pandemic

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

Dear Doctors: I’m a mom of three great kids and have always been healthy. But after eight months of working from home, being the teacher and keeping everything going, I’ve started getting sick. Plus, it feels like I’m failing. Can being stressed out make you physically ill?

Dear Reader: As working [...]

By Ask the Doctors • November 13, 2020

Tips for reducing eye strain among computer users

By uclahealth • November 5, 2020

Parents may have to explain pandemic restrictions to disappointed kids. Families can still find creative ways to celebrate together

By Sandy Cohen • October 15, 2020

Remdesivir and dexamethasone are among therapies used for inpatient care

By uclahealth • October 10, 2020

Protecting yourself during protests

By Sandy Cohen • October 7, 2020

Nonpartisanship and COVID-19 has many people feeling stressed out

By Sandy Cohen • October 6, 2020

Cancer experts forecast health decline due to a drop in screening numbers

By uclahealth • October 1, 2020