childrens health

Structure and socialization skills are key, says UCLA Health’s Dr. Shilpa Baweja

By uclahealth • August 15, 2022

Today’s students are dealing with more than ever

By Sandy Cohen • August 11, 2022

Long COVID, which is defined as symptoms that last more than four weeks after infection, can persist for weeks, months or years.

By uclahealth • August 4, 2022

Epidemiologist and mother Dr. Shira Shafir offers advice leading into the new school year.

By Leo Smith • August 3, 2022

During National Breastfeeding Month, and all year round, help is available for families

By Sandy Cohen • July 26, 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

Learn more about lead poisoning and how you can protect your child from exposure.

By uclahealth • February 17, 2022

Stress can have multiple effects on children. Read more to learn what they are.

By uclahealth • November 10, 2021

UCLA Health pediatrician Carlos Lerner discusses COVID-19 vaccinations and flu shots

By Sandy Cohen • October 21, 2021

Evaluating the benefits of what we call “the love hormone,” an emerging alternative therapy for autism spectrum disease

By uclahealth • October 15, 2021