPH

8/19/2019
Mother Nature Network

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

8/15/2019
San Diego Business Journal

​Features Lisa Moore, telehealth program director

8/13/2019
Nwe York Times

​Features John Ayers, PhD

8/13/2019
KUSI

​Features Judy Davidson, DNP, RN, and Sidney Zisook, MD

8/12/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Robert Fitzgerald, PhD

8/12/2019
KPBS

​Features Terry Jernigan, PhD

8/9/2019
Breaking news headlines about school shootings and other tragic events have become a gut-wrenching reality. With news now easily accessible on a variety of platforms, a team of experts provides tips t ...
8/5/2019
NBC News

​Features Mark Wallace, MD

8/5/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Murray Stein, MD, MPH

8/5/2019
East County Magazine

​Features Peter Davidson, PhD

8/5/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features UC San Diego School of Medicine

7/29/2019
New Atlas

​Features Murray Stein, MD, MPH

7/29/2019
Huff Post

​Features Brent Mausbach, PhD

7/29/2019
Livestrong

​Features Sarah Archer, clinical social worker

7/29/2019
Forbes

​Features UC San Diego School of Medicine

7/29/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Judy Davidson, RN, DNP, Marti Neuenswander, assistant nurse manager, and Sidney Zisook MD

7/29/2019
A genome-wide association study of more than 165,000 U.S. veterans confirms a genetic vulnerability to post-traumatic stress disorder, specifically noting abnormalities in stress hormone response and/ ...
7/23/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features Robert Rissman, PhD

7/23/2019
Daily Mail

​Features Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH

7/19/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Mallory Loflin, PhD

7/18/2019
NPR

​Features Howard Feldman, MD, and Andrea LaCroix, PhD

7/16/2019
NBC News

​Features Erin Sundermann, PhD

7/16/2019
Medscape

​Features Howard Feldman, MD

7/15/2019
Medpage Today

​Features Judy Davidson, RN, DNP

7/8/2019
Voice of San Diego

​Features Gary Vilke, MD

7/4/2019
Psych Central

​Features Jose Suarez-Lopez, MD, PhD

7/2/2019
FierceHealthCare

​Cites research by Ming Tai-Seale, PhD, MPH

7/2/2019
San Diego Veterans Magazine

​Authored by Kerri Boutelle, PhD

7/2/2019
Adolescent depression increases with exposure to pesticides, a study in the Ecuadorian Andes shows.
7/1/2019
Healthline

​Features Stephen Stahl, MD, PhD

6/24/2019
Healthline

​Features Jason Lavender, PhD

6/24/2019
Seeker

​Features Fatta Nahab, MD

6/13/2019
Next Avenue

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

6/12/2019
Healio

​Features Murray Stein, MD, MPH, and Sonya Norman, PhD

5/30/2019
Epoch Times

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

5/29/2019
KPBS

​Features Jeremy Cabrera, RN, Judy Davidson, RN, DNP, Patty Graham, CNS, and William Norcross, MD

5/28/2019
KPBS

Features William Norcross, MD, Sidney Zisook, MD, Judy Davidson, RN, DNP, Courtney Sanchez, social work associate, Rachae ...

5/27/2019
KPBS

​Features Sidney Zisook, MD, Judy Davidson, RN, DNP, and Jeremy Cabrera, RN

5/24/2019
The Guardian

​Cites research by Karen Pierce, PhD, and Eric Courchesne, PhD

5/23/2019
Medpage Today

​Features Jeremy Cabrera, RN, Judy Davidson, RN, DNP, Patty Graham, RN, CNS, and William Norcross, MD

5/22/2019
MedIndia

​Features Davide Dulcis, PhD, and Ben Romoli, PhD, postdoctoral fellow

5/21/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features Fadel Zeidan, PhD

5/21/2019
Neonatal exposure to nicotine alters the reward circuity in the brains of newborn mice, increasing their preference for the drug in later adulthood, report researchers at University of California San ...
5/21/2019
University of California San Diego School of Medicine research expands and deepens the association between clinical depression and pain, identifying specific regions of the brain that drive, influence ...
5/20/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features John Ayers, PhD, and Eric Leas, MD, PhD

