Posts Tagged as "Health"

LB Health Department Assists in Reducing the HIV/STD Disease Burden

Jun. 6, 2014 / By
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By Guest Writer Julio C. Rodríguez, Long Beach Health Dept.

Since the first AIDS case was reported here in Long Beach back in early 1983, the HIV/AIDS epidemic has continued to affect us...

Confessions of an E-Cig Salesman

May. 15, 2014 / By
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As a 20-something-year-old student, I’ve endured my share of odd jobs in the pursuit of work experience and a little extra cash...

Health & Immigration Fair, May 3

Apr. 28, 2014 / By
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Join the Long Beach Immigrant Rights Coalition, CPC, FUEL at CSULB, and DAYS on Saturday, May 3rd for a health and immigration fair...

Highway to Health Fair at Cabrillo High, May 3

Apr. 28, 2014 / By
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  • Event:

    Long Beach Cabrillo Highway to Health Festival

  • Location:

    Admiral Kidd Park, 2125 Santa Fe Avenue, Long Beach CA

  • Date:

    Saturday, May 03, 2014

  • Time:

    9 AM to 12 PM (PST)


Join HealthCorps, Active Alliance, and Long Beach Cabrillo for their first annual Highway to Health Festival...

Profile: Local “Seafood for the Future” Brings Sustainable, Clean Fish Awareness to Long Beach

Apr. 18, 2014 / By
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By CSULB Senior Seminar Reporter Cole Hughey

It’s not everyday you get to eat fresh seafood caught along the coast...

Overcrowded Housing Leads to Mental Health Issues & Decreased Life Expectancy, Says Local Nonprofit

Apr. 9, 2014 / By
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By CSULB Senior Seminar Reporter Rabiya Hussain

Every morning before Evangelina Ramirez leaves for work, she cleans the house in a meticulous manner so that everything is where it belongs...

Latino Health Equity Conference: April 10

Apr. 7, 2014 / By
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Conference Details

Thursday, April 10, 2014 / 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
California State University, Long Beach – USU Ballrooms
1250 Bellflower Blvd...

Young & Not Invincible: Health Dept. Responds to Youths’ Statements on Affordable Care Act

Mar. 19, 2014 / By
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One in four young people currently don’t have healthcare, according to a study by the Young Invincibles, a national organization committed to mobilizing and expanding opportunities for young people age 18 to 34...

Do Young “Invincibles” Need Health Insurance?

Mar. 10, 2014 / By
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According to Young, as of February 12th, 800,070 youth nationwide have signed up for health care through the Affordable Care Act. ..

Get Covered Now

Mar. 7, 2014 / By
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Long Beach Mental Health Resources

Feb. 12, 2014 / By
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This is not intended to be a complete list of resources in Long Beach. The agencies listed should not be interpreted as a recommendation or an endorsement by the City of Long Beach...

Khmer Girls in Action Hosts Health Fair and Wellness Week at Four Long Beach High Schools

Feb. 7, 2014 / By
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Khmer Girls In Action will host a week-long event across four different high schools to educate, excite and engage students in being healthy and well.   ..