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A Mom, Her Baby, and Their Family’s Story of Hope and Healing After COVID-19

By Sheann Brandon Monica Ramirez awoke alone and confused in an unfamiliar hospital room in late July. “I felt like I had been hit by a...

Is it the Flu or COVID-19? Here’s What Doctors Say

By Janelle Ringer Flu season is right around the corner. Like years before, doctors recommend taking preventative measures like washing your hands and covering your...

Loma Linda University Named a “2020 Great College to Work For”

By Ansel Oliver Loma Linda University is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for, according to a new survey by The...

Why Immunizations are More Important Now Than Ever

By Briana Pastorino Getting vaccinated is more important now than ever. In addition to the COVID-19 pandemic, kids are going back to school in-person and...

How Loma Linda University Health is Addressing Racial Disparities in the Medical Workforce

By DonaJayne Potts Education is one of the most effective ways to help break the poverty cycle and increase job opportunity among racial minority populations—who...

COVID-19 Pandemic Causing Uptick in Stress-related Heart Issues

By Heather Jackson Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, physicians in the U.S. report having seen an increase in stress-induced cardiomyopathy—also known as broken heart syndrome—according...

Medical Students Write, Publish Illustrated Coronavirus Children’s Book

Authors Devon Scott and Samantha Harris, two Loma Linda University class of 2021 medical students, created a book to help children understand why their...

Loma Linda Academy 3-D Printers Make Face Shields

In April, Loma Linda Academy repurposed their classroom 3-D printers to print masks and other supplies for medical workers and others. Three 3-D printers...

Medical Students Write, Publish Illustrated Coronavirus Children’s Book

By Damon Washington Two class of 2021 medical students from Loma Linda University School of Medicine created a book to help children understand why their...

Navigating Possible Hospitalization During COVID-19

By Heather Jackson Throughout much of the 2020 COVID-19 global pandemic, the United States was the most impacted nation in the world, according to the...

Dealing with Anxiety and Mental Health During COVID-19

By Janelle Ringer New developments unfold every day regarding the 2019 novel coronavirus pandemic, COVID-19. The rapidly changing situation often leads individuals to develop anxiety...

Miracle Baby Born After Breast Cancer Patient Underwent Treatment During Pregnancy

New mother recounts her and her son’s journey at Loma Linda University Medical Center. By Heather Jackson Today, 36-year-old Jade Devis’s hands are full with diaper...

Four Ways to Stay Heart Healthy Through the Holidays That May Surprise You

A cardiology nutritionist’s unusual tips to stay healthy for the holidays. By Heather Jackson Pass the whip cream and caramel for some extra drizzle on the...

Doctor Presents at Local Schools to Warn Students on Dangers of Vaping

Pulmonary and critical care physician offers insight on the risks of electronic cigarettes. By Janelle Ringer Loma Linda University Health physician Laren Tan last month began...

Tamara Thomas Appointed Dean of School of Medicine

By Janelle Ringer School alumna has served as vice dean since 2011. The high-energy atmosphere that led her to pursue emergency medicine may have lost some...