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It's taken me a long time to accept myself. Twenty years ago, when I finally began the process, it was almost impossible to get insurance ...

By DivaD • September 27, 2017

Seeing red? February is Women’s Heart Month, and each year women around the country wear scarlet to raise awareness of the risk heart disease ...

By uclahealth • February 22, 2017

While boxes of decadent chocolates treats, celebratory champagne and romantic high-calorie dinners may dance in your mind as a way to celebrate Valentine’s Day, ...

By • February 14, 2017

You’ve likely heard about the health issues caused by obesity. It raises your risk for heart disease and diabetes, increases your blood pressure and ...

By uclahealth • December 28, 2016

By Dana Hunnes The holidays can be the most joyful time of year, and the most stressful. Eating healthfully can be a ...

By uclahealth • November 14, 2016

Holidays bring families together, for better or worse. If spending time with your extended family is a recipe for stress, you’re not alone. With ...

By uclahealth • November 14, 2016

Martha's Story Total Lost: 65 pounds (first three and half months)*        I sought bariatric surgery because of my diabetes and ...

By uclahealth • October 24, 2016

Mindfulness is everywhere these days, backed by science and shown to be helpful in lowering your blood pressure and beating back depression, decreasing your ...

By • June 7, 2016

“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