asthma

Tips on avoiding air pollution from a UCLA Health expert

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • June 21, 2022

The spaces we live and work in affect our immune system, and health in general

By Ask the Doctors • May 31, 2021

“I had a hard time keeping up or playing basketball, I was limited a lot by asthma,” says 18-year-old Cyrus Johnson, a senior in high ...

By uclahealth • January 2, 2019

Dr perry schall was my primary care physician at the Cleveland clinic. He knew exactly how to treat on symptoms of on coming asthma. I ...

By Lizb • October 22, 2018

“I used to have asthma as a child and had numerous visits to the emergency room,” says Dr. Sande Okelo, associate professor of pediatrics ...

By uclahealth • October 20, 2018

“Having a child with asthma can be frightening,” says Brian, father to 2-year-old Finn, who brought his son to see UCLA pediatric pulmonologist Sande ...

By uclahealth • October 10, 2018

"It’s hard to explain, but when you feel so frustrated and worried, and then you have support, it eases the worry a little bit,” ...

By uclahealth • August 6, 2018

Dear Doctor: I love ham sandwiches – and have one almost every day. I also have asthma, and just read that processed meats can increase ...

By Ask the Doctors • July 30, 2018

Dear Doctor: We live near a freeway with a lot of traffic.  Do I need to be worried about my kids developing asthma? [caption ...

By Ask the Doctors • May 21, 2018

I've had asthma since I was a kid. I never did track or cross country, and couldn't run more than 3 miles at most. There ...

By Rachel93 • March 27, 2018