COVID-19

The ‘bivalent’ booster helps protect against the original strain as well as the omicron variant

By Sandy Cohen • December 6, 2022

Where we’ve been, where we’re headed with COVID-19, flu, RSV, polio, monkeypox (mpox) and ebola

By Sandy Cohen • November 22, 2022

The new UCLA Health group provides a network for people coming out of intensive care

By Sandy Cohen • November 7, 2022

Dr. Manish J. Butte is leading a research team studying immune system response

By uclahealth • November 7, 2022

Respiratory syncytial virus, which can be dangerous for babies, typically peaks in January or February

By Sandy Cohen • October 28, 2022

Cases are down, but experts advise keeping precautions up.

By Sandy Cohen • October 19, 2022

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

By Ask the Doctors • October 12, 2022

The new COVID-19 boosters are here, and I’m not sure if, or when, I need to get one. I had the two-shot Moderna series last winter. I had a mild case of COVID-19 this summer. When I got better, I got the booster. Do I still need to get another one? Am I the only one who is confused?

By Ask the Doctors • September 30, 2022

The phrase became popular after COVID-19 vaccines became available, but it’s not accurate, says UCLA Health infectious diseases specialist Dr. Annabelle de St. Maurice

By Sandy Cohen • September 22, 2022

It could end up similar to the flu, leading to the need for seasonal shots

By Sandy Cohen • September 20, 2022