Research brief: Findings from a UCLA study indicate some men may not require the intensive treatment they have traditionally received.
Health + Behavior
Yalda Uhls writes that people shouldn’t obsessively fear that screen time is stunting kids’ emotional development.
TranslateCovid.org is an effort by the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and Asian American Studies Center to help vulnerable communities.
Amita Sehgal, a neuroscientist at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, won the award honoring excellence in basic science research.
The award from the National Cancer Institute will fund a series of collaborative research projects over five years at UCLA.
The blood cells, part of the body's first line of defense against infection, have been notoriously difficult to genetically engineer.
A study in zebrafish identified how air pollutants contribute to the buildup of toxic proteins associated with the disease.
UCLA and five other Los Angeles medical centers launch a public service campaign.
The program, called SuEIR, takes into account the number of cases categorized as susceptible, unreported, exposed, infectious and recovered.
Half of apartment dwellers in the city say they have been exposed to unwanted secondhand smoke in their homes in the last year.
Thousands of individuals across the state will be trained in public health techniques and strategies, including contact tracing and case investigation.
The United States is one of 11 countries that do not mandate some form of paid leave at the national level.
The immunotherapy drug combination is currently being reviewed for approval under a new FDA pilot program.
The work of Shelley Taylor and her colleague Susan Fiske has changed the study of how people think about themselves and the social world.
The findings are critical for researchers aiming to develop muscle stem cells in the lab that can be used to combat disease.
UCLA study suggests younger kids might be more adept at deciphering nonverbal emotional cues in photographs.
The gift will support research aimed at understanding the SARS-CoV2 virus, developing methods to detect infection and creating therapies to treat infection.
The Hollywood power couple connected with public health professor Anne Rimoin after she appeared on an MSNBC program.
By repurposing drugs originally intended for other uses, scientists are pushing forward the fight against cancer.
The pandemic has highlighted our existing health disparities. Good data can prevent them from widening, says UCLA’s Ninez Ponce.
Families continue to demand aggressive medical treatment for loved ones, even when they know it isn't likely to help.
UCLA’s Catherine Carpenter gives us the lowdown on food safety, hygiene and nutrition in the time of COVID-19.
“We hope our method could be used in the future to prepare treatments that can be performed at the patient’s bedside,” said UCLA’s Paul Weiss.
The conversations are intended to build community and foster resilience as we adapt to the changes brought about by COVID-19.
BeyGOOD, an initiative founded by Beyoncé, and UCLA offer COVID-19 online toolkit for mental wellness
This first offering of UCLA’s STAND Together During COVID-19 website provides self-care strategies based on research-backed cognitive behavioral therapy principles.