Pediatrics

‘My advice is not to panic. Work with your health care provider or your pediatrician to navigate this,’ says UCLA Health’s Dr. Kara Calkins

By uclahealth • May 18, 2022

Children younger than 5 still aren’t eligible for vaccination against SARS-CoV-2

By Sandy Cohen • May 13, 2022

Kidneys are vital to good bone health. Because the bones of children are growing and developing, chronic kidney disease is especially serious

By uclahealth • May 11, 2022

‘For these babies, fewer IV nutrition days means better growth,’ says Julie Sasinski, a UCLA Health clinical nurse specialist

By uclahealth • May 10, 2022

Rheumatic fever is a complex disease that can develop when a strep infection goes untreated

By Ask the Doctors • April 25, 2022

Statistics show collectively that increased physical activity leads to better academic performance among elementary, middle, and high school students

By Chayil Champion • April 8, 2022

A runny nose this time of year – during the pandemic – can be unsettling

By Sandy Cohen • March 31, 2022

Read all the facts on flat head syndrome and how to decrease your infant's risk.

By uclahealth • March 17, 2022

Parents should initiate the conversation, says UCLA Health’s Dr. Melissa Brymer

By Sandy Cohen • March 10, 2022

Pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders always appear in proximity to a strep infection

By Ask the Doctors • March 9, 2022