ICYMI: Our most-read stories of 2021

Variants, vaccines, artificial kidney topped the list

2021 was another year dominated by COVID-19 – the roller coaster of a pandemic that continues to have a firm grip on our health and well-being.

And people wanted information.

Whether it was about the virus, the vaccines, the variants, the surges or the safety protocols, there was great interest in staying up to date.

But it wasn’t all coronavirus. Readers also wanted to learn about the flu vaccine, leading-edge medical advancement and generally how to be their healthiest selves.

In case you missed them, here are our top 10 articles from 2021:

All eyes turned to COVID-19 vaccines in 2021. (Photo by Ann Johansson/UCLA Health)