Posts Tagged as "medicine"

Long Beach Lifts 3-Year Ban On Marijuana Dispensaries

Oct. 12, 2015 / By
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New state laws created a framework for the city of Long Beach to end its three-year de-facto ban on the drug.

The Children’s Clinic

Jun. 6, 2012 / By
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Health Education and Outreach

The Health Education and Outreach (HEO) Department at TCC is made up of a dedicated team of Community Health Workers, Volunteer Promotores (Health Promoters) and health education and behavioral change specialists...

The Health Care Law and You

Mar. 30, 2012 / By
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Former Nurse Finds New Way to Serve Community

Mar. 29, 2012 / By
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By Rogelio Montaño,

Coachella Unincorporated

When Lilia Rebollar came to the United States from Mexico, the only work the former nurse could find was in the agricultural fields of the Eastern Coachella Valley...

Latinas — The Main Victims of Cervical Cancer in California

Jan. 13, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Feature, Maria Luisa Arredondo, Posted: Jan 12, 2012

For more than six years, Lilia Fuentes did not get a Pap test...

Residents of Coachella Valley Suffer High Rates of Sickness

Jan. 3, 2012 / By
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California Watch, News Report, Bernice Yeung, Posted: Jan 03, 2012

Although they live near the trappings of a fit and healthy lifestyle, close to lush golf courses and luxury day spas, Coachella Valley residents are sicker and in poorer health than other Californians, according to a new analysis of multiple health studies...

Got Insurance? Calif. Program Helps Some Denied Due to Pre-existing Conditions

Dec. 16, 2011 / By
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New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Dec 12, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO–In the one year Gabe Chavez was without health insurance after being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, life, he said, “was horrible.”..