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  • Around Town: UCI Law School ranked No. 30 on U.S. News list

    The UC Irvine School of Law debuted at No. 30 in U.S. News & World Report's rankings of 198 accredited law schools nationwide — the highest debut ranking of any new law school in the list's history. Additionally, UCI Law's clinical program...
  • Tea: A cup of good health?

    Tea, especially green tea, is often said to be good for your health. But if tea is good for you, how good? And why? It turns out that tea contains substances that have been linked to a lower risk for heart disease, cancer and other health problems. But...
  • Mini meals vs. three squares: Which is best?

    It's a popular notion that eating smaller, more frequent meals, such as six small meals a day, is a healthier approach than the traditional three square meals a day. Some people believe eating more frequently may help keep their hunger under better...
  • Apple's ResearchKit could be boon for medical research, but there are concerns

    CUPERTINO, Calif. You will soon be able to participate in cutting-edge medical research from the comfort of your iPhone. At a hotly anticipated event focused on its new smartwatch earlier this month, Apple surprised attendees by unveiling ResearchKit,...
  • Younger Women Often Ignore Early Heart Attack Signs

    Younger Women Often Ignore Early Heart Attack Signs
    Women between the ages of 30 and 55 tend to ignore early heart attack symptoms, which may be part of the reason more young women die from heart attacks than young men, according to new research by Yale School of Public Health. Many women delay seeking...
  • Kidney disease awareness grows as new dialysis cases drop

    PITTSBURTH World Kidney Day was celebrated recently, and Cheryl Biggs took the time to go to her church in Larimer, Pa., for a free screening for kidney disease by the National Kidney Foundation for one reason. "A friend of mine, her older sister was...
  • Dear Pharmacist: Is there a link between statins, diabetes?

    Dear Pharmacist: Is there a link between statins, diabetes?
    Did you get diagnosed with diabetes after starting a statin drug? Statin users often find better cholesterol ratios over time but higher blood glucose. Sit down for my next comment: It's entirely possible you've been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes...
  • MedImmune tapping local partners to speed discoveries

    MedImmune tapping local partners to speed discoveries
    The story of MedImmune, the Maryland startup that British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca bought for $15.6 billion in 2007, is an example for entrepreneurs striving for their own blockbuster deals. But MedImmune leaders say they want to go beyond leading...
  • Seminar takes on prevalence of diabetes, heart disease in Hispanic community

    Seminar takes on prevalence of diabetes, heart disease in Hispanic community
    Francisca Amaro was almost giddy with relief Thursday after a health screening found her blood pressure to be normal. The screening was part of a cardiovascular disease seminar sponsored by the Mano a Mano Family Resource Center at the Round Lake Area...
  • Drink this in: Science has decided coffee is good for you

    Drink this in: Science has decided coffee is good for you
    For centuries, coffee has caused a stir over health impacts, good or bad, with many people resigned to accept it as a guilty pleasure. But in a full turnabout since the 1980s, science now extols its virtues as a generally healthful drink and kick-start...
  • Bill looks to put healthy drinks in kids' meals

    Bill looks to put healthy drinks in kids' meals
    Restaurants could be required to offer healthy drink options — not just soda — with kids' meals under legislation that has pitted public health advocates against the beverage and dining industries in Annapolis. The original legislation...