Items Tagged ‘ucla rheumatology’

September 14, 2017

Accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment

By farnoaga farnoaga

I have a weak immune system and various allergic responses to toxins and pollutants, which manifest themselves as an array of symptoms attributable to a number of causes. It was only when I was sent to UCLA Rheumatology that all my symptoms started to make sense in a systemic kind of way, due to Dr. […]

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Tags: active lifestyle, allergic responses, anxiety level, Dr. Mihaela Taylor, immune center, medication, nutrition, occupational therapy, patient stories, pollutants, toxins, ucla rheumatology

March 24, 2017

Thank U Dr. Veena Ranganath

By sharmy20 sharmy20

I have had the privilege of being a part of 2 studies headed by Dr. Veena Ranganath. Having a chronic illness and knowing there is no cure leaves you with very little hope. I am eternally grateful for Dr. Rangunath and her continued quest to find answers. The tiniest medical improvement or development can mean […]

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Tags: arthritis, biomarkers, Doctors Day, Dr. Veena Ranganath, patient stories, rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatology, ucla rheumatology

March 23, 2017

My Hero – Dr. Mihaela Taylor

By sharmy20 sharmy20

Dr. Mihaela Taylor has been my angel on earth for the past 12 years watching over me and helping me to tackle my chronic illness. She is my hero because she never stops trying even when I am ready to quit. She is a warrior against my disease and never hesitates to try new or […]

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Tags: arthritis, chronic illnes, Doctors Day, Dr. Mihaela Taylor, gout, Lupus, myositis, osteoarthritis, patient stories, rheumatic disease, rheumatology, scleroderma