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Let Inga Tell You

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  • Let Inga Tell You: How we became a canine dentist's dream

    Let Inga Tell You: How we became a canine dentist's dream

    LET INGA TELL YOU: Boy, have I had a chance to eat some words. And since they involve teeth, the phrase is apropos. A little more than a year ago, I wrote a column about brushing dogs' teeth which at the time I found to be an absolutely hilarious concept. When I was growing up, every household...

Kitchen Shrink

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  • Kitchen Shrink: Culinary facts I learned on spring break

    Kitchen Shrink: Culinary facts I learned on spring break

    KITCHEN SHRINK: While home on the range during spring break, I attended to matters I had long put off, and along the way, I learned some handy tips I'd like to share. A dental procrastinator, I finally went to get my teeth cleaned, at which point the hygienist gently reminded me that certain foods...

Frontline Cancer

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  • Frontline Cancer: Center for Novel Therapeutics to open in 2019 on UCSD campus

    Frontline Cancer: Center for Novel Therapeutics to open in 2019 on UCSD campus

    FRONTLINE CANCER: The long and tangled history of cancer treatment is, perhaps, the most obvious argument that defeating this Gordian knot of diseases will require every tool we have — and can imagine. No single act or epiphany can cure cancer. The effort requires the efforts of many, using every...

Natural La Jolla

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  • Natural La Jolla: Coastal walks provide chance to spot wildlife

    Natural La Jolla: Coastal walks provide chance to spot wildlife

    NATURAL LA JOLLA: The best way to see La Jolla is to travel on foot. At a slower pace, you are able to take in the sights and notice the little things that you would otherwise miss. La Jolla has no shortage of places to walk and enjoy nature without feeling the crush of people. Here are just a...

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