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As the number of elderly people with HIV grows, researchers question how it affects diseases such as Alzheimer’s

By uclahealth • July 5, 2022

Ask the Doctors answers a few of your most-asked questions this month

By Ask the Doctors • October 11, 2021

‘Over the years, my study room has become a fall detection lab,’ says Dr. Francy Shu

By uclahealth • March 3, 2021

Dear Doctor: Can you please explain what gout is and how it’s treated? Our father is 81 years old and was just told that he ...

By Ask the Doctors • September 23, 2020

Understanding what the pandemic means for senior citizens

By uclahealth • May 22, 2020

Learn more about why older adults, specifically those over the age of 60, are at an increased risk for complications from COVID-19. Plus, we offer strategies to keep seniors safe.

By uclahealth • May 5, 2020

More than 5 million people in the United States have Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) say ...

By uclahealth • May 7, 2019

Dear Doctors: About a year ago, when I turned 44, I started using reading glasses that I purchased at the drug store and they seemed ...

By Ask the Doctors • August 8, 2018

Dear Doctors: I understand that Alzheimer’s disease causes memory loss and leads to dementia. But when someone has Alzheimer’s, what is the actual cause of ...

By Ask the Doctors • July 5, 2018

Dear Doctor: I read your recent response to a question about alcohol consumption and its correlation to breast cancer. But what about the risk once ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 1, 2018