Posted May. 11, 2015, 9:37 am
May is “National Physical Fitness and Sports Month,” a great time to renew your commitment to a healthy and active lifestyle and perhaps resume any New Year’s resolutions that have fallen by the “waistline.”
Posted Apr. 25, 2015, 9:35 am
Inspired to do some spring cleaning this April? Don’t forget to take stock of your medicine cabinet while cleaning out your garage or attic. Reviewing your medications with your care team to make sure they are still appropriate is vitally important, especially if you take five or more medications.
Posted Apr. 12, 2015, 12:20 pm
Student health centers at five University of California campuses in Southern California will be open Monday, as striking doctors and dentists from San Diego to Santa Barbara plan a midday rally at the UCLA campus during its annual "Bruin Day" open house.
Posted Apr. 11, 2015, 9:00 am
Doctors at UCLA and UC Irvine student health centers plan to go on strike today and stay off work until Wednesday as part of a labor action by physicians at all 10 University of California campuses.
Posted Mar. 28, 2015, 9:15 am
March is “National Kidney Month,” highlighting the role of our kidneys in maintaining overall health and the importance of keeping them healthy. This month’s column covers kidney health and disease and what can be done to protect these vital organs.
Posted Mar. 20, 2015, 12:08 pm
When “Newsies” opens at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood this Tuesday, March 24, there’s one performer with local roots who’s extra excited for the four-week Los Angeles engagement, as it’s a chance to sing and dance in front of plenty of friends and family.
Posted Mar. 17, 2015, 9:54 am
Another patient is suing a medical device maker, blaming the company for the superbug that recently broke out at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, infecting at least seven patients, killing two.
Posted Mar. 16, 2015, 9:26 am
UCLA received the 11th seed in the South Region on Sunday and will begin play in the NCAA basketball tournament against sixth-seeded SMU Thursday in Louisville.
Posted Mar. 2, 2015, 10:00 am
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica has a new chief of chief of staff: Dr. Roger Lee, a hospitalist physician who specializes in treating patients who are hospitalized.
Posted Feb. 26, 2015, 8:14 am
The family of a woman who died after undergoing multiple procedures at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center with a medical scope blamed for spreading a superbug sued the manufacturer of the device Wednesday.
Posted Feb. 19, 2015, 8:02 am
Officials at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center have begun notifying 179 patients that they may have been infected by an often deadly "superbug" bacteria already linked to the deaths of two UCLA patients.
Posted Feb. 15, 2015, 9:59 am
February is “American Heart Month,” as well as the month we observe “National Wear Red Day” (Feb. 6) to raise awareness about cardiovascular disease and its prevention.
Posted Feb. 5, 2015, 7:56 am
UCLA police today were investigating report that a woman was raped at a fraternity house over the weekend.
Posted Feb. 1, 2015, 11:52 am
“How to Train Your Dragon 2″ won the top honor at Saturday night’s 42nd annual Annie Awards presented by the International Animated Film Society at UCLA’s Royce Hall.
Posted Jan. 26, 2015, 9:49 am
Doctors who work at UCLA's Ashe Student Health & Wellness Center and colleagues at three other UC campuses will hold a one-day strike tomorrow to protest what they call unfair labor practices.
Posted Jan. 19, 2015, 9:23 am
Whether it was too many turns on the dance floor, the boat ride to Catalina or that glass of champagne at a New Year’s party, dizziness is a feeling that affects everyone at one time or another. Dr. Maija Sanna
Sports, Ucla, Basketball, Usc
Posted Jan. 15, 2015, 8:38 am
Dave Meyers, a starting forward on UCLA's 1975 NCAA championship team, and the late Alex Hannum, the most valuable player on USC's 1947-48 team, were among the 12-member 2015 Pac-12 Men's Basketball Hall of Honor announced today.
Posted Jan. 12, 2015, 12:16 pm
More than 112,000 prospective students applied for admission to UCLA for fall 2015, again making the Westwood campus the most applied-to four-year university in the country, the university announced today.
Posted Dec. 30, 2015, 9:07 am
Former UCLA coach Dick Vermeil, Legendary Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne, and former Penn State running back Ki-Jana Carter will be inducted into the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame today. Rockne, Vermeil, Ki-Jana Carter to be Inducted Into
Posted Dec. 19, 2014, 9:24 am
With the arrival of Hanukkah, followed by Christmas and New Year’s Eve and Day, there is likely to be no shortage of calories between the latkes, ham, turkey, and tamales!
Posted Dec. 15, 2014, 9:33 am
Eric Kendricks on Sunday became the second consecutive UCLA linebacker to receive The Lott IMPACT Trophy, awarded to college football's defensive player of the year who best exemplifies the IMPACT acronym.
Posted Dec. 13, 2014, 8:48 am
The discovery of a man's body in an apartment building in Westwood near UCLA is being treated as a suspected suicide, police said today.
Sports, Ucla, Water Polo, Usc
Posted Dec. 8, 2014, 9:18 am
Top-seeded UCLA defeated six-time defending champion USC, 9-8, Sunday in the championship game of the NCAA National Collegiate Men's Water Polo Championship at UC San Diego, with Gordon Marshall scoring the winning goal with 34 seconds to play.
Sports, Ucla, Water Polo, Usc
Posted Dec. 7, 2014, 9:15 am
Crosstown rivals UCLA and USC will play for the NCAA National Collegiate Men's Water Polo Championship today at UC San Diego.
Posted Dec. 6, 2014, 8:28 am
Top-seeded UCLA will face UC San Diego in the opening semifinal of the NCAA National Collegiate Men's Water Polo Championship while six-time defending champion USC will face Stanford in the second semifinal today at UCSD.