“Last year was the first year that I walked in the March of Dimes,” says Cristal Cauble, a nurse in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital for more than 10 years. “It felt nice to be part of the community and see different families and their children that had been in NICU’s, and their continued efforts to help these children and future research. I walked...
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California should have a minimum age standard for entering the juvenile justice system. A new UCLA Health study shows the detrimental effects of juvenile incarceration and provides a rationale for reform. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]
California should have a minimum age standard for entering the juvenile justice

UCLA researchers seek juvenile justice alternatives for children under 12

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“People often don’t know why it’s called the March of Dimes,” says Dr. Uday Devaskar, the chief of newborn medicine at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “President Roosevelt knew that for a nation to make a change in anything, you need to have everybody involved and everybody excited. He thought that everybody could afford to at least give a dime. So people actually walked on the streets to...
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UCLA physicians Ravi Ayosola, MD, and Rashmi Mullur, MD, share their story and research into the use of cannabidiol to treat infantile spasms. Live from the inaugural 2017 Cannabis Research Symposium at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
UCLA pediatric neurologist Shaun Hussain, MD, talks about the latest research into using cannabis to treat pediatric epilepsy at the Inaugural 2017 Cannabis Research Symposium at David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
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Only 10 days left to sign up for the UCLA Bruin Run/Walk benefiting the Child Life team at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital! Join the walk or donate for the cause ➨ [ Bruinrunwalk.com Link ]
Only 10 days left to sign up for the UCLA Bruin RunWalk
How can parents talk to their children about upsetting news and current events? UCLA Health's Catherine Mogil shares tips on how to communicate with your family during turbulent times. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]
How can parents talk to their children about upsetting news and current

When the News Is Scary or Confusing | L.A. Parent

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Join UCLA pediatric pulmonologist Douglas Li, MD, as he discusses treatment options and at-home therapies for patients suffering from cystic fibrosis. #UCLAMDCHAT
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“I had just had a baby and she was premature,” says Theresa Nuarin, a nurse in the neonatal intensive care unit at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital. “I’ve worked in the NICU for 11 years, and then I had my own premature child at 34 weeks. She was so small. And I felt that I wanted to do something for my daughter, that I wanted to prevent this, so every year I help organize our unit for the...
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Meet Yasemin, our UCLA Bruin Run/Walk patient of the week! Share, donate, volunteer and/or register for our walk to support the Chase Child Life team and help patients like Yasemin cope with their hospital stay. Early bird registration ends today. Read her story and join Team Yasemin ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

“January 14, 2005 was one of the happiest days of our lives. Our baby girl Yasemin was born....
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"Teen Zones" are giving young adults diagnosed with cancer a place to receive treatment with other teens, separate from pediatric and adult patients. ➨ [ Bit.ly Link ] Teen Cancer America
Teen Zones are giving young adults diagnosed with cancer a place to

Hospitals are opening wings exclusively for teens through Teen Cancer America

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Cancer diagnosis and treatment in young patients can lead to feelings of isolation from peers and often impairs overall social functioning. UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital's Dr. Elana Evan explains. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]
Cancer diagnosis and treatment in young patients can lead to feelings of

Young cancer patients may struggle socially years after diagnosis

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Our latest "PeaceLove Creator's Workshop" brought together parents and family members for a relaxing afternoon filled with color.
Our latest PeaceLove Creators Workshop brought together parents and family members for
The March of Dimes walk is coming up on April 29. Join us to support research to help premature babies. Share, donate, volunteer and register to join our UCLA Bruins for Babies team. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

“There’s so much we don’t know about prematurity and why it happens. The more we can do to make it happen less often, the better off we are,” says Heather Hackett, the lead charge nurse in the...
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David kept a smile on through every step of his journey. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]
David kept a smile on through every step of his journey ➨

David's Journey: Ewing Sarcoma

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We are so grateful to have Gwyneth Paltrow joining us to support UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital at Kaleidoscope 5! ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]
We are so grateful to have Gwyneth Paltrow joining us to support

Gwyneth Paltrow To Be Honored By UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital At Kaleidoscope 5

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The March of Dimes walk is coming up on April 29. Join us in the fight to improve the health of babies everywhere. Share, donate, volunteer and register to join our UCLA Bruins for Babies team. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

"When you attend a March of Dimes function, you get to see the families talk about what they've been through and it is such a moving experience," says Dr. Valencia Walker, the medical...
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