5/16/2019
Scientific American

​Features Karen Pierce, PhD

5/16/2019
KUSI

​Features Lisa Delano-Wood, PhD

5/14/2019
CBS 8

​Cites research at UC San Diego School of Medicine

5/13/2019
Medpage Today

​Features Sidney Zisook, MD, Judy Davidson, RN, DNP, and Jeremy Cabrera, RN

5/8/2019
Orange County Register

​Features UC San Diego School of Medicine

5/8/2019
In a new study of older adults living in a senior continuing care facility, researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine parse how distinctive factors, such as wisdom, loneline ...
5/7/2019
Healthline

​Features Karen Pierce, PhD

5/6/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Jeanne Townsend, PhD (Emeritus), and Leanne Chukoskie, PhD

5/2/2019
The Fix

​Features Christina Chambers, PhD, MPH

5/1/2019
Better Nutrition

​Features Center for Medical Cannabis Research

4/30/2019
CBS This Morning

​Features Karen Pierce, PhD, and Eric Courchesne, PhD

4/29/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features Mingxiong Huang, PhD, and Douglas Chang MD, PhD

4/29/2019
WebMD

​Features Sonya Norman, PhD

4/29/2019
Diagnoses of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) by trained professionals in children as young as 14 months are remarkably stable, suggesting that accurate screening and earlier treatment is feasible, repo ...
4/29/2019
Serious physical challenges like illness or injury can affect mental health. UC San Diego Health experts say treating both can speed recovery. But coping is an art that takes different forms for each ...
4/24/2019
BBC

​Cites research at UC San Diego School of Medicine

4/24/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features Trey Ideker, PhD

4/22/2019
Today

​Cites research at UC San Diego School of Medicine

4/22/2019
U.S. News & World Report

​Features Jona Hattangadi-Gluth, MD

4/22/2019
Elle

​Features Christina Wierenga, PhD

4/22/2019
Medscape

​Features Fadel Zeidan, PhD

4/15/2019
Medscape

​Features Mark Wallace, MD

4/11/2019
San Diego Business Journal

​Features Gary Vilke, MD

4/3/2019
Men's Health

​Features David Grelotti, MD

4/3/2019
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Department of Psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine, and from the beginning, it’s been a different sort of place.
4/2/2019
HuffPost

​Features Igor Grant, MD

3/28/2019
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues elsewhere, report on a novel four-year, randomized clinical trial evaluating different home-based methods to asses ...
3/27/2019
10News

​Features Patty Maysent, CEO

3/27/2019
Times of San Diego

​Features UC San Diego Medical Center

3/25/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Patty Maysent, CEO

3/18/2019
Washington Post

​Features Igor Grant, MD

3/18/2019
The Guardian

​Features Tiffany Brown, PhD

3/14/2019
Medpage Today

​Features William Perry, PhD, and David Bazzo, MD

3/11/2019
Reuters

​Features John Ayers, PhD

3/7/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Howard Feldman, MD

3/6/2019
Here and Now

​Features Stephanie Strathdee, PhD, and Tom Patterson, PhD

3/4/2019
Health News Digest

​Features Robert Anthenelli, MD

3/4/2019
Wall Street Journal

​Authored by Patricia East, PhD, and features Wael Al-Delaimy, MD, PhD, and Sheila Gahagan, MD, MPH

2/28/2019
Spectrum News

​Features Alysson Muotri, PhD

2/27/2019
Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine have identified a clear group of characteristics that predict heightened risk for experiencing increased anxiety or worsening of mood that interferes wit ...
2/26/2019
Consumer Reports

​Features Doris Trauner, MD

2/25/2019
Next Avenue

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

2/25/2019
Medical Xpress

​Features Patricia East, PhD

2/25/2019
Oakland Magazine

​Features Igor Grant, MD

2/25/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Daniel Lasoff, MD

2/21/2019
Reuters

​Features John Ayers, PhD

2/20/2019
Vox

​Features Erin Parks, PhD

2/20/2019
Reuters

​Features Murray Stein, MD, MPH

2/20/2019
UC San Diego Health is among 31 health facilities selected from across the state to participate in the California Bridge Program, an accelerated, 18-month training program for health care providers to ...
2/19/2019
San Diego Business Journal

