pandemic

When UCLA Health’s Shangxin Yang told his medical students a pandemic was on its way, ‘They literally thought I was crazy’

By Sandy Cohen • January 14, 2021

The challenge is the proximity that is required to perform CPR

By Ask the Doctors • January 4, 2021

How to keep members of the same household safe during the pandemic

By Ask the Doctors • December 29, 2020

Years of research tells us how important being outside is for our well-being

By Ask the Doctors • December 18, 2020

COVID-19 stress can leave painful and residual effects on our bodies

By uclahealth • December 11, 2020

Dr. William Carroll, MD reiterates the importance of wearing masks

By uclahealth • December 9, 2020

Why do we need them, what kind should we wear, and what is the proper way to wear them?

By Ask the Doctors • December 4, 2020

Dear Doctors: I’ve been working from home for six months, so no more bike commutes and no office staircases. My two young kids are home, too, which means I can’t do a lunchtime bike ride, or even go during a break. How bad is it that I’m sitting way more [...]

By Ask the Doctors • November 30, 2020

Dear Doctors: My daughter is overdue for her second shot of the HPV vaccine, but I’m hesitant due to the pandemic because I want her immunity to be strong right now. Are you recommending people get this vaccine during COVID?

Dear Reader: The short answer is yes, we strongly encourage everyone [...]

By Ask the Doctors • November 30, 2020

Dear Doctors: I had this scary episode happen where all of a sudden, it felt like the world wasn’t real. My heart was racing and I thought I was going to pass out. The friend I was with said it was probably a panic attack. Is there any kind of [...]

By Ask the Doctors • November 20, 2020