Items Tagged ‘Woodland Hills’

Five tips for getting the most from your teen's visit to the doctor

August 9, 2017

Five tips for getting the most from your teen’s visit to the doctor

By uclahealth uclahealth

Whether you are taking your adolescent to the doctor for a well-care visit or for other concerns, this advice from UCLA family physician Lindsay Sparks, MD, who sees entertainment-industry patients at the Jack H. Skirball Health Center in Woodland Hills, will help the appointment go smoothly. Write down your questions. It’s easy to forget things […]

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Tags: adolescent, appointment, child’s symptoms, Dr. Lindsay Sparks, entertainment-industry, Jack H. Skirball Health Center in Woodland Hills, medical exams, my.UCLAhealth.org, online medical-records tool, UCLA family physician, Woodland Hills


New U Bar promotes better health through technology

June 29, 2016

New U Bar promotes better health through technology

By uclahealth uclahealth

Health and fitness applications (apps) for tablets and smartphones make it easier for patients to take charge of their healthcare. But with hundreds of apps to choose from, identifying which apps are best suited to an individual can be a challenge. “If an app is too complicated, or a patient doesn’t readily see that it […]

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Tags: apps, children’s health, disease management, fitness, health and fitness applications, interactive health technology, iPads, mental health, myuclahealth, nutrition, pregnancy, smoking cessation