Items Tagged ‘Dr. Iqbal Rashid’

March 29, 2018

We love our pediatrician!

By chialyn khpatterson

As a first-time mother of a wonderful child who presented with some unexpected health challenges that required two hospitalizations with many diagnostic procedures and two surgeries within the first year of his life, we are so thankful and appreciative of our pediatrician, Dr. Karen Lin. From the day our little one was born, she has […]

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Tags: bedside manner, Doctors Day, Dr. Elaheh Vahabnezhad, Dr. Iqbal Rashid, Dr. Karen Lin, Dr. Mindy Ross, first-time mother, health challenges, hospitalizations, medical team, patient stories, pediatric gastroenterology


Teens need sleep for healthy mind and body

March 7, 2018

Teens need sleep for healthy mind and body

By uclahealth uclahealth

Sleep experts say that about one-third of our day should be spent sleeping so the remaining hours can be as productive as possible. And according to Iqbal Rashid, MD, a UCLA pediatric sleep medicine specialist, adequate sleep is especially critical for adolescents. “What I want people to understand is that sleep is a necessity, not […]

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Tags: bedtime, brain development, Dr. Iqbal Rashid, hyperactivity, internal clocks, mood problems, oversleep, pediatric sleep medicine, sleep debt, sleeping, UCLA Division of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine