childrens health

UCLA Health pediatrician Carlos Lerner discusses COVID-19 vaccinations and flu shots

By Sandy Cohen • October 21, 2021

Evaluating the benefits of what we call “the love hormone,” an emerging alternative therapy for autism spectrum disease

By uclahealth • October 15, 2021

All children are likely to have had mental health challenges due to the pandemic, but they may be particularly heightened among children with special needs, say UCLA Health experts.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • July 19, 2021

‘The best strategies for COVID-19 testing of students and staff in schools to maximize safe, in-person learning remains an open question,’ says Dr. Mitchell Wong

By uclahealth • July 13, 2021

Why it's good for parents to make sure they're vaccinated

By Chayil Champion • July 12, 2021

‘It will allow for middle and high schools to reopen safely and address the concerns of teachers and administrators,’ says UCLA Health’s Dr. Alice Kuo

By uclahealth • May 27, 2021

Here's how it came together in Long Beach and what has happened since for UCLA Health and its partners

By Sandy Cohen • May 24, 2021

Remote learning, other screen-based activities have led to a rise in myopia, doctors say

By uclahealth • May 21, 2021

Vaccines are essential to helping your child get back to healthy routines

By uclahealth • May 20, 2021

Studies indicate that proper safety measures can make camp a fairly low-risk adventure

By Sandy Cohen • May 11, 2021