October 17, 2019 The Best Source of News, Culture, Lifestyle for Culver City, Mar Vista, Del Rey, Palms and West Los Angeles

Category: Senior


UCLA physician offers tips to beat the heat as temperatures rise

October 1, 2014

October 1, 2014

With Southland temperatures expected to soar again to triple-digit territory by this weekend and rise above normal on the Westside,...

Malibu Senior Center hosts National Fall Prevention Awareness Week activities

September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014

Starting today, the Malibu Senior Center has a full week of educational and entertaining activities through Sept. 26 to celebrate...

Anthem Blue Cross, seven hospital systems announce affordable health care partnership

September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Anthem Blue Cross and seven hospital systems plan to announce today a partnership to provide affordable health care to residents...

Call for Santa Monica mountain peak to be named for Milt McAuley

September 10, 2014

September 10, 2014

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have voted to urge federal officials to name a peak in the Santa Monica...

Hollywood Hills Man Celebrates 104th Birthday

June 20, 2014

June 20, 2014

A Hollywood Hills man who celebrated his 104th birthday today attributes his longevity to never using cigarettes or drinking alcohol...

Cedars-Sinai to Train Barbers to Check for High Blood Pressure

June 18, 2014

June 18, 2014

The head of Cedars-Sinai’s hypertension center will use an $8.5 million grant to help train black barbers to check men...

New Gene Involved in Parkinson’s Disease Identified by UCLA Researchers

June 5, 2014

June 5, 2014

UCLA researchers identified a new gene involved in Parkinson’s disease – a finding that may provide a target for a...

Los Angeles Doctor Charged with Medicare Fraud

June 3, 2014

June 3, 2014

A Los Angeles physician was charged on June 3 in connection with an alleged $33 million Medicare fraud scheme. Robert...

Understanding Hospice Care & Medicare Coverage

May 5, 2014

May 5, 2014

By Ron Pollack Families USA Executive Director If someone in your family needs hospice care, this column explains what it...

Forever Daughters To Host 1st Annual Luncheon For Motherless Daughters

April 25, 2014

April 25, 2014

For most women, Mother’s Day is a time to celebrate that powerful bond between a mother and her daughter. But...