​Features Daniel Lasoff, MD, and Carla Marienfeld, MD

2/18/2019
Neuroscience News

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD, and Ryan Van Patten, postdoctoral scholar

2/18/2019
Santa Maria Times

​Cites research by Dilip Jeste, MD

2/18/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Imanuel Lerman, MD, and Alan Simmons, PhD

2/14/2019
Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine report that persons with schizophrenia scored lower on a wisdom assessment than non-psychiatric comparison participants, but that there was considerable ...
2/13/2019
Psychology Today

​Features Imanuel Lerman, MD, and Alan Simmons, PhD

2/13/2019
In a randomized, controlled pilot trial published February 13, 2019 in PLOS ONE, UC San Diego School of Medicine researchers found that participants pre-treated with noninvasive vagus nerve stimulatio ...
2/12/2019
ScienceDaily

​Features Linda McEvoy, PhD

2/11/2019
Forbes

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

2/11/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features John Ayers, PhD

2/6/2019
Desert Sun

​Features Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research

2/4/2019
CBS 8

​Features Gabriel Leger, MD

1/30/2019
Healio

​Features Murray Stein, MD, MPH

1/21/2019
New York Times

​Features Jay Giedd, MD

1/21/2019
Early adult general cognitive ability is a stronger predictor of cognitive function and reserve later in life than other factors, such as higher education, occupational complexity or engaging in late- ...
1/14/2019
Reuters

​Features John Ayers, PhD

1/14/2019
New York Times

​Features Patricia Judd, PhD

1/14/2019
San Diego 7

​Features Center for Microbiome Innovation at UC San Diego

1/14/2019
An international group that includes researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine has identified 124 genetic variants associated with a person’s willingness to take risks, as r ...
1/3/2019
NBC News

​Features Thomas Marcotte, PhD

1/2/2019
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Patty Maysent, CEO

12/19/2018
HealthLine

​Features Kara Bagot, MD

12/18/2018
Moderate to severe loneliness can persist across adult lifespans, but UC San Diego School of Medicine researchers found it is particularly acute in three age periods: late-20s, mid-50s and late-80s. W ...
12/13/2018
For some patient demographics, such as teens, mothers and seniors, the holiday may conjure psychiatric issues and symptoms that physicians will need to look out for.
12/10/2018
ScienceDaily

​Features Gregory Light, PhD

12/10/2018
MedScape

​Features Carla Marienfeld, MD

12/10/2018
60 Minutes

​Features Kara Bagot, MD

12/6/2018
Researchers find that patients with severe, refractory schizophrenia benefit from targeted cognitive therapy, improving auditory and verbal outcomes and the way they process information.
12/3/2018
Newsday

​Features Patricia East, PhD

12/3/2018
San Diego Jewish World

​Features Dilip Jeste, MD

11/23/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Daniel Sewell, MD

11/22/2018
BBC

​Features Igor Grant, MD

11/19/2018
iHeartRadio

​Features Abraham Palmer, PhD

11/19/2018
10News

​Features Sanjaya Saxena, MD

11/16/2018
UC San Diego Health is proud to announce it has earned ClearHealth Quality Institute (CHQI) accreditation for telemedicine. CHQI is an independent health care accrediting body that offers the only tel ...
11/14/2018
Times of San Diego

​Features Katherine Bangen, PhD

11/13/2018
Times of San Diego

​Features Linda Hill, MD, MPH

11/12/2018
MSN

​Cites research at UC San Diego School of Medicine

11/8/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Sonya Noman, PhD

11/6/2018
HealthDay

​Features Isac Thomas, MD, MPH

11/6/2018
CNN

​Features Lee Cantrell, PharmD

11/6/2018
Our experts answer your questions on everything from headaches to tummy aches. This month, our experts discuss anxiety around the holidays, manicures and melanoma and a prime pooping position.
10/30/2018
Military.com

​Features Kerri Boutelle, PhD

10/30/2018
Cannabis or its derivatives can be found in everything from smoothies to purported medicines. Experts at UC San Diego School of Medicine’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research answer some burning qu ...
10/29/2018
For the first time, the United States Department of Defense (DOD) has awarded a grant to researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine to study binge eating disorder treatments ...
10/24/2018
The Journal Times

