lung disease

Overcoming smoking addiction is possible, but it takes help. Learn about tips and resources for a healthier lifestyle

By Chayil Champion • November 12, 2021

Poor air quality colliding with existing health inequities exacerbates disease

By Jocelyn Apodaca Schlossberg • November 1, 2021

From lung disease to cancer, the health ramifications of that earth-shattering day continue for many present at Ground Zero

By uclahealth • September 10, 2021

Secondhand smoke is smoke inhaled when someone nearby lights up. The health risks associated with secondhand cigarette smoke, such as lung disease and cancer, are ...

By uclahealth • October 29, 2020

UCLA Health pulmonologist recommends ways to stay safe and healthy during fire season and the pandemic

By Alana Prisco • September 15, 2020

“I used to have asthma as a child and had numerous visits to the emergency room,” says Dr. Sande Okelo, associate professor of pediatrics ...

By uclahealth • October 20, 2018

Food is a gateway for a lot of emotions and it’s a way that a lot of families show love,” says Suzanne Hollander, MS, ...

By uclahealth • October 1, 2018

“I think one of the most sensitive and challenging times are when our newborn babies are first diagnosed with cystic fibrosis,” says Sabah Akmal, ...

By uclahealth • September 6, 2018

Dear Doctor: I’m hearing that vitamin D can reduce the risk of colds and flu – and that more foods should be fortified with it. ...

By Ask the Doctors • August 7, 2018

“Gavin was born with micrognathia, which is a small jaw, and had trouble breathing. So, at 3 weeks old, he was transferred to UCLA ...

By uclahealth • July 6, 2018