COVID-19

The reopening of schools will provide the necessary food variety and routine some children have lacked over the past year, UCLA Health experts say.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • March 1, 2021

The topic hits close to home for Dr. Emily Hotez, an assistant professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

By uclahealth • February 26, 2021

‘We need to help kids think about why things are different now and what precautions schools are taking,’ says psychologist Melissa Brymer

By Sandy Cohen • February 25, 2021

More than 180 elderly family members of health system employees in the division of general services, including cooks, cleaning staff, and temperature screeners, were vaccinated on Sunday, Feb. 21.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • February 23, 2021

Each vaccine uses different mechanisms to prime the body’s immune response

By Ask the Doctors • February 22, 2021

Districts must have approved safety plans, but it also will take vigilance on the part of families

By Sandy Cohen • February 22, 2021

UCLA Health among 8 sites enrolling volunteers who have been tested for COVID-19, to track long-term health effects of the virus

By Sandy Cohen • February 18, 2021

Whether you’ve had 1 dose or 2, many questions remain. Here are some answers

By Sandy Cohen • February 14, 2021

Read more about the studies of gut health linked to COVID-19

By Ask the Doctors • February 12, 2021

The federal government created a new sign-up period in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

By Sandy Cohen • February 9, 2021