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Scientist wants to help people with hearing loss gain access to music

When Ray Goldsworthy was 13, he contracted spinal meningitis. Antibiotics saved his life but destroyed the cells in his inner ears responsible for processing sound. “Within the span

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From The Conversation: A long-sought dream for sleep apnea patients may be in closer reach

For millions of people who suffer from sleep apnea, getting a good night’s sleep is an elusive dream. Patients with obstructive sleep apnea have blockages of breathing while they sleep,

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To fix hearing loss, patient follows department chair to Keck Medicine

As a husband and father, an emergency medicine physician and volunteer medic with the San Luis Obispo Sheriff ’s Office Special Enforcement Detail, Kristopher Lyon, MD, had an increasingly

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Prof. Bluthenthal to talk needle exchange programs at Cato

By Landon Hall Prof. Ricky Bluthenthal will discuss the research behind needle-exchange programs during a forum at the Cato Institute on Wednesday. And he’ll have plenty of heavy

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KSOM Research Cited in New Federal Vaping Policy

A recent study by Adam Leventhal, Ph.D., professor of preventive medicine and psychology at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, was cited by the FDA in its

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