Health and Wellness

Workshops for those with cancer

Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara will host the following free virtual educational workshops for people affected by cancer. Cancer and the Law: Five Tips in Spanish from 6 to 7 p.m. Wed., April 21. The workshop will discuss the importance of various legal issues that can stem from a cancer diagnosis and five tips on how to approach them. The […]

Finding work through Project Search

People with disabilities helped in obtaining employment


The pandemic interrupted Kevin Clark’s internship at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Oxnard last year. The 25-yearold can’t wait to get back to work. The Camarillo resident, who is deaf and nonverbal, always knew he would be a great fit for a workplace; he just needed a chance to demonstrate his positive attitude and skills. That’s when Project Search […]

Milestone heart procedure achieved at Los Robles hospital

Hearts are being healed at Los Robles Regional Medical Center using what the hospital calls a “game-changing device.” Neurologist Gilbert Tausch is the 100th person at Los Robles Regional Medical Center to be implanted with the Watchman-FLX, a Food and Drug Administration-approved implantable device for the treatment of atrial fibrillation, commonly referred to as AFib. “I was taking a blood […]

BRIEFS

Walking to support suicide prevention The annual Out of the Darkness Campus Walk, hosted by the Los Angeles and Central Coast chapters of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, will be held at 11 a.m. Sat., April 24 online and anywhere participants like. Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (District 44) will speak at the event, along with others. There will be a […]


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