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By: Deepak Rajpoot, M.D., medical director, pediatric nephrology, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach Pediatric urological and renal conditions constantly present parents with challenges, not only because the symptoms of these conditions are mostly hidden, but also because parents don’t realize how common some of these conditions can be.
By Todd Hutton, M.D., medical director, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy, MemorialCare Center for Mental Health & Wellness, Community Hospital Long Beach Feeling down during the holidays can be tough, especially when it seems like the rest of the world is moving along without a worry.
Last week, the Metro Board of Directors was informed by Kinkisharyo International, who was contracted to build new Metro rail cars, that the company was withdrawing plans to construct a manufacturing plant in Los Angeles County.
With vaccination exemption rates on the rise among children in the region, the MemorialCare Pediatric Best Practice Team has issued a position statement urging parents to follow the recommended vaccines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP).
Tyra Monette Submitted by Long Beach Memorial, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach & Community Hospital Long Beach In her junior year at Woodrow Wilson Classical High School, Tyra Monette had a lot going for her.
By: Kenneth Huh, M.D., pediatric orthopedic surgeon, sports medicine specialist, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach Kids competing in sports is as common as fireworks in July, because for most kids being active is a way of life.
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.
Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske Councilwoman Gerrie Schipske issued the following statement in response to recent crime statistics and the report that sex trafficking is increasing in Long Beach:
The other day I was on the 26th floor of my friend’s condo on Ocean Boulevard and I got my first look at the streets I walk every day– from above. I didn’t know the 7-11 looked so tiny because on a Friday night or the Sunday after the Pride parade it looks like Union Station inside.
By: Danny Luna, injury prevention coordinator, Family Safety Coalition at Miller Children’s Hospital Long Beach Time to get the barbecues, pool toys and baseball bats out of the garage because summer is officially here!