hormones

You’re not imagining things when it seems that the allure of sweet and fatty foods gets stronger when you’re tired or run down. Research has found a link between sleep and our endocrine system.

By Ask the Doctors • November 15, 2021

Understand the early signs of menopause and learn ways to ease the transition

By Ask the Doctors • September 29, 2021

During the postpartum period, new moms may be emotionally sensitive or experience mood swings. This is known as the “baby blues” period, and for many new moms ...

By uclahealth • July 16, 2019

In 2008, my blood pressure went up after I had my first child. I exercised and it went down to normal. Then in 2011, I ...

By Nana • October 15, 2018

I was having a routine check with my gynecologist when she found a thyroid nodule. For about a year before I had been feeling anxiety ...

By Jennifer • April 29, 2018

Dear Doctor: I just turned 65, and even though I'm strong and healthy, my friends say I should be concerned about osteoporosis. What is it, ...

By Ask the Doctors • April 2, 2018

Last year in March, I received a call from the school nurse. Saying "C" is alright but I wanted to call because today in class he said he blacked out, didn't know what was going on.

By uclahealth • November 29, 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

"I had breast cancer on one side, then it went to the other side, and a year later it spread to my pelvis," says Heidi ...

By uclahealth • December 12, 2016