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All Revved Up for Relay for Life

By Sandra Coopersmith Features Writer "Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans."-- John Lennon, "Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy)" Anyone who's gone through a life changing...

 

Remarkable Cancer Survivor Event in June

A 24-hour event celebrating cancer survivors, the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Baldwin Hills 2018, will happen starting June 23 at 9 a.m. This exceptional event will remember those we've lost, encouraging us to fight back; it...

 

West Coast Launch of the RULER Anchors of Emotional Intelligence Institute

"Emotions drive learning, decisions, relationships, health and much of our everyday effectiveness." Marc A. Brackett, Ph.D. The Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and The Willows Community School...

 

Healthy Classes for Seniors

Goal: To reach out to Seniors, bringing opportunities to improve fitness and wellness.: Senior Fitness & Stretch Fitness Classes Stretch Fitness: Excellent floor class, helping seniors to be able to get up & down from the floor. While on the floor,...

 

Walk with a Doc on Saturday

Join local residents as they Walk with a Doc Culver City this Saturday March 17 at the Veteran’s Park. Dr. Sarah Carpenter will discuss turmeric studies. Turmeric has been used in Asia for thousands of years and is a major part of Ayurveda, Siddha...

 
 By Rick Beavin    Health    January 25, 2018

Eligible for the Medicare Special Enrollment Period?

The federal government has announced a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for people with Medicare impacted by the fires in California and who live (or did live at the time of the disaster) in impacted areas where the Federal Emergency Management...

 

Culver City Disability Services Awarded by US Congress

The Culver City Disability Advisory Committee and Disability Services Program was awarded with a 2016 Congressional Recognition of Excellence Award from Representative Karen Bass (California 37th...

 

SANDY SEGAL YOUTH HEALTH CENTER WILL LET THEIR DREAMS SAIL

Save the date for the annual Friends of the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center annual fundraising gala on Saturday, February 24, 2018. The theme of the event this year is Let Their Dreams Sail. Councilman Jim B. Clarke will be honored for his many...

 

Walk With A Doc This Saturday

Walk With A Doc\Culver City in Veterans Park at 4117 Overland Avenue begins with warmup and a talk about injury and how not to become a statistic by Dr. Jeff Penso. The event begins at 8:45 and is free and open to the public....

 

Walk With A Doc Saturday

This Month’s Walk Begins at Culver City Park at Jefferson And Duquesne this Saturday September 16 at 8:45 am. Dr. Carpenter will speak On ‘Curing Cancer 2017.’ park next to the boneyard dog park and continue up the ramp to Bill Botts little...

 

Friends Of The Health Center Honor One Of Their Own

The Friends of the Sandy Segal Youth Health Center recently honored Board Member Pat Levinson, Special Projects, at a Dodger Baseball themed barbecue at the home of Dr. Sarah Carpenter, President. Pat, a retired educator, has been actively involved...

 

DIDI HIRSCH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES PRESENTS 19th ANNUAL ALIVE & RUNNING A 5K WALK/RUN FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services presents the 19th Annual Alive & Running 5K Walk/Run for Suicide Prevention. The event will take place on Sunday, September 24 beginning at 7 a.m. at West 88th Street & La Tijera Boulevard just north of LAX....

 

Walk with a Doc

The popular Walk with a Doc program turns its attention to the danger of the upcoming eclipse and will be held on Saturday August 19. The walk begins 8:45 am at Veterans Park At 8:45 am Dr. Jeff Penso will speak about the Dangers of the Eclipse....

 

Free Kid-Friendly Health Fair at Westside Family Health Center

Westside Family Health Center (WFHC), a community health center located in Santa Monica, will celebrate with a free, community-wide Health Fair on Tuesday, August 15 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at...

 

UCLA Health Magazine Has A Lot To Offer

In Georgia’s De Kalb County Hillary Clinton received more than 78 percent of the votes cast for president in 2016. I hope Councilmember Jim Clarke’s ears are on, because for all you...

 

Florida Considers Statewide Ban On Fracking

Before President Obama left office he signed the 21st Century Cures Act to study Alzheimer’s disease, cancer and spur new disease treatments. The measure would provide nearly $4.8 billion over the...

 

Therapeutic Yoga at Senior Center

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation is bringing “RxRelax Seated Therapeutic Yoga” to the Los Angeles area. In conjunction with the Culver City Senior Center and UCLA Longevity Center, this free seminar is part of a national tour with experts...

 

Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Partners With Local Law Enforcement

Kaiser Permanente West Los Angeles Medical Center, in partnership with local law enforcement agencies, encourages community members to participate in the 12th “National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day” event on Saturday, October 22 from 10 a.m....

 

Deaf Learn to Communicate

Imagine being born with a hearing loss, but not having it diagnosed for eight years. Comedian Kathy Buckley knows that all too well when she was put in school for retardation for two years, before her parents realized she simply could not hear. As...

 

Alzheimers Community Forum Coming To Culver City

Our risk for memory loss increases as we age. What can we do now to keep our brains healthy? Are there foods that we can eat that will help our memory? What do we do if we see signs of memory loss? These questions and more will be answered at a free...

 

West LA's Premier Women's Cancer 5K Welcomes Culver City Author

Culver City kids will have a chance to meet their favorite local author, Tami Fitzkoff, at the 15TH Annual Kickin’ Cancer!® 5K Run / Walk / Stroll on October 2 at 11620 San Vicente Blvd. It’s the Lynne Cohen Foundation’s flagship event to end...

 

Kaiser Permanente West LA To Host Free Teen Pregnancy Prevention Seminar

KP West LA continues its commitment to educating teens and their parents about pregnancy consequences and prevention, birth control options, and sexually-transmitted diseases with its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Seminar on Oct. 1 from 8:30 a.m. to 1...

 

Walk With A Doc A drug-free approach to lowering high blood pressure

Walk With A Doc/Culver City, Saturday, September 17 at 8:45 a,m at Veterans Park, 41 17 Overland, near the tennis courts. Dr. Sarah Carpenter, Pediatrician and volunteer at the Sandy Segal Youth...

 

Medicare Open Enrollment Comes To Culver City

With the annual Medicare Open Enrollment Period (Oct. 15-Dec.7) right around the corner, many Los Angeles residents are looking for resources to learn about their health care coverage options. In its fifth year, National Medicare Education Week...

 

It's Walk With A Doc Saturday

Walk With A Doc/Culver City will occur Saturday, August 20 at 8:45 a,m. at Veterans Park, 4117 Overland, Culver City near the tennis courts. Jeffrey Penso will briefly discuss “The healing powers of venom.” and lead the group on a walk through...

 

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