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By uclahealth • January 2, 2019
Dear Doctor: I have played tennis for many years, but have been unable to play over the last year, due to tennis elbow.  Does acupuncture help with tennis elbow? Lateral epicondylitis, or tennis elbow, is a tendon inflammation at the elbow.  [...]
By Ask the Doctors • August 21, 2018
For more than 30 years, UCLA Health has been pairing traditional medical treatments with integrative [...]
By uclahealth • May 7, 2018
I've been seeing Dr. Andrew Shubov at East West Medicine for well over a year. When I met him for the first time, I was at a very low point, feeling very frustrated with my lack of progression and recovery from a Vestibular illness [...]
By karen57 • March 29, 2018
I got sick about 4 months ago. I didn’t know what it was. I had itching sensations all over my body, but there was no rash or any other visible sign. The itching was so bad that I could not sleep at night. I was staying up all night itching [...]
By LucysDad • January 18, 2018
Dr. Robert Ashley has been my doctor for many years. He was a new doctor with UCLA Health Santa Monica Bay Physicians when I started going to him. About 3-4 years ago my mom started to go to him also. He is an EXCELLENT doctor. He [...]
By ilana1 • March 27, 2017
My story begins in my pulmonary doctors office, Dr. John Abe, when I began to cry. I explained that I felt terrible and all I got from my current primary doctor was that my tests were all within “national guidelines”. Dr. John Abe had been my pulmonary doctor for around [...]
By judy1 • January 5, 2017
  Pay attention to your stomach. A healthy stomach will make for a better brain. That’s because inside your gut -- indeed, in and on your entire body -- is what scientists call our microbiome—composed of fungus, bacteria, viruses, and other microorganisms. It’s estimated [...]
By Mark Wheeler • June 29, 2016
Joel Mecklenburg and his wife, Stacey, wanted very much to have a child. They tried. And tried. For 3 ½ years. Finally, they decided it was time to see their doctors. “I was a big, healthy [...]
By Kim Irwin • June 16, 2016
When I was 19 I was diagnosed with severe spinal stenosis, I had gone from being in pain chronically since I was 16 unaware of my symptoms to constant agony for every hour of every day for years. Physical therapy did nothing, acupressure and acupuncture barely made a dent, then [...]
By allhearrtracing • March 30, 2016