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Metro's ongoing @purplelineext subway construction project near Wilshire Blvd may cause delays for those trying to reach Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, the Medical Plaza complex & other UCLA Health & @DGSOMUCLA facilities in Westwood. Expect closures & detours on weekends.
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Head over to our Instagram to see more highlights from our 9th annual Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation Sunset Run presented by @UCLAHealth #LADFrun
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After two and a half years, COVID-19 is very much still around. With back to school season here, what can you do to protect your children? Shira Shafir, PhD, shares tips for children of different ages in our new article.
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Our terrific team members were treated to donuts and other goodies in celebration of National Health Center Week! #UCLANHCW2022 #NHCW #NHCW2022
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Were you a recipient of the smallpox vaccine? You may have some immunity to monkeypox. Adults who received the smallpox vaccine as far back as 1940 are considered to have continuing immunity. Learn more in our new article.
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Fanny packs for some of the best fans! See you Sunday #TimeToShow
Sparks Fans..this one's for you!! Come out to the game this Sunday, August 14th for the @UCLAHealth fanny pack giveaway during 𝐅𝐚𝐧 𝐀𝐩𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐍𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭! 🎟️ Buy tickets now at: lasparks.com #TimeToShow
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Tick and mosquito bites are more than an itchy nuisance. Both insect bites can transmit multiple diseases and potentially cause serious health issues. But before you grab a can of bug repellent, learn more about how to safely and effectively use it.
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Diet soda consumption has been linked to a multitude of adverse health effects, but is the research proven? Learn more in our new Ask the Doctors column.
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While it's natural not to love everything about your physical appearance, obsessing over it may mean you have #BodyDysmorphicDisorder (BDD). The good news is that BDD is treatable. Learn how to recognize the signs of BDD and seek the help of a medical professional if needed.
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Many first-time moms are surprised by the challenges they face with #Breastfeeding. UCLA Health's Dr. Cindy Hudson remarks, “Even though it’s natural & it’s amazing & it’s the best way to bond with your baby,” she says, “it’s still hard & you really need to work at it.” #NBM22
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Thank you for your support @LASparks & @LisaLeslie !#TimeToShow
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Special thanks to @UCLAHealth for inviting us to come participate! #TimeToShow | #PingPong4Purpose
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Happy National Health Center Week! Join us in celebrating the incredible people at UCLA Health. To our UCLA Health team members: Share why you enjoy working at UCLA Health with the hashtag #UCLANHCW2022 & we may reshare your tweet! #NHCW #NHCW2022
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43-year-old Danel Lombard is pregnant after receiving fibroid removal surgery at UCLA Health. While relatively common, the tumors can negatively impact fertility as they did for Lombard. Read the full story in our new article.
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UCLA Health retweeted
Calling all runners! Get your @DodgersFdn Sunset Run ticket pack presented by @UCLAHealth and receive your admission to the run on 8/13 and a ticket to the 9/4 game when the Dodgers take on the Padres. 🎟: atmlb.com/3bCFdkZ
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Teaming up with @KershsChallenge & @ClaytonKersh22 to provide medical care/education during their annual back-to-school backpack giveaway.
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After undergoing a landmark 23-hour surgery almost two decades ago at UCLA Health, formerly conjoined twins Josie and Teresita are celebrating their 21st birthday. Read their incredible story.
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UCLA Health Sports Performance powered by EXOS is proud to support @russwest44 and the @WhyNotFdn. Fun fitness with the youth!
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The Pediatric Heart Transplant Program at UCLA Health is on the cusp of completing its 500th transplant. The program credits its higher than average survival rates to incredible surgeons and team dynamics.
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August is #NationalBreastfeedingMonth, and UCLA Health is committed to supporting breastfeeding families by promoting and supporting lactation throughout our health care system. #NBM22 Learn more:
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A recent study supports the hypothesis that babies die of SIDS because their brains can’t send the necessary “wake-up” signals to rouse them in a dangerous situation. However, more research is needed. Learn more in our new Ask the Doctors column.
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UCLA Psychiatrist and expert James McGough, MD, joins @Ahdelneuro to chat about the underlying neurobiology of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) on this week's episode of the @UCLABrainSPORT podcast.
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