Food and Drug Administration

This treatment is the first of its kind to win FDA approval

By Ask the Doctors • March 1, 2021

When the quest for a safe and effective coronavirus vaccine began we had only previous vaccine development to guide our expectations

By Ask the Doctors • January 15, 2021

New testing could help slow the spread

By Ask the Doctors • January 8, 2021

Are they safe?

By Ask the Doctors • December 21, 2020

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of a procedure that is highly beneficial for people with movement disorders such as Parkinson’s disease to treat some patients with severe epilepsy. The procedure, deep brain stimulation (DBS), involves implantation of a “brain pacemaker” to send electrical impulses to targeted areas of the brain [...]

By uclahealth • July 29, 2019
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently issued a new warning about the use of anesthesia and sedation drugs in young children and pregnant women. If you’re planning to schedule surgery or another procedure that requires sedation, [...]
By uclahealth • February 22, 2017