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As Healthcare Dominates Headlines, 1,500 Women Gather for Health Expo

Saturday, November 2, 2013 | 4:24 am

About 1,500 women gathered for the 13th Southern California Women’s Health Conference and Expo on Friday at the Pasadena Convention Center where they were inspired and encouraged to sustain healthy practices over a lifetime. Lena Kennedy’s vision, a Pasaden... More »

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Hired Healing Hands

Monday, June 18, 2012 | 2:08 pm

It goes almost without saying that summer activities bring bruises, aches, and pains which need TLC and careful watching, and among the very best local practiced eyes and healing hands you can hire are those of chiropractor, Dr. Kevin Cressey. Cressey – hims... More »

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Why Do People Choke When the Stakes Are High?

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 | 9:30 am

In sports, on a game show, or just on the job, what causes people to choke when the stakes are high? A new study by researchers at the Caltech suggests that when there are high financial incentives to succeed, people can become so afraid of losing their potent... More »

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Healthy Alternatives from Stonefire Grill

Wednesday, June 8, 2011 | 12:10 pm

  Market Manager Justin Lopez explains the virtues of the Sesame Glazed Salmon I’m sure that it hasn’t escaped your notice (I’ve tried but I’ve noticed!) that many of your favorite restaurants now have the calorie counts next to your favorite dishes (... More »

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Improving Health Assessments with a Single Cell

Thursday, May 26, 2011 | 6:08 am

There’s a wealth of health information hiding in the human immune system. Accessing it, however, can be very challenging, as the many and complex roles that the immune system plays can mask the critical information that is relevant to addressing specific healt... More »

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A Spa for Body and Soul

Wednesday, June 9, 2010 | 3:26 pm

  Couples Suite Taking the five elements of Traditional Chinese Medicine a step further, the newly opened spa at the Huntington Hotel combines them with messages, scrubs and wraps to treat the whole person. The five elements are: Wood, Fire, Metal, Earth and ... More »

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A Raw Lifestyle

Friday, July 17, 2009 | 7:44 pm

It was a battle with cancer that inspired Pasadena’s Tegra Little, live food chef and teacher, to switch to a raw diet. When diagnosed in 2004, Little sought out an alternative to chemotherapy and checked into the Optimum Health Institute of San Diego, a welln... More »

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Gym Owner Shows Clients How To Go Pro

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 | 10:52 am

With Carina Weston, owner of Pro Fitness Network, by her side, San Marino resident Lourdes Tedmori hoisted an 8-lb. medicine ball above her head and stepped into a deep lunge early. One of Weston’s several clients participating in a semi-personal training fi... More »

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TV’s “Biggest Loser” Kicks Off National Diabetes Tour in Altadena

Thursday, May 14, 2009 | 12:07 pm

The winner of TV’s “The Biggest Loser” reality show stopped by Webster’s Pharmacy in Altadena Thursday morning to kick off a national awareness campaign focused on the severity of diabetes and the critical role pharmacists play in diabetes treatmen... More »

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Pasadena Salon and Jeweler Unite Against Breast Cancer

Tuesday, March 31, 2009 | 3:14 pm

Touché Salon & Day Spa and BoobooSheek Jewelry joined together with the Circle of Huntington Hospital in the fight against breast cancer on Friday, October 10. BoobooSheek released their new “Pink” line of Swarovski Crystals bracelets to benefit Huntington Ho... More »