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City of LB to offer walk-in flu clinics

October 12th, 2012 · No Comments · Health, Health & Wellness

The City of Long Beach Department of Health, with assistance from the American Red Cross, has announced the dates for its 2012 flu clinics. This year’s walk-in flu clinics will begin on Oct. 23 and continue through Nov. 30. The clinics are for people age 60 and older and adults ages 18–59 who are at […]

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St. Vincent’s PR deputy director named asst. director of Little League’s Western Region

June 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · Fitness & Beauty, Health

Brian Pickering, who has served as deputy director of public relations for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul Council of Los Angeles since 2001, has been named assistant director in Little League’s Western Region, according to Stephen D. Keener, president and chief executive officer of Little League Baseball and Softball. The Western Region office, […]

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Red Cross launches First-Aid app to give smartphone users life-saving information

June 22nd, 2012 · No Comments · Fitness & Beauty, Health

The American Red Cross has launched its official First-Aid app, putting free and simple life-saving information right in the hands of smartphone users. The app is the first in a series to be devised by the organization, and it’s the only First-Aid app created or endorsed by the American Red Cross for use on both […]

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Safety tips to keep children healthy and happy in summer

July 15th, 2011 · No Comments · Health

By Danny Luna The summer season is always an exciting one for children and their families.

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Councilmember Dee Andrews joins NFL player Desean Jackson in free pancreatic cancer awareness fair

July 15th, 2011 · No Comments · Health

Sixth District Councilmember Dee Andrews, along with NFL player Desean Jackson and his mother Gayle Jackson, will host a free Family Health & Safety Resource Fair with a Focus on Pancreatic Cancer on Saturday, July 16 from 10am to 4pm, at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, 1950 Lemon Ave.

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