diabetes

When it comes to achieving optimal health, research shows that following preventive care guidelines for vaccinations, disease screenings and cancer screenings is the best way ...

By uclahealth • August 6, 2018

Dear Doctors: I’ve been reading that choosing foods that are low on the glycemic index is better for your health. What is the glycemic index ...

By Ask the Doctors • June 21, 2018

Dear Doctor: I read that dementia rates are going down due to rising education levels, but I don't have a college degree. Should I be ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 29, 2018

Dear Doctor: A news report recently said that statins are underused. I'm 50 with normal cholesterol. Should I take one just in case? [caption ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 22, 2018

Dear Doctor: Does outlook really matter when it comes to lifespan, as a recent study suggested? I'm not a wet blanket, but I don't have ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 3, 2018

Glaucoma is a major cause of vision loss worldwide. It affects more than 3 million people in the United States — nearly half of ...

By uclahealth • January 24, 2018

Let’s be honest. Nearly everyone has a health-related resolution for 2018. But with diabetes a growing epidemic and one of the leading causes of ...

By Simi Singer • January 5, 2018

There are many things that can cause eye strain and blurry vision, such as spending a lot of time in front of a screen. ...

By uclahealth • November 29, 2017

Year-end is a great time to reflect on our health and endeavor to improve it. But aside from the typical New Year's plans – ...

By Ryan Hatoum • November 21, 2017

    It’s October, when summer heat gives way to autumn crispness and kids' thoughts turn to costumes, candy and the ...

By Enrique Rivero • October 6, 2017