Health and Wellness (Page 54)

The City of Orange Hearing Loss Association of America chapter will welcome a four-legged guest at its Saturday, February 2, 2019 morning meeting. Jennifer Dentino, an instructor at two training facilities (Jump Start and Courteous Canines) will share her wealth of experience in canine training, including training deaf dogs – …continue reading

Perdue Foods, LLC, a Perry, Ga. establishment, is recalling approximately 68,244 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically wood, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The ready-to-eat chicken nugget items were produced on Oct. 25, 2018. …continue reading

Most doctors accept Medicare as full payment for their services. But some accept it only for certain services, and others don’t accept it at all. What does this mean for you? If you have Original Medicare, it means you should try to use doctors, hospitals, medical equipment suppliers, and other …continue reading

St. Irenaeus Health Ministry is offering a free workshop on Connecting and Communicating with a Person with Memory Loss, “A New Way of Talking” on Monday, January 28th from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at St. Irenaeus Parish Hall, 5201 Evergreen Ave., Cypress, CA 90630. Kari Walker, Director of Education …continue reading

In his first act as California’s 40th Governor, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a series of major, first-in-the-nation executive actions and budget proposals to lower prescription drug and health care costs for all California families and move California closer to the goal of health care for all. Governor Newsom’s health care …continue reading

Facility dog Zeta is now at work at MemorialCare Miller Children's and Women's Hospital Long Beach. Courtesy photo.

MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach understands the impact that animals can make on patients and their recoveries. Each day, several therapy dogs roam the halls of the hospital looking forward to brightening a patient’s day. Following the success of the Pet Therapy Program, Miller Children’s & Women’s …continue reading

MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach

MemorialCare Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach understands and embraces the power of music and its healing effect on hospitalized children. Through the Music Therapy Program at Miller Children’s & Women’s, patients of all ages receive joy from listening to their favorite songs or music artists, and even creating …continue reading

Writing for the Sacramento Bee, Sophia Bollag says that new hires by incoming California Governor Gavin Newsom show that he’s serious about his campaign promise to implement universal health care: Incoming chief of staff Ann O’Leary helped develop the Children’s Health Insurance Program when she worked in the Bill Clinton …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for November 25 through December 1 include deaths in Anaheim and Huntington Beach, I-405 construction, and the wonder of the solar system. The Top Ten Stories for November 25 through December 1 the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for October 2018 include a family reunion, a death sentence, veto of judicial pension reform, and The Great Pacific Airshow. The Top Ten Stories for October 2018 were the most read stories at Orange County Breeze over the month of May 2018 (excluding weather forecasts and events): …continue reading