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Nonpartisanship and COVID-19 has many people feeling stressed out

By Sandy Cohen • October 6, 2020

Dear Doctors: Can you explain herd immunity? We have it with diseases like smallpox and polio, but when it comes to the coronavirus, everyone keeps saying it’s a bad idea. Why wouldn’t it work for COVID-19?

Dear Reader: It’s true that we’re hearing a lot about herd immunity, which is also [...]

By Ask the Doctors • October 5, 2020

Staying consistent with these simple habits can go a long way

By Sandy Cohen • October 5, 2020

What should we learn from the president's recent diagnosis?

By Sandy Cohen • October 5, 2020

More ways to properly protect yourself

By uclahealth • October 5, 2020

Find out what you could be inhaling without a face covering

By uclahealth • October 5, 2020

Dear Doctors: I'm 23 years old and hardly ever get sick, not even a cold. I usually skip getting a flu shot, but my dad keeps telling my brother and me that it's really important to get one this year. Can you explain why? Is it going to protect us [...]

By Ask the Doctors • October 2, 2020

Casting ballots in person is low-risk when public health guidelines are followed, says UCLA Health infectious diseases expert.

By Sandy Cohen • October 1, 2020

Cancer experts forecast health decline due to a drop in screening numbers

By uclahealth • October 1, 2020

Learn why getting a flu shot could be to your advantage

By uclahealth • September 25, 2020