Tag: medicine

You Saved How Much With GoodRX?

UNITED STATES—Toni: I am a weekly follower of your Toni Says® Medicare column and would like to let your readers in on a wonderful...

Time To See The Doctor

UNITED STATES—I will be the first to admit it: I’m terrified of going to the doctor just like so many other Americans! My first...

“The Resident” Is Polarizing Look At Medicine!

HOLLYWOOD—There have been great medical dramas on TV over the years. I mean “ER,” “Grey’s Anatomy” and recently the ABC hit “The Good Doctor.”...

The Frustration With Being Ill

HOLLYWOOD—I tell this to people all the time so I have no trouble being a bit frank with my audience. I rarely get ill...

Santa Monica Police Department To Host Drug Take Back Day

SANTA MONICA—The Santa Monica Police Department will be hosting the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 28. The event will take...

Drug-Store-Go-Round

UNITED STATES—The drug store was a place where the community manifest itself. People could make any old comment about the weather and it would...

West Hollywood Pharmacy Sued Over Issues From Testosterone Product

WEST HOLLYWOOD—On Thursday, April 20, a family filed a lawsuit against Great Earth Compounding Pharmacy in West Hollywood, the Akasha Center for Integrative Medicine...

Affordable Health Care Act Here To Stay

UNITED STATES—Well Donald Trump, um, President Donald Trump, you don’t always get what you want. Yeah, after months of professing to the American public...

Grappling When You Are Feeling Blue

UNITED STATES—Feeling sick is NEVER a good feeling for any person. I mean this month I have been sick twice, yes I said it...

UCLA Performs Most Organ Transplants In 2016

WESTWOOD—Data published by the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) in January shows that UCLA has provided the most combined heart and lung transplants among...

What To Do When You Are Sick?

UNITED STATES—Being ill or sick as most of us like to call it is no fun feeling. For many Americans, when we get sick...

Taking Your Health Serious

UNITED STATES—How often do you go to the doctor? No, that is a serious question that I am proposing. Some of us would like...

Competence In The Medical Arena

UNITED STATES—I can truly see why so many people are at times skeptical about going to the doctor. This past month has totally questioned...

Why Now Is the Best Time To Train As A Nurse

UNITED STATES—If you are trying to decide on a career or are considering having a total career change, there’s never been a better time...

Los Angeles County To Distribute HIV Prevention Pill

LOS ANGELES—On Tuesday, June 9, Los Angeles County Supervisors voted to construct a plan to distribute a HIV prevention pill to at risk residents. The motion,...

Our Statin-Induced Nightmare (Part 2)

Editor's Note: This is Part Two of a four-part series chronicling the medical history of Hazel's father and the complications of his prescribed choleserol...
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