​Features Patricia East, PhD

10/18/2018
Newsday

​Features Catherine Ayers, PhD

10/15/2018
Buzzfeed

​Features Patricia Gonzalez-Zuniga, MD

10/10/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Igor Grant, MD

10/8/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Kara Bagot, MD

10/2/2018
San Diego Union Tribune

​Features Igor Grant, MD, and Fatta Nahab, MD

10/1/2018
KPBS

​Features William Mobley, MD, PhD, and Dilip Jeste, MD

9/26/2018
Washington Post

​Features Susan Tapert, PhD

9/24/2018
Health Leaders

​Features Judy Davidson, RN

9/18/2018
KQED

​Features William Mobley, MD, PhD, and Dilip Jeste, MD

9/18/2018
Researchers at University of California School of Medicine are preparing to launch a novel clinical trial to examine the safety, efficacy and pharmacological properties of cannabis as a potential trea ...
8/17/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with international colleagues, examined how policy reform in terms of drug decriminalization (in Mexico) and access to drug treatm ...
7/11/2018
Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive, neurodegenerative condition that often begins with mild cognitive impairment (MCI), making early and repeated assessments of cognitive change crucial to diagnosis ...
5/4/2018
Sidney Zisook, MD, a psychiatrist at UC San Diego Health and professor of psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine, talks about different types of depression as well as available treatment option ...
4/26/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine are preparing a first-of-its-kind, multidisciplinary investigation to determine if and how cannabidiol, a non-psychoactive compound ...
4/19/2018
In recent years, researchers have firmly established that gene mutations appearing for the first time, called de novo mutations, contribute to approximately one-third of cases of autism spect ...
4/17/2018
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have determined that psychological resilience has a positive effect on health outcomes for people living with schizophrenia. This i ...
4/17/2018
Roughly one in 10 women in the United States will experience depression, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The consequences, however, may extend to their children, report re ...
4/5/2018
Conflict, a death in the family, financial hardship and serious medical crises are all associated with accelerated physical aging. In a new study, researchers at the University of California San Diego ...
3/5/2018
For the first time, an international team of scientists, led by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, have determined that an Alzheimer’s disease (AD) polygenic risk sc ...
1/23/2018
In a paper publishing January 24 in the journal International Psychogeriatrics, researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine asked 21 hospice patients, ages 58 to 97 and in ...
1/17/2018
Confirming earlier computational models, researchers at University of California San Diego and UC San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues in Arizona and Louisiana, report that episodic memories ...
12/21/2017
Ketamine, a medication originally developed as an anesthetic drug, is now being used to address treatment-resistant depression.
12/20/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have discovered differences in how the brain responds to food rewards in individuals with a history of bulimia nervosa and anorexia ...
12/18/2017
An online survey of 900 consumers of three of the United States’ most popular cigarette brands suggests that adopting standardized cigarette packing may reduce consumers’ misconceptions that some ciga ...
12/11/2017
In remote Italian villages nestled between the Mediterranean Sea and mountains lives a group of several hundred citizens over the age of 90. Researchers at the University of Rome La Sapienza and Unive ...
12/11/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have found a genetic signature for delay discounting — the tendency to undervalue future rewards — that overlaps with attention-def ...
10/25/2017
Using advanced machine learning, a cross disciplinary team of University of California San Diego researchers developed technology that mined Twitter to identify entities illegally selling prescription ...
10/18/2017
Modeling the interplay between neurons and astrocytes derived from children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues i ...
9/29/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have developed the first mice that lack the Upf3b gene, providing a new model for studying its underlying role in intellectual disa ...
9/20/2017
Researchers at University of San Diego School of Medicine have developed a new tool called the San Diego Wisdom Scale (SD-WISE) to assess an individual’s level of wisdom, based upon a conceptualizatio ...
9/19/2017
It is estimated that up to 75 percent of breast cancer survivors experience problems with cognitive difficulties following treatments, perhaps lasting years. Currently, few science-based options are a ...
9/15/2017
A team of researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System have analyzed published longitudinal studies of mortality in schizophren ...
7/10/2017
Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have discovered differences in how the brain responds to food rewards in individuals with a history of bulimia nervosa (BN), an eat ...
5/30/2017
One-third of American children are overweight or obese. Family-based treatment (FBT) has been considered the best model for the treatment of obese children as it provides both parents and children wit ...
5/21/2017
Among 12- to 17-year-olds who have never used tobacco products, nearly half were considered receptive to tobacco marketing if they were able to recall or liked at least one advertisement, report resea ...
5/3/2017
Researchers at Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of California San Diego mined the FDA Adverse Effect Reporting System (FAERS) database for depression symptoms in pat ...
3/21/2017
Standard antidepressant medications don’t work for everyone, and even when they do they are slow to kick in. In an effort to find better depression treatments, researchers at University of California ...
3/21/2017
An international team of scientists, led by researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and University of California San Francisco, has developed a novel genetic score that al ...
3/14/2017
An international research team, led by scientists at University of California San Diego School of Medicine, has created the first cellular model of anorexia nervosa (AN), reprogramming induced pluripo ...
1/12/2017
It’s well known that regular physical activity has health benefits, including weight control, strengthening the heart, bones and muscles and reducing the risk of certain diseases. Recently, researcher ...
12/22/2016
This month UC San Diego Health experts discuss the HPV vaccine for boys, effective treatments for opioid addiction and when surgery is required for a hernia.
12/20/2016
Forgetfulness is a part of life, a natural consequence of aging. Alzheimer's disease is not. Learn more and sign up for a free memory screening.
12/8/2016
A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies (GWAS) has identified six loci or regions of the human genome that are significantly linked to personality traits, report researchers at University o ...
11/22/2016
Genetic variations that increase schizophrenia risk are rare, making it difficult to study their role. To overcome this, the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium, an international team led by Jonathan Seba ...
10/27/2016
Selective seratonin reuptake inhibitors are a popular and effective treatment for depression and anxiety disorders but they must be taken with caution.
6/30/2016
Christine Frey (left) found help for her diagnosis of early psychosis with Kristin Cadenhead, MD, director of the Cognitive Assessment and Risk Evaluation Program.
2/26/2016
Some foods can naturally make us feel better – foods that boost serotonin levels in our brains, which can help smooth out emotional highs and lows. So dig into these recipes with a smile.
2/24/2016
In this month’s Corner Clinic, our experts tackle adult ADHD, if and when to take the car keys away from elderly drivers and which post-workout recovery drinks work best.
2/23/2016
Some symptoms of stress and anxiety are obvious but others not so much. Here’s an abbreviated list of 15 common (but perhaps less recognized) signs of chronic stress and anxiety.
2/23/2016
A man has up to a 50 percent chance of battling postpartum depression if his wife is going through it. The Reproductive Mental Health Program treats moms and dads facing this condition with therapy an ...
1/5/2016
This month we ask our experts how to keep New Year’s resolutions, how to tell a cold from allergies and whether exercises for your eyes can improve or protect vision.
1/4/2016
Men and women experience hormonal changes during middle age that can affect their sexual health and relationships with partners. UC San Diego Health experts discuss what both genders can do to ensure ...
11/2/2015
The first FDA-approved medication to treat sexual dysfunction in women became available in late-October. Board-certified psychiatrist Ildiko Kovacs discusses the controversial drug.
7/2/2015
A clinical trial at UC San Diego Health is testing whether adjusting light exposure and sleep times may be an effective treatment for women with depression related to chronic disruption of their sleep ...
6/26/2015
Many people have trouble organizing the daily accumulated clutter of life. But a paralyzing inability to throw away unnecessary possessions can belie a potentially debilitating mental condition known ...
3/3/2015
Prescription medications are designed to remedy a diagnosed illness or condition but a side effect of many can be unwanted weight gain, adding pounds and problems. Learn more about drugs that can sabo ...
11/10/2014
A Q&A with our expert on aging on how older persons can cope with psychological issues arising during holiday season.
8/27/2014
Should I take a daily aspirin to reduce my risk of heart attack? How do I help my elderly parents avoid falling? What is emotional eating? Our experts answer your health questions in this month’s Corn ...
6/25/2014
In this month's Corner Clinic, UC San Diego Health System experts answer questions about the best way to breathe, the healthiest way to grill, and how to treat burns.