Long Beach American Cancer Society
Long Beach City College Athletics and the California Community College Men’s and Women’s Basketball Coaches Association have teamed up to support Coaches vs. Cancer with a great night of fundraising and awareness.
Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach is the first children’s hospital cancer program in California to receive Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS).
Free medical screenings are one of the central offerings of the 1st Annual Long Beach Health and Wellness Community Fair which is scheduled to take place Saturday, September 8, 2012 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The Health and Wellness Fair will be held at St.
Photo by Gisela Giardino
Submitted by MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Memorial
The U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) – a panel of non-Federal professionals in the field of prevention and evidence-based medicine, which reviews clinical preventative health care services and provides recommendations – released recommendations and guidelines that advise biannual mammogram for women ages 50-74.
Photo by Justin Shearer
The City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) is informing residents who want to stop smoking that they now have another resource to help them quit. All Los Angeles County residents are now eligible to receive a free 1-month supply of nicotine patches by calling 1-800-NO-BUTTS.
The MemorialCare Breast Center at Long Beach Memorial has been granted a three-year/full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.
St. Mary Medical Center and the American Cancer Society Long Beach Chapter presents the 4th Annual Women’s Health Forum with a focus on lesbian health and cancer issues.
The event will be held from 9 a.m. until noon on Saturday, June 12 on the hospital campus in the Health Enhancement Center at 1055 Linden Avenue.
Pack your bags, The Coalition for a Smoke Free Long Beach is hosting travel-themed meeting on Wednesday, September 23 to explore “The Road to a Tobacco Free Long Beach.”
The Coalition meeting will take place from 3:00 p.m.
On Wednesday, May 20, the City of Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services (Health Department) will host a Smoke Free Apartments Community Forum from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at the John Parr Health Enhancement Center at St.