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The artwork of an early-onset #Alzheimers patient showed the progression of her disease. But it also gave her creat… https://t.co/HLjRblTO5UActor Gregg Savella (right) of #fremontca thanks our UCSF-Washington Cancer Center. His kidney cancer care was led… https://t.co/qj07gv1VrX
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterSomeone in the U.S. dies from an antibiotic resistant "superbug" every 15 minutes, according to a new @CDCgov repor… https://t.co/6eVlLhlnmi @PeterCo39892907 Hi Peter, You can find out more about our pricing here: https://t.co/zanLpvCU4s Thank you.5-time Catalyst Awardee Shuvo Roy successfully implanted a prototype kidney bioreactor with functional human kidney… https://t.co/6ZM3cd68Ve
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterSeriously amazing to value the role of people offering support to their loved ones. No wonder @UCSFHospitals Neuro-… https://t.co/52R6GwHfPV
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterRash, bumps, scaling. Skin conditions of people with darker, melanin-rich skin can look drastically different, or b… https://t.co/Ny6UC4KGKA
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterHappy NP week to so many amazing colleagues!! https://t.co/tgKTIN2ykK
Retweeted by UCSF Medical Center @poet_inventor Thank you for your kind words, Aisha! We're so glad you had a good experience at our hospital.
11/18
2019
RT to wish all the #NursePractitioners who care for patients a happy #NPWeek! #NPWeek19 https://t.co/0FTLA0neNr
11/16
2019
Researchers are studying why women with #MultipleSclerosis have fewer relapses while they're pregnant. "If you coul… https://t.co/PUCyZyJfavThere are still many unknowns about #wildfire smoke & its impact on health. “It definitely is an occupational risk… https://t.co/WWv2hM8T4c
11/15
2019
After a big meal, how do you know that you're full? Internal "stretch sensors" in your intestine play a big role in… https://t.co/orJjJqePmMUCSF scientists have found that by blocking a certain enzyme, they can help prevent the metastization of… https://t.co/HERevF16d8
11/14
2019
Loneliness impacts older adults' health & is associated with a higher rate of death, UCSF research shows. “We can i… https://t.co/IwBkQ15VcYA $106 million gift from the Weill Family Foundation will help @UCSF, @UCBerkeley & @UW work together to find treat… https://t.co/i8Ut1jEoGA @RhondaATodt1 We're so glad you had a good experience as a child, Rhonda! Our best wishes to you.Scientists at @UCSFmac have developed a new approach to treat neurodegenerative diseases, using precision medicine.… https://t.co/lTOlvBqHCHUCSF scientists are developing a bioartificial kidney that could eliminate the need for #dialysis. They successfull… https://t.co/Sivn8Vw1xP
11/13
2019
@auntievice Hi Rebecca, We are sorry for your concerns & would like to address them. Please call UCSF Patient Relat… https://t.co/JXaG7uLWfd"All people deserve respect, love & care." —UCSF Health President & CEO Mark Laret on why he supports #UC4DACA Joi… https://t.co/8nLRuTk7fLToday, we stand with undocumented students nationwide, as @UofCalifornia prepares to defend #DACA at the Supreme Co… https://t.co/W2cuMf3Ijc
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterThe benefits of using anticoagulants to treat atrial fibrillation (a leading cause of #stroke) decrease once patien… https://t.co/3wNLtTEK2j
11/12
2019
This week (& all year-round) we'd like to highlight the expertise brought to @UCSFHospitals by our @UCSFImaging pro… https://t.co/Bxp2OOZOG1
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11/9
2019
Happy National Radiologic Technology Week to the wonderful techs who care for patients in our #radiology clinics! T… https://t.co/b5KXGCMLJzUCSF women conquering the world! #WomenWhoCurie #UCSFRadOnc @UCSFHospitals #MarieCurie #UCSFMTZ #STEM https://t.co/dkzBeaGRCa
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterTwo incredibly talented @UCSFSurgery faculty members and divas performing alongside acclaimed opera stars and SF dr… https://t.co/f2KPK3mR0m
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterNovember is #AmericanDiabetesMonth. If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with #diabetes, UCSF has a variety of… https://t.co/qeMRRXDN6J
11/8
2019
Tobacco-control researchers are using the #vaping epidemic to advocate against menthol cigarettes, @KHNews reports.… https://t.co/GNzEjauXTOSo happy to see pediatric vascular neurologist Dr. Heather Fullerton gets award #SanFrancisco Neurological Society… https://t.co/z9XF0Uvlwn
Retweeted by UCSF Medical Center🩺 Meet Prof Diane Havlir, Chief of the HIV/AIDS Division @UCSF. Havlir was a medical resident when AIDS emerged in… https://t.co/8K2XLa3Qry
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterRT to congratulate Taylor, who is celebrating 5 years #stroke-free after brain surgery! She'd been suffering from a… https://t.co/nefN5xMB9V
11/7
2019
Help us bring holiday activities to our kids! We have a chance to win $15,000 for festivities at our hospitals, as… https://t.co/ibTCjl7YLx
