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UC Health Forms Cancer Consortium
September 14, 2017
This year, 176,000 state residents will be diagnosed with cancer and nearly 60,000 will die from it, according to UC ... read more »
Dr. La Tanya R. Hines Plans On Making A Difference At Kaiser Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw 
September 14, 2017
“You can make better decisions when you know more about what’s happening with your health,” says La Tanya R. Hines, M.D. of Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw Medical.  ... read more »
Could Alzheimer’s disease be prevented one day with a vaccine? 
September 12, 2017
That is the tantalizing promise of a body of scientific research that points to microbes, including the ubiquitous herpes virus, as a possible cause of the disease. ... read more »
The Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey  
September 7, 2017
More than 20 trillion gallons of rain poured across Texas and Louisiana since Harvey landed on August, 25. ... read more »
“Can We Build Better Patient-Provider Relationships with Patient Portals”?
September 7, 2017
The main short-term objective of the patient portals is to increase patient engagement in their own health care. ... read more »
Nurse from South L.A. on a Mission to Address Nursing Shortage, Inspire Nursing Students
September 7, 2017
That dream started in 2008 with the development of Nurses Roc 2, a company designed to provide seminars and inspirational tools for nursing students. ... read more »
AIDS Healthcare Foundation Wants CDC to Move against Syphilis
September 7, 2017
The latest available figures show that the number of cases across the nation stood at 487 in 2015... ... read more »
The Positive Results Corporation Awarded Grant to Conduct Youth Leadership Workshops 
August 31, 2017
Kaiser Permanente has approved a $20,000 grant for The Positive Results Corporation to conduct youth mentoring, leadership and peer advocates workshops for youth in South Los Angeles and the Watts community. ... read more »
Moving Closer to a Smokefree L.A.
August 31, 2017
Due to Levystein Lockett's neighbor’s excessive smoking, her children are now showing symptoms of secondhand smoke ... read more »
12 Years After Katrina, Harvey Devastates Houston 
August 31, 2017
On August, 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans, creating one of the most devastating and destructive natural disasters in United States history. ... read more »
Kaiser Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Open House
August 31, 2017
The Kaiser Baldwin Hills Crenshaw facility recently held a community open house event on Saturday, August 26 ... read more / view gallery »
Kaiser Baldwin Hills Crenshaw facility holds Open House Event
August 31, 2017
Thousands of Los Angeles residents came to tour the new facility in South Los Angeles. ... read more »
National Health Officials Reach Out to Mothers During Black Breastfeeding Week
August 31, 2017
Health experts are questioning the disparity, considering the amount of information available about the benefits of breastfeeding ... read more »
Pioneering Medical Researcher Honored
August 31, 2017
Acting on a motion by its chairman, Mark Ridley-Thomas, the Board of Supervisors awarded a scroll to pioneering hematologist Dr. Yutaka Niihara, whose research recently led to a breakthrough in the treatment of a painful blood condition that primarily affects African American communities. ... read more »
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