Long Beach asthma
From mid-August to October 2, 2014, CDC or state public health laboratories have confirmed a total of 514 people from 43 states and the District of Columbia with respiratory illness caused by EV-D68.
The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services confirms that an infant in Long Beach has been diagnosed with Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68).
The community is invited to attend the free 5th Annual Long Beach Asthma Resource Fair on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM at Admiral Kidd Park, 2125 Santa Fe Ave. May is Asthma Awareness Month.
“This is a great opportunity to learn more about asthma and other health impacts of air pollution, and how to address and mitigate these impacts,” said Mayor Bob Foster.
The Long Beach City Clerk Department will have an election information booth at various upcoming events throughout Long Beach. City Clerk staff will provide residents with information regarding the General Municipal Election on June 3, 2014.
This morning, the American Lung Association released State of the Air 2014, an annual report on air quality which lists both the cleanest and most polluted areas in the country. This year’s report shows continued progress in efforts to reduce ozone and particle pollution, and reinforces the importance of the state’s strong clean air leadership in reducing the public’s exposure to harmful air.
Eliezer Nussbaum, M.D., medical director, pediatric pulmonary center, Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University of California, Irvine
Asthma is one of the most common chronic childhood disorders affecting an estimated 7.1 million children in the U.S.
The Long Beach Department of Health and Human Services invites residents to celebrate asthma awareness month by participating in the third annual Asthma Resource Fair on Saturday, May 18, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Admiral Kidd Park, 2125 Santa Fe Ave.
The Breathe Easy Mobile Care Clinic will be at the Rose Park Blue Grass Festival this weekend, with additional stops planned throughout the month of August.
The St. Mary Medical Center Breathe Easy Mobile Care Clinic will be making appearances at several health fairs during the month of August to provide free respiratory and/or cardiopulmonary tests and screenings.
The Breathe Easy Mobile Care Clinic makes its first stop at American Gold Star Manor on Thursday, May 17. It will also be at the Long Beach Asthma Resource Fair in Admiral Kidd Park on Saturday, May 19.
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