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Doctors Urged to Screen Youngsters for Alcohol Use
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
 Doctors Urged to Screen Youngsters for Alcohol Use Children as young as middle-schoolers should be screened on their use of alcohol, according to Dr. Patricia Kokotailo, director of adolescent medicine ... read more >>
Mix Up Your Beverages and Drink Moderate Amounts
Written by Super User 08 July 2010
 Mix Up Your Beverages and Drink Moderate Amounts "Drink your liquids" is not just a summertime mantra. What you drink and in what quantity has a huge effect on your kidneys and other organs, year-round, ... read more >>
Moms Need Vaccinations Too
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
Moms Need Vaccinations Too Vaccinations don't end at childhood. Mothers-to-be or new mothers should remember to get booster vaccinations to prevent whooping cough in their babies. That's the advice of ... read more >>
Learning about Burning
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
Learning about Burning The next time you are sitting around the campfire for s'mores or flipping hamburgers at a family cookout, make sure the kids are kept out of harm's way. "Fire is a mysterious attraction ... read more >>
The Three Anti-Aging Ingredients That REALLY Work
Written by Sentinel News Service 08 July 2010
The Three Anti-Aging Ingredients That REALLY WorkYou don't need a chemistry degree to figure out what skin-care products are right for you. "Between all the ads that claim the latest skin-care miracles, ... read more >>
"Outsmarting Brain Tumors"
Written by Sentinel News Service 01 July 2010
"Outsmarting Brain Tumors""Outsmarting Brain Tumors," a free conference on brain tumors for patients, families and caregivers" will offer up-to-date information on the most recent advances in the diagnosis ... read more >>
Weight-Loss and Nutrition Myths: How Much Do You Really know?
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2010
Weight-Loss and Nutrition Myths: How Much Do You Really know? Myth: Fad diets work for permanent weight loss.Fact: Fad diets are not the best way to lose weight and keep it off. Fad diets often promise ... read more >>
'SOUTH BAY CONNECT DAY' BRINGS TOGETHER SERVICE PROVIDERS WITH THOSE IN NEED
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2010
'SOUTH BAY CONNECT DAY' BRINGS TOGETHER SERVICE PROVIDERS WITH THOSE IN NEED"South Bay Connect Day" is a health and resource fair providing - in one place - help and information for needy and homeless ... read more >>
Home Care Solution
Written by Sentinel News Service 23 June 2010
 Home Care SolutionCalifornia families caring for aging loved ones now have a free resource to help them navigate the complicated maze of care options."The Home Care Solution: A Guide to the Best Choices ... read more >>
HIV/AIDS Prevention Summit
Written by Sentinel News Service 17 June 2010
 SUMMIT PARTICIPANTS – Participants at the Knock at Midnight HIV/AIDS Prevention Summit were (from left): Shavon L. Arline, national health deputy of the NAACP; Mario J. Pérez,, director Los ... read more >>
Truth, Honesty and OUR Reality!!
Written by Tony Wafford 17 June 2010
 (Left to right) Dr. Maulana Karenga, Reverend Jeremiah Wright, Jr. and Tony Wafford.By Tony WaffordMany people think that Reverend Jeremiah Wright, Jr., Pastor Emeritus of Trinity United Church of ... read more >>
Congresswoman Richardson Announces Help is on the Way
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Congresswoman Richardson Announces Help is on the Way For Seniors on How the New Healthcare Law Will Impact MedicareCongresswoman Laura Richardson announced that Medicare beneficiaries should start receiving ... read more >>
Calorie listings at your favorite drive-through?
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Calorie listings at your favorite drive-through?Americans can soon expect to see more restaurants posting nutrition information.Since New York City's menu law went into effect in July 2008, California ... read more >>
Help your child cope with the "agony of defeat"
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
Help your child cope with the "agony of defeat"Summer sports competitions mean lots of children will have to wrestle with the disappointment of defeat in sports.Parents can help by acknowledging the child's ... read more >>
You Can Hide Your Fryin' Eyes
Written by Sentinel News Service 10 June 2010
You Can Hide your Fryin' Eyes Much to their painful surprise, people learn every year that it is possible to burn the cornea of their eyes from too much ultraviolet light.Dr. Janet Cushing, an optometrist ... read more >>
DriveHealthy Campaign and CAP program clears the air
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 28 April 2010
DriveHealthy Campaign and CAP program clears the airThe Bureau of Automotive Repairs CAP program saves the earth and your wallet.By Brian W. CarterSentinel Staff WriterAccording to the World Health Organization, ... read more >>
Marc Moore Named Man of the Year
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Marc Moore, Facilities Manager for Southern California Gas Company was named "Man of The Year" by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Greater Los Angeles Chapter. MARC MOORE NAMED MAN OF THE YEAR BY THE ... read more >>
NAN Welcomes Kathleen Sebelius
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 April 2010
Kathleen Sebelius and Tony WaffordNATIONAL ACTION NETWORK WELCOME U.S. SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES KATHLEEN SEBELIUS Kathleen Sebelius, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, joined ... read more >>
Howard University Alumni Run L.A.
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 March 2010
Howard University Alumni Run Los AngelesThe Howard University Alumni Club (HUAC) of Greater Los Angeles participated in last weekend's L.A. Marathon's 5k run/walk. Twenty TEAM HUAC members raced through ... read more >>
Race for Cure Attracts 15,000
Written by Sentinel News Service 28 March 2010
AKA member supporters of the Race for the Cure event Race for the Cure Attracts 15,000By Francis TaylorSentinel Staff Writer The 14th Annual Susan G. Koman Los Angeles County Race for the Cure, held ... read more >>
Practical and Effective Programs For Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Developing an ABA Curriculum:Practical and Effective Programs For Children with Autism Spectrum DisorderDesigning the most effective communication, social and play program is critical in helping parents ... read more >>
Clinical Trial at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Clinical Trial at Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterPatients who suffer from carotid artery obstruction caused by plaque buildup, but are not considered good candidates for open surgery, may be eligible to participate ... read more >>
Don't be Semi-Interested in Your Colon
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Don't be Semi-Interested in Your ColonAmerican Cancer Society Encourages Everyone 50 and Older to Get Tested for Colon Cancer This March, the American Cancer Society is encouraging men and women 50 and ... read more >>
Toothaches and Other Vacation Wreckers
Written by Sentinel News Service 24 March 2010
Toothaches and Other Vacation WreckersBeing prepared isn't just for the Boy Scout motto, but sound advice for a healthy vacation.Nurse practitioner and travel consultant Elaine Rosenblatt says people get ... read more >>
Switching Pills for Profit
Written by By Tony Wafford (Contributing Writer) 18 March 2010
It came to my attention that sometimes when we go to the doctor and he or she gives us our prescriptions, and we go to the pharmacy to get it filled, we aren’t always given what our doctor prescribed. ... read more >>

 

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