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19 Aug Hoag Orthopedic Institute Keeps One Mouseketeer Dancing

[caption id="attachment_15606" align="alignleft" width="314"] Photo taken from Yahoo! Article[/caption] ‘The Show Must Go On!’ Sherry Alberoni Van Meter had put off knee surgery for 15 years, fearing that potential complications from the surgery would be worse than the pain she was already suffering. But the day...

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13 Aug Redlands Community Hospital Miracle Baby Turns 1

                  Told that her child would have a five percent chance of survival, Kristy Thiem, 33, of Redlands said nothing would stop her from convincing doctors to save her son’s life.  Born dangerously pre-term at 22 weeks on July 19, 2014 at just over a pound,...

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02 Aug AltaMed PrEP HIV Prevention Campaign

Photo by: Heidi de Marco/KHN To mark National HIV Testing Day (June 27, 2015), AltaMed Health Services, one of Los Angeles County’s largest health care providers of HIV/AIDS care, launched its first comprehensive prevention campaign about the usage of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), using the drug Truvada. Truvada...

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