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Saying "Thank You" with Fair Trade Decor

This summer my son and his partner, Ezra, have been living with us and working in the store. It has been an absolute pleasure to have the house feel full again, and also have so much young energy to take our family business to “the next level” (as Ezra would say). 323 more words

Study: Friends Actually Are Family (Sort Of)

SAN DIEGO, CA (CBS) – You might have even more in common with your friends than you think. In fact, you probably share some of the same genes. 410 more words


Regular chocolate eaters are thinner

07 Apr 2012

Katherine Hepburn famously said of her slim physique: “What you see before you is the result of a lifetime of chocolate.” New evidence suggests she may have been right. 378 more words

Doctor Of Philosophy

In a bizarre twist, Cyclin D, long believed to promote cancer, actually activates tumor suppressor



Upending a cancer dogma

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine say a protein essential to regulating cell cycle progression – the process of cell division and replication – activates a key tumor suppressor, rather than inactivating it as previously thought. 439 more words


Cocoa may enhance skeletal muscle function

09 Mar 2012

Improvements seen in patients with heart failure and Type 2 diabetes in initial study

A small clinical trial led by researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine and VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) found that patients with advanced heart failure and type 2 diabetes showed improved mitochondrial structure after three months of treatment with epicatechin-enriched cocoa. 426 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive, Dept. 0176-D
La Jolla, California 92093-0176
Phone: 858.534.6784
Fax: 858.534.5703 Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm PST

SETTING: Suburban
TYPE: Public… 16 more words

UCSD Summer 2014 Class Schedules

Class schedules for the two UCSD summer courses are now available online:

LTWL 4M: The Weird World of Philip K. Dick. This literature and film course begins 7/1. 9 more words