brain injuries

Assessing and decreasing your fall risk

By uclahealth • March 22, 2021

The cases of Alzheimer's disease are growing rapidly in the U.S.

By uclahealth • December 7, 2020

According to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there are close to 840,000 cases of traumatic brain injury (TBI) ...

By uclahealth • October 29, 2020

Stroke is the leading cause of serious disability and the fifth leading cause of death in adults in the United States. The majority – 80 percent -- ...

By uclahealth • October 3, 2019

Electric scooters have become ubiquitous on the streets of Westwood — and everywhere else. Earlier this year, UCLA researchers reported results of a study in ...

By uclahealth • June 4, 2019

“My grandfather passed away from a stroke, so getting involved was something near and dear to my heart,” says Matt Hill, paramedic and captain with ...

By uclahealth • March 4, 2019

The UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Program is part of a brain health partnership that includes the UCLA Brain Injury Research Center ...

By uclahealth • June 1, 2018

Flickr/Richard Owens For some student-athletes who suffer concussions, the mental aspect of getting back in the game is the toughest part. Researchers ...

By • December 13, 2017

Headaches vary in how they feel and how they affect us – some are mild and achy while others can be sharp and intense. When ...

By uclahealth • September 1, 2010