heart attacks

Understanding the difference between heart attacks and sudden cardiac arrest

By uclahealth • March 4, 2021

Dear Doctor: I’ve been taking niacin for years to lower my cholesterol.  Do you think it really helps? Dr. Robert ...

By Ask the Doctors • June 20, 2018

Dear Doctor: Should I take large doses of Vitamin D to prevent osteoporosis? This is an ...

By Ask the Doctors • April 24, 2018

Dear Doctor: Does my cholesterol medication increase my risk of cancer? I assume you’re asking about ...

By Ask the Doctors • April 21, 2018

Dear Doctor: Will eating nuts really reduce my risk of heart disease, cancer and other diseases, which a new study has suggested? If so, how ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 30, 2018

Dear Doctor: My wife's uncle, who lives with us, is 76 and obese. I have noticed he sleeps an awful lot -- to me, anyway. ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 10, 2018

Dear Doctor: Because I had an ulcer, three years ago a doctor wrote me a prescription for Prilosec and told me I had to take ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 7, 2018

Dear Doctor: Many doctors in my area recommend CoQ10 in conjunction with statin drugs to reduce or eliminate muscle pain. It has worked for my ...

By Ask the Doctors • March 5, 2018

Eating a Mediterranean diet pattern reduces heart attacks, strokes and death! Learn more about Heart Services at UCLA. Download ...

By uclahealth • February 21, 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