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Methodist Hospital Unveils $2 Million in Upgrades to Cath Labs

By Terry Miller   Methodist Hospital has re-opened their Cath Lab 3, which has been updated with the same technology as their Cath Lab 2. A catheterization laboratory, or cath lab, is an examination room with diagnostic…

Derby Day’s 5 K brings out over 5,500 runners

Thousands of participants turned out for the annual Derby Day 5K Run and Walk, which began on Saturday morning in the parking lot of the Santa Anita Race Track and…

Survey on sales of tobacco & unhealthy products revealed

Results of a new, statewide survey on nearly 7,400 businesses offering retail sales of tobacco were announced today by the California Department of Public Health in conjunction with city health…

Tissue-penetrating light releases chemotherapy inside cancer cells

Researchers from the cancer nanotechnology and signal transduction and therapeutics programs of UCLA’s Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center (JCCC) have developed an innovative technique that can carry chemotherapy safely and release…