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December 21, 2005
Can estrogen protect women in early menopause from heart disease? KEEPS hopes to find out once and for all.
December 20, 2005
Where you live may help determine how asthma affects your life. Even suburbs are linked to some increased breathing problems.
December 19, 2005
US Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, a passionate advocate for strengthening families and safeguarding children, is the invited keynote speaker at a February 13 forum at UCSF.
December 19, 2005
New results "support the idea that oxidative stress contributes to aging" in the brain.
December 16, 2005
Domestic violence researcher Barbara Gerbert suggests that doctors should routinely talk to their patients about intimate partner violence.
December 14, 2005
Results of a new study suggest a possible target for preventing and treating bone fractures.
December 14, 2005
A fourth-year resident in surgery who specializes in breast cancer research was recently recognized with two top awards.
December 13, 2005
Academic institutions worldwide should act now to catch a new wave of idealism in global health, a UCSF leader says.
December 12, 2005
San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center was hailed recently for its programs to address language barriers, low health-literacy levels and cultural differences.