Retweeted by UCSF Medical Center @CassidyJonesAdv Thank you for your kind words, Elise! Our best wishes to your family.Frequent visitors to emergency rooms often have complex social needs like homelessness, #MentalIllness & #addictionhttps://t.co/AexwgbVKP6Identification of rare gene mutations that drive #CysticFibrosis in Puerto Ricans, Dominicans may lead to better CF… https://t.co/ofeZqA1ONB
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11/6
2019
@DenaTalksDNA @CGAIGC @UCSFCancer @KintalkUCSF Congratulations!Scientists have mapped out how gut bacteria work together to digest fiber-rich foods. Understanding the complex pro… https://t.co/qnahC5nasWHappy #TongueOutTuesday from our facility dog, Momo! She loves snuggling with our patients—and rocking her tutu! https://t.co/bec3SgQhTp
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterMore than 50% of the nation's homeless population is now older than 50, up from just 11% in 1990. "It’s enraging, e… https://t.co/PqiBRZQzE7
11/5
2019
We're eating too much #sugar: Adults shouldn't have more than 6 tsp of added sugar for women & 9 tsp for men per da… https://t.co/1HA7YeZLmzWe brought #Halloween fun to our kids by transforming our halls into a "neighborhood" with trick-or-treating statio… https://t.co/zoHfRGr3tm
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterAs the days get shorter, #SeasonalAffectiveDisorder can have real impacts on your #MentalHealth. Symptoms include l… https://t.co/DIBxUQG9Dr @FutureProof_SF We are sorry for your concerns & would like to address them. Please call UCSF Patient Relations at… https://t.co/K4f7Qhzczz @mattdschenk Thank you!
11/4
2019
Deep sleep plays an important role in preventing #AlzheimersDisease, a new study indicates. Brain waves that occur… https://t.co/mFb0RPL1cZ
11/2
2019
Researchers are only just starting to learn how repeated #wildfires impact a community's health. “Whether repeated… https://t.co/2mCLAsVsuU
11/1
2019
A new UCSF study found that anti-immigrant rhetoric puts Latino patients' health at risk. “We need to spread the me… https://t.co/irFImefc5ERare gene mutations drive #CysticFibrosis in Puerto Rico & the Dominican Republic, new research from UCSF's… https://t.co/EGssqjdKSj
10/31
2019
RT to congratulate Ingrid! She's doing great a mastectomy to treat #BreastCancer more than a year ago. Ingrid is wo… https://t.co/G92pgBJeaUCheck out this new special episode of @thenocturnists, where the brilliant @LouiseAronson (author of #Elderhood) br… https://t.co/a0Z7PTeljM
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterFarmworkers harvesting Sonoma County grapes are among those facing health risks from the #KincadeFire,… https://t.co/zMhv9Lrxva @Budman56 We're so glad your family had a good experience, Mark. Our best wishes to you. @UCSFHospitals Think Pain is Purely Medical? Think Again! #chronicpain #spoonie #pain #paineducation #opioidcrisishttps://t.co/O6VQMTqEfA
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterThe future looks bright 🌟 for #GlobalSurgery 🌍😷 at the #ACSCC19 student-trainee social! ❤️ #NextGen @RASACShttps://t.co/B53HatUqz9
Retweeted by UCSF Medical Center @postedire We are sorry to hear this, Grace. Please do seek mental health help from a provider or hotline. You can… https://t.co/ChBp09vnFA
10/30
2019
"We now understand #pain better than ever before. Research on pain management and treatment advances daily... There… https://t.co/hpTgUcBZJkA surgical mask or bandana doesn't help filter out fine particulate matter from #wildfire smoke. If you must spend… https://t.co/b2fNQQ6eW1“It’s promising because it shows that an environmental change can help people over the long run... and possibly eve… https://t.co/fOxJaeh69u
10/29
2019
"What I will now say to my patients who are trying to cope with #grief just like I am is that no words can make thi… https://t.co/PEJIV2IACLExperts from @BerkeleyLab answer questions like "What are simple ways to improve indoor air quality during wildfire… https://t.co/XYjszgb3nq
Retweeted by UCSF Medical Center#AirQuality levels are expected to vary throughout the #BayArea today, with some counties experiencing unhealthy le… https://t.co/ReUFEYv2BJBanning the sale of sugary drinks in the workplace cut employees' consumption of them nearly in half, a new UCSF st… https://t.co/v0jEJfU33t @theoryofzee @UCSF Thank you for letting us know, Zee. We will look into this matter.Great @miles4migraine event this morning! Tackled the 5K and wonderful to run with so many of the @UCSFHospitals He… https://t.co/Xu5RcLN9V0
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterAdult & Pediatric Headache Neurology ⁦@UCSFHospitals⁩ ⁦@AnnikaEhrlich1⁩ stand together with our patients ⁦… https://t.co/HAKPUwhNAO
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterFantastic #SOC19 keynote from @UCSFMedicine’s @Bob_Wachter on mobile technology and AI in healthcare. Love the ide… https://t.co/yyFHGRs3Xd
