Surgery

All these years I just thought I had high blood pressure. I never knew what was going on,” says Gloria Beauregard. Dr. Masha

By uclahealth • December 11, 2015

Thyroid cancer radiation treatment comes in the form of a pill. You go into the radiation unit at the hospital, and someone who looks like ...

By uclahealth • December 11, 2015

“I used to giggle and laugh at the people at the supermarket who were looking at labels; now I’m that person. I have to go, ...

By uclahealth • November 6, 2015

“There was a time where I didn’t do dialysis for a month, and I refused hemodialysis,” says Michelle Obespo-­‐Theus, whose high blood pressure led to ...

By uclahealth • October 8, 2015

“Pete had a stem cell transplant because he had non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, and the [subsequent] prescription drug interaction is the reason he experienced kidney failure,” ...

By uclahealth • September 25, 2015

"I completely lost my kidney function when I was 9 years old. My mom donated a kidney, but then I lost it in 2004. I've ...

By uclahealth • September 15, 2015

“I was on a gurney ready to have surgery and my blood pressure was over 200. I said that can’t be right, it must be ...

By uclahealth • September 6, 2015

“Everything goes back to my grandmother. She passed away from kidney failure. My mom (left) has it, my sister has it and I have it,” ...

By uclahealth • July 6, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSTFZ_mpJC4   Help for rare, frustrating breathing condition Rare condition prevents diaphragm from getting the message to breathe David Powell could not catch his ...

By uclahealth • January 20, 2015

I know the surgery was one of the best decisions of my life.

By uclahealth • January 1, 2003