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Entries Tagged as 'Staying Healthy'

SHPD, DEA to host Drug Take-Back collection

September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Staying Healthy

The Signal Hill Police Department (SHPD) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10am to 2pm during their Drug Take-Back event. The public may take in […]

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Recipe for a healthy kitchen

September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · nutrition, Staying Healthy

Carol Berg Sloan RD Staff Writer I mostly write about nutrition, but another factor for good health is food safety. Here are a few tools for your kitchen to keep it one of the safest places in the house. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that every year about 48 million people in […]

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Fall is here– time to plant!

September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Staying Healthy

Jennifer E. Beaver Columnist If April is the cruelest month (or so says poet T.S. Eliot), September is certainly the most confusing. And what of the month following? Surely, Steely Dan had October in mind for the lyric, “Here come those Santa Ana winds again” (from the song “Babylon Sisters”). Okay, enough with the literary […]

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Signal Hill to host its first Community Health Day

September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Staying Healthy

The City of Signal Hill will host the inaugural Community Health Day on Saturday, Sept. 29, 8am to 11am at Discovery Well Park, 2200 Temple Ave. Dubbed “Let’s Move, Signal Hill,” the free event will feature a Community Walk and Fun Run, fitness booths and demonstrations, healthy snacks, a kids’ fun zone and prize drawings. […]

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Patients, hospital staff sign steel beam that will complete construction of new cancer pavilion

September 21st, 2012 · No Comments · Staying Healthy

Long Beach Memorial celebrated a construction milestone– the final piece of structural steel– of the new Todd Cancer Pavilion with a commemorative “Topping Out Ceremony” on Sept. 14. Cancer survivors, current patients, hospital staff, physicians, construction crews and community leaders all gathered to be part of MemorialCare Todd Cancer Institute (TCI) history by autographing the […]

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