Thank U Wish Upon a Teen, The Confetti Foundation, Rainy Rodriguez and F45 Training Pacific Palisades! Happy Birthday Samantha!
We’re kicking off our 18th Annual UCLA Bruin Run/Walk campaign in partnership with PlayFull with a fundraising day at one of our favorite eateries in Westwood. Koala T Café will donate proceeds from today’s sales to our cause! From January through March, mark your calendars and eat at participating Westwood restaurants to raise money for the Chase Child Life program at Mattel Children's...
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Bruin Run/Walk

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Vaccination critic Robert F. Kennedy, Jr will potentially chair a committee on vaccine safety. What does Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA's Dr. James Cherry think? "It's absolutely terrible." ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

Will Donald Trump revisit discredited vaccine theories?

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Thank U Lollipop Theater Network!
A huge thank U to Spirit of Children for supporting the Chase Child Life program at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA for the 9th year in a row! Proceeds from the 2016 Spirit Halloween store fundraising campaign will be used to fund a child life specialist position on our team this year. Thank U for helping us make hospitals less scary for sick kids! #ChildLife #ChaseChildLife...
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A new UCLA Health lactation program aims to reduce breastfeeding challenges by offering in-home breastfeeding support to new mothers. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

New breastfeeding program supports moms at home

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A new program targets the social communication deficits in young children with autism. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

Preschoolers with autism show gains after play-based program

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This new initiative seeks to help schools teach healthy eating habits and provide nutritious, sustainable food to students. ➨ ucla.in/2jzcDEB

Online toolkit offers resources to improve school nutrition

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UCLA Health's Dr. Robert Ashley sheds light on the dangers of marijuana use in kids. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

Parents are right to worry about kids using marijuana

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The rules have changed and peanuts are now on the menu. UCLA’s Pediatric Allergy Clinic can help you introduce peanuts safely to your child. ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

UCLA Health Pediatric Allergy & Immunology, Los Angeles, CA

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Traffic- related air pollution is significantly associated with asthma in children. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

Proximity to freeway linked to kids' asthma

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UCLA Kid Captain Casey is a true inspiration! His cerebral palsy doesn't stop him from pursuing his passions with a positive attitude. Congratulations to U Casey! ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

Casey Rohrer - Mattel Childrens Hospital UCLA - Los Angeles, CA

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Congratulations to UCLA Kid Captain Levi! He always exhibits strength, determination, courage, and positivity. Thank U Levi for being such an inspiration! Learn more about our latest Kid Captain here ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

Levi Cranfill - Mattel Childrens Hospital UCLA - Los Angeles, CA

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Can we determine what factors contribute to children's future success? UCLA Health researchers are hoping to find out. ➨ [ Ow.ly Link ]

UCLA study looks at how kids grow up to be successful

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Congratulations to UCLA Kid Captain Levi! He always exhibits strength, determination, courage, and positivity. Thank U Levi for being such an inspiration! Learn more about our latest Kid Captain here ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]
Do you know what to do when your child has a nosebleed? ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

How to prevent and treat nosebleeds

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Happy New Year from Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA!
It's common knowledge that many health problems are caused by obesity. Did you know that a woman's ability to get pregnant is one of those issues? ➨ [ Ucla.in Link ]

How obesity can affect a woman’s ability to conceive

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Thank U Alisha!
Thank U KB Home for filling our patients' holidays with joy!