Winter is approaching– break out the sunscreen!

While it’s understood that taking sun-safety precautions during the summer months is a must, many people don’t realize they need to protect their skin year-round– even while indoors. The temperature may drop, and the sunlight may be less intense, but the amount of ultraviolet (UV) solar radiation that reaches Earth remains very strong, even during…

MemorialCare Health System appoints new Breast Center director

Officials at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center (LBMMC) and Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center (OCMMC)– two hospitals in the MemorialCare Health System– have named Homayoon Sanati, MD medical director of the MemorialCare Breast Center at LBMMC and OCMMC. In his new role, Sanati will conduct leading-edge breast cancer research and lead the MemorialCare’s multi-disciplinary breast…