infectious diseases

We need more effective messaging. Here are some best practices from a UCLA expert.

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • August 11, 2022

Backyard flocks are fun, but take precautions to prevent viral, bacterial and fungal infections

By Sandy Cohen • July 6, 2022

Protection is now available for children as young as 6 months

By Sandy Cohen • June 29, 2022

The vaccine for an old scourge also protects against a newer threat

By uclahealth • June 23, 2022

How risky is it? What are the symptoms?

By Sandy Cohen • June 21, 2022

It’s important to pay attention to expiration dates and storage temperatures

By Sandy Cohen • June 14, 2022

With COVID-19 lingering, old-style family road trips and visits to nature destinations may be the best bets

By uclahealth • June 2, 2022

The virus is rare, but cases have been reported in the U.S.

By Sandy Cohen • May 24, 2022

Discrepancies in data can delay care, resources and awareness, says Dr. Vickie Mays of the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

By Sandy Cohen • May 19, 2022

Children younger than 5 still aren’t eligible for vaccination against SARS-CoV-2

By Sandy Cohen • May 13, 2022