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterCongratulations to our very own @knudson_peggy!! The @AmCollSurgeons Scudder Oration speaker at #ACSCC19 on Tues 10… https://t.co/KpH8DedYkW
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterCan you smell the smoke? It’s a spare the air day in SF and an air quality advisory has been issued. If you, or som… https://t.co/z6nHC6P105
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10/28
2019
Ambulance diversions are more likely to affect sicker, poorer & older patients, research shows. “Diversion is bad f… https://t.co/CpG80rPJlxDoctors at UCSF & @UChicago have solved the mystery behind a family's inherited pancreatitis, finding the genetic m… https://t.co/ST1xG3LD5L
10/25
2019
Language barriers between doctors & patients can result in more return trips to the hospital. Even with an interpre… https://t.co/oFnG6fu35m#llamas at the #UCSF Koret Quad right today!! Thank you @UCSF_cls for bringing these therapy llamas to the campus.… https://t.co/QpCGOFzcu8
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterAt-home STI testing can help people who are reluctant to be tested by doctors, its advocates say. However, "the big… https://t.co/LACMmekEXt @diversitySMU Thank you!RT to congratulate Stephanie, who gave birth to baby Charlotte in August! Stephanie underwent almost 700 hours of… https://t.co/ShIsy6PU6N
10/24
2019
A new #Alzheimers drug could soon go before the FDA, but questions remain about its effectiveness, @nytimes reports… https://t.co/b1m3EOfYf6Great News! UCSF placed top 10 in 9 specialties in the 2020 @USNews #BestGlobal University Rankings. #UCSFProud https://t.co/wzyzMoiDuI
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10/23
2019
I stand with undocumented students because @UCSFMedicine - and our nation - have benefited from the accomplishments… https://t.co/PlwkIHSs14
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterUC stands with DACA recipients: "They are driven to pursue futures that benefit us all" - @LowensteinMD #UCDACAhttps://t.co/rhtJ5gNMko
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterCongrats to Dr. Monica Gandhi on commendation by the @sfgov Board of Supervisors! She was honored for leading the P… https://t.co/4vkPrY0NeW
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterThe #PlaceboEffect can be transmitted from doctor to patient, even unintentionally, a new study shows: Patients pic… https://t.co/4Y0c62VjC7"All people deserve respect, love & care." —UCSF Health's Mark Laret on why he supports #UC4DACA. Join us in defend… https://t.co/64fEx1spGwA @UCSF & @UCBerkeley algorithm beat 2 of 4 radiologists at detecting small brain hemorrhages, suggesting #AI could… https://t.co/hxS22EMJr2 @lockwoodwes That is so wonderful to hear, Wes. Our best wishes to you.
10/22
2019
@elarcodeiris @UCSFBenioffOAK @UCSFChildrens Hello, We have checked, and this is not one of the standard uniforms t… https://t.co/nHFw9KEeHF @FixesGames @vigil4democracy @SFPD Hello, We have checked and this is not one of the standard uniforms that staff c… https://t.co/KFA9aniQAh#VirtualReality is allowing UCSF doctors to "walk through" molecules, helping them solve complex medical puzzles. T… https://t.co/m7NRV4mcmiUCSF's Dr. Trigg McClellan's passion is helping injured #rodeo riders. “They’re athletes," he tells @mercnews. "It’… https://t.co/2PJy3zrKHpJust when things seem a little overwhelming, I’m reminded why I love working with my colleagues ⁦@UCSFDHM⁩ ⁦@UCSF⁩… https://t.co/8EzKyUEU1Z
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10/21
2019
People often avoid death as a topic of conversation, but that can be unhealthy. At the 'Death Cafe' discussion grou… https://t.co/qTcD34aCFF
10/19
2019
#GoodNews: Nearly 9 out of 10 children in the U.S. are vaccinated by the age of 2. However, there are lower rates o… https://t.co/0Ceb2brm4oLearning to ride horses is helping #cancer survivors find calm & regain control in their lives, at a new UCSF pilot… https://t.co/7wfFA11lz7
10/18
2019
Diners may soon see changes when they eat at restaurants, hospitals and universities—including our own… https://t.co/1LZckdVHZ0
Retweeted by UCSF Medical Center @persisting_12 We are sorry to hear about this experience. Can you please send us a DM? We would like a little more… https://t.co/elRERRFyCJUCSF scientists have discovered a new "short sleep" gene that helps prevent #memory problems that normally come wit… https://t.co/NvhiInuOyo @persisting_12 We are sorry for your experience. If you have a complaint about UCSF Medical Center, our Patient Rel… https://t.co/J5WEisbE0kCongratulations to Dr. Laurence Yee, Associate Clinical Professor of @UCSFSurgery on this award, bestowed on a sing… https://t.co/180InSMzAv
Retweeted by UCSF Medical CenterWe're proud to announce the opening of our new Cardiac Rehab and Wellness Center! The center, located on our Parnas… https://t.co/EcpP7JIJn2
10/17
2019
“In Ashkenazi Jews, the risk for #BRCA mutation is almost 1 in 50,” UCSF's Dr. Pamela Munster (@bernmunster) says.… https://t.co/CBima6rfsw
10/16
2019

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