(music) – Lung cancer is the number one cancer killer in the United States. It kills more men and women than colon cancer, prostate cancer, and breast cancer combined. Unfortunately, all you need in order to get lung cancer are lungs. So, there is a highest risk for developing lung… Continue Reading Lung Cancer: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Frankly there was a measure of ridicule actually about the idea because it was just considered too grandiose. The scanner is now completed and we recently acquired the very first human images. It was an amazing moment. We can just see far more detail in these images than we’ve ever… Continue Reading Human Images From World’s 1st Total-Body PET Scanner Unveiled

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or “TAVR”, is a less invasive catheter-based procedure. It is revolutionizing cardiac care and reducing the need for traditional open-heart surgeries. It’s a treatment for aortic valve stenosis. That’s when the aortic valve in the heart functions poorly, usually due to calcification, reducing blood flow throughout… Continue Reading Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) – A Less-Invasive Alternative to Open Heart Surgery

– [Narrator] UC Davis Health is now home to the first ever total body PET scanner. It’s called EXPLORER and it’s the first scanner of it’s kind in the U.S. It’s located at the Explorer Molecular Imaging Center on Folsom Boulevard in Sacramento opposite the UC Davis Health Midtown Clinic.… Continue Reading EXPLORER – The World’s First Total-Body PET Scanner

it’s interesting when we design our studies we provide diets that are high in starch and then we take away that starch and replaced it with sugar why do we even see such unfavorable effects when we replace pasta or bread with a fructose sweetened beverage or let’s even say… Continue Reading What Does Sugar Actually Do To Your Body?

The vast majority of kids will have some symptomatic improvement within the first treatment and along those lines I’m finding that by the second treatment nearly all of them have dramatic improvement, are not complaining of a bellyache at all. The kids that were complaining of nausea are not complaining… Continue Reading Pediatric GI with Acupuncture – UC Davis Children’s Hospital

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