health and wellness

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

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U.S. Representative Young Kim (CA-39) joined Assistant Speaker Katherine Clark (MA-05) to introduce the bipartisan, bicameral Into the Light for Maternal Mental Health (MMH) and Substance Use Disorders (SUD) Act of 2022 to improve outcomes for the screening and treatment of maternal mental health and substance use disorders. This bipartisan …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for March 13 through March 19 include a fiery solo accident, murder on the beach, and an injured musician returns to the stage. Top Ten Stories for March 13 through March 19 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts …continue reading

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For the second straight year, Providence St. Jude Medical Center has been recognized for outstanding patient care with the Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award. Providence St. Joseph Hospital, Orange, made Healthgrades American’s 250 Best Hospitals for the third consecutive year. The recognition of top clinical quality and patient outcomes …continue reading

Cover art for the February 2022 issue of OCB's Dining, Arts, and Entertainment guide. Photo courtesty of OC Parks and Irvine Ranch Conservancy.

Top Ten Stories for February 06 through February 12 include Laguna wildfire evacuation, foodborne illness, and new Amazon jobs. Top Ten Stories for February 06 through February 12 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Immediate evacuation of Irvine Cove …continue reading