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Health - Mar 22
Health
A new study by UCLA researchers has found that female radiation oncologists submit fewer charges to Medicare, are reimbursed less per charge submitted and receive lower Medicare payments overall in comparison to male radiation oncologists.
Health - Mar 21
Health

Periodontitis affects nearly half of Americans ages 30 and older, and in its advanced stages, it could lead to early tooth loss or worse.

Health - Mar 20

FINDINGS The menopause transition, also known as perimenopause, is the time in a woman's life when hormonal changes lead to irregular menstruation, hot flashes and other symptoms leading up to menopause, when menstruation stops altogether.

Astronomy - Mar 20
Astronomy

Study co-authored by UCLA astronomer provides close look at what might be happening in other, more energetic galaxies Christopher Crockett The center of our galaxy is a frenzy of activity.

Materials Science - Mar 18
Materials Science

"Dressed with Distinction: Garments from Ottoman Syria" will be on view March 17 through Aug. 18 - Erin Connors A rare selection of Syrian garments is coming to the Fowler Museum at UCLA.

Art and Design - Mar 15
Art and Design

Featured among the 150-plus events: Maggie Nelson, Stan Douglas, Sarah Lucas and Kyle Abraham. Louise Cale Forster The UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture will present more than 150 public events this spring.

Health - Mar 21
Health

FINDINGS A study has found that out-of-pocket health care spending and medical debt are substantially higher when adults have a history of adverse childhood experiences.

Health - Mar 20
Health

FINDINGS Researchers from UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have identified a possible new therapeutic strategy using two types of drug inhibitors at once to treat one of the world's deadliest cancers.

Pharmacology - Mar 20
Pharmacology

UCLA's Dr. Patricia Ganz is co-leading a study to understand treatment tolerability by including the patient's feedback in cancer research - Duane Bates Far too often, cancer patients and their doctors aren't aware of all the side effects that accompany new cancer therapies.

Materials Science - Mar 18
Materials Science

Self-extinguishing device uses body movement to determine when workers are in danger. Meghan Steele Horan Imagine a device that could stand up to even the most intense fires so that it could automatically signal others when a firefighter is immobilized on the job.

Environment - Mar 14
Environment

Ecologist Jeff Holmquist explains why there are so many painted lady butterflies dotting the skies.




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