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Bullying, Super Heroes, and Fitness
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Bullying, Super Heroes, and Fitness

Bullying today is much more than kicking sand in another’s face. Words can hurt. As you know, words today can go a lot further than school hallways, classrooms, and playgrounds. As another school year begins, we face the threat of cyber bullying, which can be much more detrimental. Can fitness and sports help overcome bullying?…

Business Profile: ChapCare Pasadena
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Business Profile: ChapCare Pasadena

By Amelia Favela Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare) has become widely known as the center that provides underserved community members an opportunity to receive first-rate healthcare services. With four facilities throughout the Pasadena area, residents never have to go far to receive top-tier treatment. The city serves as the root of all Southern California…

UCLA Researchers Develop New Treatment for the Deadliest Form of Brain Cancer
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UCLA Researchers Develop New Treatment for the Deadliest Form of Brain Cancer

UCLA scientists have developed a potentially promising new combination therapy for glioblastoma, the most common and deadliest form of brain cancer. Glioblastoma, also known as grade IV glioma, is an aggressive primary brain tumor in humans. Approximately 23,000 people in the U.S. are diagnosed with glioblastoma (GBM) every year. Patients usually receive surgery, chemotherapy and…

Business Profile: ChapCare El Monte
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Business Profile: ChapCare El Monte

By Amelia Favela “Healthy People, Strong Communities” is the mission of Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare). Noted as the largest healthcare center in the San Gabriel Valley by having the most facilities, ChapCare puts its belief into practice by providing many uninsured and underserved areas with high-quality medical care that naturally makes for stronger…

Local Physician Appointed to Commission on Cancer Position
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Local Physician Appointed to Commission on Cancer Position

AnaMaria Garza , M.D., received a three-year appointment as Cancer Liaison Physician for the cancer program at Methodist Hospital Southern California. Cancer Liaison Physicians are an integral part of cancer programs accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC). Dr. Garza is among a national network of more than 1,500 volunteer physicians…

Business Profile: ChapCare
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Business Profile: ChapCare

By Amelia Favela Community Health Alliance of Pasadena (ChapCare) is a high-quality health center that provides communities of the San Gabriel Valley with affordable healthcare services. The always up-to-date facility was established in 1995 and has grown healthy relationships with SGV communities, as they now have a total of seven locations: four in Pasadena, two…

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