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A CT scan surprisingly revealed a clue to the cancer

By Sandy Cohen • December 6, 2022

When performed remotely, the procedure can help underserved communities.

By uclahealth • November 21, 2022

Our daughter is 24 years old. She struggled with her health for several years before finally being diagnosed with lupus. I’m reading as much as possible about this disease and have seen a study with a potential cure called CAR T-cell therapy. What is it, and how does it work?

By Ask the Doctors • November 18, 2022

An estimated 109,000 metric tons of methane was released into the community

By uclahealth • November 9, 2022

‘We have a very large clinical trial profile which allows us to have access to novel therapies and new treatment strategies,’ says Dr. Ritu Salani

By uclahealth • October 10, 2022

My wife read somewhere that when kids grow up with a do in the house, it can keep them from getting schizophrenia. I know that having a pet can help kids develop responsibility, but preventing mental illness seems like a stretch. Is this based on psychology -- or something else?

By Ask the Doctors • October 5, 2022

A UCLA Health study is the first ever to look at menopause in mice

By uclahealth • September 27, 2022

As part of a reducing diet, we like to drink plain carbonated water. There’s no sugar in it, no additives and no sweeteners. But apparently there is a new study that says carbonated water leads to weight gain? Why would that be? Should we give it up?

By Ask the Doctors • September 23, 2022

Over the course of six months, each of the 12 patients accepted into the study received nine infusions of an intravenous immunotherapy drug

By Ask the Doctors • August 8, 2022

Knowledge is power for people with hereditary forms of cancer and their relatives.

By uclahealth • July 14, 2022