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Increased use of computer and smartphone screens during pandemic has led to rise in myopia, dry eye

By uclahealth • July 21, 2021

All children are likely to have had mental health challenges due to the pandemic, but they may be particularly heightened among children with special needs, say UCLA Health experts.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • July 19, 2021

‘The best strategies for COVID-19 testing of students and staff in schools to maximize safe, in-person learning remains an open question,’ says Dr. Mitchell Wong

By uclahealth • July 13, 2021

Why it's good for parents to make sure they're vaccinated

By Chayil Champion • July 12, 2021

AMC refers to a variety of conditions that involve joint stiffness and muscle weakness, both of which are present when a child is born

By Ask the Doctors • June 9, 2021

Novie Simone Calloway was born in October 2020, four months premature

By Phil Hampton • June 7, 2021

‘It will allow for middle and high schools to reopen safely and address the concerns of teachers and administrators,’ says UCLA Health’s Dr. Alice Kuo

By uclahealth • May 27, 2021

Vaccines are essential to helping your child get back to healthy routines

By uclahealth • May 20, 2021

Studies indicate that proper safety measures can make camp a fairly low-risk adventure

By Sandy Cohen • May 11, 2021

During the pandemic, while otherwise isolated, children found shared joy through Art Boxes

By uclahealth • April 30, 2021