infectious diseases

'It’s a pretty clear pattern that we have two surges a year,’ says UCLA Health clinical microbiologist Dr. Shangxin Yang

By Sandy Cohen • May 6, 2022

Ask the Doctors answers your most-asked Coronavirus related questions

By Ask the Doctors • April 27, 2022

It’s ‘far too early’ to use the test in a health care setting, says Omai Garner, director of clinical microbiology for UCLA Health

By uclahealth • April 22, 2022

Music fest promoters have dropped vaccination and masking requirements

By Sandy Cohen • April 12, 2022

Nasal irrigation is the personal hygiene practice in which mucus and inhaled particulates are gently flushed from the nostrils

By Ask the Doctors • March 28, 2022

A UCLA Health expert addresses common areas of concern about the new subvariant of Omicron

By Leo Smith • March 18, 2022

Ask the Doctors answers your most-asked Coronavirus related questions

By Ask the Doctors • March 7, 2022

COVID-19 transmission rates remain high, but masks, vaccination and physical distancing continue to reduce risk.

By Sandy Cohen • February 6, 2022

Discussing the latest mask guidance for protection against COVID-19

By Sandy Cohen • January 21, 2022

UCLA epidemiologist Dr. Robert Kim-Farley reflects on how the U.S. has coped with the pandemic

By uclahealth • January 20, 2022