oncology

Vaccines remain the best way to protect against COVID-19, says UCLA Health infectious disease expert Dr. Paul Adamson

By Sandy Cohen • October 18, 2021

Decades of discoveries continue to improve patient prognoses

By Sandy Cohen • October 12, 2021

150-plus UCLA experts have consulted in the development of the hospital, scheduled to open in early 2022

By uclahealth • October 7, 2021

'The navigator is like an angel – they are there always to lift you up,' says patient Elisa Avalos

By uclahealth • September 16, 2021

Cancer treatments often cause pain and uncomfortable side effects that can last well beyond the final treatment. To manage that pain, many people turn to acupuncture, a method of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM).

According to TCM, pain stems from a blockage in the body’s flow of energy (called qi). Acupuncture balances [...]

By uclahealth • June 15, 2021

‘It is the greatest advancement made in the surgical management of melanoma,’ says Dr. Teo Soleymani.

By uclahealth • May 20, 2021

How to detect early signs

By uclahealth • April 22, 2021

Connor Joe’s cancer was discovered in 2020, as he was undergoing a physical while in Spring Training with the Los Angeles Dodgers

By Denise Heady • April 15, 2021

Laurie Adami participated in the trial for the immunotherapy treatment, which received FDA approval March 5

By uclahealth • March 5, 2021

Find out if you’re a candidate for cervical, colorectal, breast, lung or prostate cancer tests

By uclahealth • November 25, 2020