Students get to know vegetables from the ground up
May 29, 2015
After a night of rain, the sun made an appearance just in time for Dr. Daniel Nadeau's morning visit to the Rea Elementary School's vegetable garden.
What it takes to reach 5 stars: Hoag Orthopedic Institute CEO weighs in
May 28, 2015
Irvine-Calif.-based Hoag Orthopedic Institute recently earned a five-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for patient experience and quality; making it one of only eigh...
Commentary: Protect your skin and notice changes in moles
May 22, 2015
Wear sunscreen. In Orange County, where the climate often feels like perpetual summer, this advice is simple but significant in preventing melanoma — the most dangerous of skin cancers.
How One Hospital Brought Its C-Section Rate Down Fast
May 15, 2015
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian, one of the largest and most respected facilities in Orange County, needed to move quickly.
Hoag honors Nurse of the Year
May 13, 2015
Hoag Hospital has named Angela Mankoff, a sub intensive care unit nurse, as its 2015 Nurse of the Year.
Hoag Women's Health Institute Recognized
May 2, 2015
The National Consortium of Breast Centers recognized Hoag Hospital's Women's Health Institute last month as the only Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence in Orange County for the second...
100 Great Hospitals in America
April 21, 2015
Hoag was named to the "100 Great Hospitals in America" for 2015 by Becker's Hospital Review.
Hoag Orthopedic only O.C. hospital to receive top Medicare ranking
April 17, 2015
Hoag Orthopedic Institute in Irvine was the only Orange County hospital to receive the maximum five stars, as the federal government this week unveiled a new quarterly ratings system to make it ...
Tips to Fight Early Signs of Alzheimer's Disease
April 16, 2015
People found with early signs of Alzheimer's disease can still form memories and learn new things.
Hoag opens sarcoma program
April 11, 2015
Hoag Hospital has announced the launch of Orange County's first comprehensive Bone and Soft Tissue Sarcoma Program for those battling the rare and complex form of cancer, according to a news rel...
Commentary: Listen to what your heartburn may be telling you
April 10, 2015
If reaching for an antacid following a meal has become a form of dessert for you, it may be time to reevaluate that burning sensation in your chest.
Taylor Swift Reveals Mom Was Diagnosed with Cancer
April 9, 2015
Taylor Swift revealed on Thursday that her mom has been diagnosed with cancer.
Irvine Man Meets Paramedics Who Helped Save His Life
April 2, 2015
Tania Salem feared the worst when her husband and father of their newborn baby girl collapsed at their home in Irvine and stopped breathing. She called the experience "terrifying."
Program makes it easier to discuss female health issues
April 2, 2015
For women experiencing painful intercourse, incontinence or other pelvic floor disorders, physical rehabilitation can be life-changing. But few women feel comfortable discussing intimate issues i...
Cautious optimism urged in new peanut allergy research
March 27, 2015
For years, parents have heeded this advice from their pediatricians: Avoid feeding peanuts to infants in order to decrease their risk of developing a peanut allergy.