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Will the Senate Act Now to Ensure that Children are Better Not Worse Off After Health Reform?
Written by Marian Wright Edelman, President (Children\'s Defense Fund) 17 December 2009
Will the Senate Act Now to Ensure that Children are Better Not Worse Off After Health Reform? If the Senate doesn't take a stand for children in the next days or weeks, our worst fears could clearly come ... read more >>
What's the Little-Known Story Handel and Bach Share?
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2009
What's the Little-Known Story Handel and Bach Share?MADISON, Wis. -The beautiful strains of George Frideric Handel's Messiah and Johann Sebastian Bach's Christmas Oratorio evoke a very different picture ... read more >>
Community Leaders complete CDU Academic Boot Camp
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 December 2009
                       Community Leaders complete CDU Academic Boot Camp  Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science congratulated ... read more >>
Master of My Fate, Captain of My Soul
Written by Phil Wilson 17 December 2009
Master of My Fate, Captain of My SoulPhil WilsonIn Clint Eastwood’s latest film, Invictus—Latin for “unconquered”—Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) gives a copy of William ... read more >>
Radiation Overdose
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 December 2009
Radiation OverdoseThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has widened its investigation into radiation overdoses that patients have received from a type of brain scan, suggesting the problem may be nationwide, ... read more >>
Doctor Making a Difference in Honduras Health Care System
Written by Sentinel Staff Report 10 December 2009
Doctor Making a Difference in Honduras Health Care SystemDr. Luther Castillo Harry has a heart as large as his home country of Honduran, which is why he has put so much effort into the health care system ... read more >>
December 1st is Black HIV Awareness Day for me!
Written by Sentinel News Service 03 December 2009
December 1st is Black HIV Awareness Day for me!Tony WaffordBy Tony R. Wafford Twenty eight years into the HIV/AIDS pandemic and still today in the United States, HIV/AIDS is a health crisis in Black America.  ... read more >>
'Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat'
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2009
'Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat'In her memoir, Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat, (August, 2009, Independent Publishers Group) author Stephanie Covington-Armstrong vividly describes her struggle ... read more >>
About Not All Black Girls
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2009
About Not All Black GirlsIn her memoir, Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat, (August, 2009, Independent Publishers Group) author Stephanie Covington-Armstrong vividly describes her struggle as a black ... read more >>
Spread Joy, Not Germs, During Holidays
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2009
Spread Joy, Not Germs, During HolidaysBefore you go over the river and through the woods to grandmother's house this holiday season, consider what a University of Wisconsin-Madison infectious-disease specialist ... read more >>
Local Healthcare Practice Helps Patients Quit Smoking
Written by Sentinel News Service 19 November 2009
Local Healthcare Practice Helps Patients Quit Smoking for $10 in honor of lung cancer awareness month  Free treatments on November 19th for the Great American Smokeout Elements Total Health is honoring ... read more >>
Barbershop Hosts Health Screenings
Written by Jason Lewis (Sports Editor) 05 November 2009
Barbershop Hosts Health ScreeningsBy Jason LewisThe Diabetic Amputation Prevention (DAP) Foundation has come up with a very clever way to make sure that members of our community know what their health ... read more >>
Vitamin D deficiency in Prediabetes
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2009
Vitamin D deficiency in Prediabetes Vitamin D is an important hormone that not only regulates calcium but has many other beneficial actions. Theodore Friedman, M.D, Ph.D., Chairman of Medicine and Chief ... read more >>
Lupus Patients Reduce Stress to Avoid Flare Ups
Written by Sandra Jordan (Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American) 05 November 2009
Lupus Patients Reduce Stress to Avoid Flare Ups By Sandra JordanSpecial to the NNPA from the St. Louis American(NNPA) - Sometimes the body's immune system can turn on itself, attacking its own tissues ... read more >>
5,000 Expected at Annual United Way Homewalk
Written by Sentinel News Service 05 November 2009
5,000 Expected at Annual United Way Homewalk City officials to Kick Off Event to End Homelessness in LA CountyPart of United Way's campaign to end poverty in LA County, HomeWalk is a 5k walk to raise public ... read more >>
"Aging-in-Place" is a Priority for Most Older Americans
Written by George Rowan (NNPA Special Commentary) 05 November 2009
"Aging-in-Place" is a Priority for Most Older AmericansBy George RowanNNPA Special Commentary (NNPA) - Wouldn't it be nice to be able to click your heels and get your wish? For most older Americans, ... read more >>
Your Health is Your Wealth
Written by Janette Robinson-Flint 22 October 2009
Black Women for Wellness Your Health is Your Wealth  Opening the Dialogue: Black Women and Sexually Transmitted DiseasesFor a myriad of reasons, our community seems to have a difficult time talking ... read more >>
U.S. EPA settles for $15,600 with Behr Process for selling an unregistered pesticide
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
U.S. EPA settles for $15,600 with Behr Process for selling an unregistered pesticide The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached a settlement for $15,600 with Behr Process Corporation for the ... read more >>
Therapeutic Substitution Widens Existing Health Disparities in the Underserved
Written by Tish Bridges Hill, M.D., M.B.A. 22 October 2009
Therapeutic Substitution Widens Existing Health Disparities in the UnderservedBy: Tish Bridges Hill, M.D., M.B.A.Studies have clearly and definitively delineated the existence of racial and ethnic health ... read more >>
Social Media Reinforces Teens' Belief that 'Everybody's Doing It'
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Wisconsin Study: Social Media Reinforces Teens' Belief that 'Everybody's Doing It'Parents have long believed - and research bears out - that teenagers are more apt to pursue risky behavior if they believe ... read more >>
Counting Common Colds Viruses
Written by Sentinel News Service 22 October 2009
Counting Common Colds Viruses  Bad news for the immune system: new research has boosted the number of likely common-cold viruses waiting to make you miserable from the long-accepted 100 to perhaps ... read more >>
First Delivery of H1N1 Vaccine Expected Next Week for LA County
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
First Delivery of H1N1 Vaccine Expected Next Week for LA CountyInitial doses will be in FluMist(r) Nasal Spray formFirst supplies of the pandemic H1N1 flu vaccine arrived around October 9th-10th in some ... read more >>
Alliance of Diabetes Experts
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Alliance of Diabetes Experts Created to Raise Awareness in Los Angeles of Best Practices in Treatment The Diabetes National Alliance of Health Care Professionals to Help Meet Needs of Growing Diabetes ... read more >>
Hatchi Series to Feature Four Elements Cuisine
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Hatchi Series to Feature Four Elements Cuisine  As part of its Hatchi Series, Angelenos will be able to enjoy an evening of healthy fine dining with Chef Eda Vesterman MS, Dietitian at the Breadbar ... read more >>
Natural Disaster Preparedness: Train-The-Facilitator
Written by Sentinel News Service 15 October 2009
Natural Disaster Preparedness: Train-The-FacilitatorPrincipal Investigator:            Fred Dominguez, MD, MPHMailing Address:        Charles Drew ... read more >>

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Sat Feb 28 12:00AM
Under The Freeway
Sun Mar 1 12:00PM - 3:00PM
What Is…A Producer? Networking Event
Sat Mar 7 8:00AM -
Love You Madly: A Portrait of Duke Ellington
Sat Mar 14 12:00AM
8th Annual TST Ten Minute Play Festival
Sat Mar 21 8:00AM -
Bananas!
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