health and wellness

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Due to record numbers of pediatric hospitalizations and daily emergency room visits for respiratory infections, the County Health Officer and OC Health Care Agency (HCA) Medical Directors are strongly encouraging Orange County residents to follow disease preventive measures. “Orange County is seeing very high numbers respiratory illness, specifically Respiratory Syncytial …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for October 23 through October 29 include murder in Long Beach, Halloween in Anaheim, and distracted driving. Top Ten Stories for October 23 through October 29 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Long Beach Police detectives …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for September 11 through September 17 include a CDC health alert, arterial road construction, and an off-ramp closure. Top Ten Stories for September 11 through September 17 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): CDC issues health …continue reading

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September is National Preparedness Month, and the City of Garden Grove’s Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) program will offer a CPR, AED, First Aid combination course on Saturday, September 10, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Christ Cathedral Cultural Center, third floor, located at 13280 Chapman Avenue. …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for July 31 through August 06 include an armed man at Stater Bros., a traffic fatality, and a freeway full closure. Top Ten Stories for July 31 through August 06 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for May 08 through May 14 included an in-custody death, a suspected DUI fatal collision, and an OC Streetcar milestone. Top Ten Stories for May 08 through May 14 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Female …continue reading

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Governor Gavin Newsom unveiled the 2022-23 May Revision Proposal, which continues to reflect the state’s vision to defend women’s right to choose, expand access to health care for all Californians, and protect the most vulnerable. “We applaud Governor Newsom’s actions to support the whole-child, whole-family framework by investing in children’s …continue reading

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While pulling together the Top Ten Stories list on Sunday, April 10, I realized that I have neglected monthly, quarterly, and yearly Top Ten Stories. The last monthly Top Ten Stories article was for September 2021. As part of catching up, here is a list of the Top Ten Stories …continue reading