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Learn how the Coronavirus is affecting education

By Alana Prisco • July 14, 2020

Health and wellness tips for your children

By uclahealth • July 13, 2020

New regulations for youth sports are on the horizon

By uclahealth • July 9, 2020

A new Covid-19 related illness is affecting kids

By uclahealth • June 8, 2020

Technology Bridges Gap for Patients & Medical Staff

By Jane Murcia • April 3, 2020

Keeping Our Children Healthy During the Spread of Covid-19

By uclahealth • March 19, 2020
Children are at risk for heat-related illnesses when exposed to heat and humidity without proper hydration. What is a heat illness? When your child’s body produces too much heat (e.g., when running vigorously) or is unable to cool down when exposed to intensive heat (e.g., sitting in [...]
By uclahealth • June 20, 2018
Cancer treatments often come with a trade-off: They beat back the disease, only to leave a host of side effects in its place. Some of those side effects [...]
By Tiare Dunlap • February 9, 2018
Scientists are learning more all the time about the differences between the female and male brain. So it’s perhaps not too surprising to know that athletes of different gender are impacted differently by brain injuries, such as concussions. Mayumi Prins, a professor of neurosurgery at the David [...]
By David Olmos • September 6, 2017
As Halloween approaches and sugary treats top the shopping list, there are some tricks you can deploy to provide healthy and fun alternatives to the customary loads of candy that are shoveled into kids’ bags and stomachs. To stop the sugar overload this Halloween, consider handing out healthy [...]
By Roxanne Moster • October 20, 2016