UCLA Health

Got grapes? UCLA researchers have demonstrated how resveratrol, an antioxidant derived from grapes...
A psychologist investigates weight gain and metabolic changes.
UCLA has been tapped by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to spearhead an innovative...
“Since the 1990s, the emphasis has been on trying to get the best possible vision without glasses,...
TomoTherapy is used at UCLA to treat a wide variety of cancers, but is particularly well suited for...
The impact of the nation’s obesity epidemic is felt in nearly all areas of medicine, including...
Two decades ago, patients suffering from pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) had no medical...
Ménière’s disease is a disorder of the inner ear that affects balance and hearing. An estimated 615...
Physicians Identify New Ways to Manage Patients with Chronic Pain
Endometrial cancer care at UCLA is part of an environment of innovation, where the latest therapies...
Bewilderment and anxiety often shadow patients following a diagnosis of cancer.
As the Baby Boomers age, knees and hips are blowing at record rates. Surgery is a salvation for...
“If patients are seen regularly and comply with their doctor’s instructions, the chances of going...
Epilepsy affects almost 3 million Americans, and between 25 and 44 percent of these patients have...
When surgeons opened Brad Carter’s skull to perform a delicate operation to calm his tremors, they...
The ability to mine nearly limitless quantities of information will dramatically change research...
After three years of normal Pap test results, most women can increase the screening interval from...
Daylight Saving Time begins March 11 to make the most of sunlight during the warm summer months...
Keeping track of your medications may not be a priority on your “to-do” list, but failure to...
Much of the excess cost and waste in health care can be attributed to unnecessary tests and...
Visual changes occur with aging. Some changes lead to significant visual impairment in elderly...
Falls are common among the elderly and broken hips from falls are a leading cause of death or...
Urinary incontinence, the loss of bladder control, is a common affliction as one ages. It is often...
Elderly people are at highest risk for heat-related illnesses. Chronic medical conditions and...
A study by researchers at UCLA and in Japan suggests a way to predict when a woman will have her...
Rickets used to be a fairly common childhood disease due to vitamin-D deficiency and lack of...
The results of a major, multicenter clinical trial to determine the best treatment for younger...
Measles, mumps and a host of other preventable diseases have declined dramatically since the advent...
Everyone enjoys a good night's sleep, yet for many of us the recommended eight hours is a rare...

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