ClearPath Eye Implant to Aid Glaucoma Patients at CHA HPMC

ClearPath Eye Implant to Aid Glaucoma Patients at CHA HPMC

Posted by Su Lee CHA HPMC’s state-of-the-art eye clinic Southern California Eye Institute (SCEI) is the first eye institute in Los Angeles to perform a ClearPath implant surgery, on a 78-year old glaucoma patient. The use of the ClearPath implant is an example of how...
Gynecologic Cancer: All You Need to Know

Gynecologic Cancer: All You Need to Know

Posted by Divya Sathyanarayanan and Dr. Eijean Wu September is recognized as Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. Gynecologic cancers poses a serious threat to women across the globe. In the United States, an estimated 110,070 new gynecologic cancer cases were...
Understanding Childhood Glaucoma

Understanding Childhood Glaucoma

Posted by Dr. Rohit Varma Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness in the United States and around the world1. More than 3 million people in the US are currently living with the condition, which often strikes with no symptoms until noticeable vision loss has occurred....
Can Wildfire Smoke Make You Sick?

Can Wildfire Smoke Make You Sick?

Posted by Dr. Kevin Park The frequency of wildfires in California is increasing, so fire season planning and preparedness have become even more important—not just for those who live in fire-prone areas, but throughout Southern California. The health risks associated...
Breastfeeding is Best for Mom and Baby

Breastfeeding is Best for Mom and Baby

Posted by Su Lee Breastfeeding has many benefits for both mom and baby. The World Health Organization recommends that new mothers initiate breastfeeding within one hour of birth and that infants should be exclusively breastfed for the first six months of life to...