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Cedars-Sinai to increase support to safety-net groups

LOS ANGELES — Cedars-Sinai has announced that it is deepening its commitment to the health and well-being of underserved populations in Los Angeles County by significantly increasing its financial support for safety-net organizations that serve people experiencing homelessness and others who are vulnerable. The institution is contributing $15 million to 108 nonprofit programs, including Planned Read More…

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Waters visits local hospital on healthcare weekend

INGLEWOOD — In support of House Democrats’ Healthcare Weekend of Action, U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters hosted a health care roundtable at Centinela Hospital Medical Center June 15.  Centinela Hospital has served residents of Inglewood and the surrounding areas since 1924. Each year it provides health services to more than 140,000 patients and their families. During Read More…

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Plant-based diet helps heart patient recover his strength

LOS ANGELES — It’s Heart Health Awareness Month, a time to remember that heart conditions can often be prevented when people make healthy choices and manage their health conditions.  Steve Peters, a 57-year-old game designer from Culver City, is a perfect example. Last year he began to find it difficult to do the things he Read More…