cancer treatment

Cancer treatments often cause pain and uncomfortable side effects that can last well beyond the final treatment. To manage that pain, many people turn to acupuncture, a method of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM).

According to TCM, pain stems from a blockage in the body’s flow of energy (called qi). Acupuncture balances [...]

By uclahealth • June 15, 2021

Anti-inflammatory drugs can hinder cancer-causing inflammation

By uclahealth • May 20, 2021

How to detect early signs

By uclahealth • April 22, 2021

The FDA-approved technique is more effective than the current standard of care at locating tumors

By uclahealth • February 17, 2021

Equipment with a built-in MRI allows doctors to better see internal anatomy

By uclahealth • February 2, 2021

Training your mind can relieve psychological distress after treatment

By uclahealth • January 29, 2021

Improve breast health by following these steps

By uclahealth • January 21, 2021

In 2020, UCLA’s Cancer Center developed treatments for liver, breast, prostate and lung cancer

By uclahealth • December 2, 2020

Dear Doctors: Our mom is going through chemo and radiation, and she’s feeling bad about herself. Do you think the makeup and wig program at her hospital might help? We’ve suggested it, but she’s worried it’s frivolous to care about your looks when you’re fighting cancer.

Dear Reader: The moment that [...]

By Ask the Doctors • November 9, 2020

UCLA Health is leading development of therapies that trigger the immune system’s attack on the cancer, along with drugs to stop cancer cell growth

By uclahealth • November 5, 2020