Keck School Of Medicine Program Brings Medical Care To LA's Unhoused ResidentsOne of the biggest challenges the team faces is paying for care, because while most of their patients have Medi-Cal, the street is not considered a legitimate address to deliver medical care, so claims are often denied.
USC Seeking Volunteers For COVID-19 Antibody TreatmentPresident Donald Trump was treated with a monoclonal antibody drug known as Regeneron when he contracted coronavirus last month.
Wash Faces Gently, Masks Thoroughly To Avoid 'Maskne'Dermatologist Dr. Nada Elbuluk, of USC’s Keck School of Medicine, says that the extended wearing of masks has given rise to a number of skin issues and also given rise to a new term — “maskne.”
USC Doctor: Widespread Testing, Promising Treatments Will Help Control Second Spike Of Coronavirus InfectionsDr. Raj Dasgupta says the outlook from a public health standpoint is very different how things looked even three months prior, in spite of infections being on the rise in several states.
Implant Can Help Patients Solve Sleep ApneaOne in five adults suffer from sleep apnea, but surgery is usually not an option – until now.
Study: Teens Who Use E-Cigs Often Turn To TobaccoA USC study has found that among teenagers who never smoked tobacco before ninth grade, those who had smoked e-cigarettes were far more likely to begin smoking tobacco shortly after starting high school than their peers.
Advocate Discusses Link Between Diabetes, Gum DiseaseDr. Nat Strand -- the season 17 winner of “The Amazing Race” -- stopped by the KCAL9 studios on Saturday to discuss the link between diabetes and Gingivitis, also known as, gum disease.