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How should teens deal with anxiety, frustration and fear for the future?

By uclahealth • July 31, 2020

“Sound Body Sound Mind is a program that really enhances kids who aren’t affiliated with sports,” explains Brandy Peacock, PE and softball coach at Culver City High School. “This program is an opportunity for the students to get free range of the weight room, and for them to get opportunities [...]

By uclahealth • October 24, 2019
Some high school seniors and their parents are feeling a little tense right now. The regular admission deadline for college applications was around the first of the year; that means many students applying to highly ranked colleges receive word of acceptance – or rejection [...]
By Leigh Hopper • February 28, 2018
Students participating in the UCLA Health Pre-Med Summer Scholars program practice their robotic surgery skills at UCLA's Center for Advanced Surgical and Interventional Technology. What did you do over summer vacation? One group of teens will share their stories of watching an autopsy, practicing robotic surgery and checking out a [...]
By Amy Albin • July 13, 2017
Many high school students are drawn to the idea of a future career in the health care field but don’t know what steps to take to pursue their goals. [...]
By Amy Albin • August 17, 2016