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World Health Day LA

A Ramona Gardens Collaborative Health Fair

Ramona Gardens Recreation Center

2830 Lancaster Ave. Los Angeles, CA. 90033

Join us for this free event!

•    FREE health screenings!
•    FREE health education!
•    FREE entertainment!
•    FREE sports and activities fair!
•    FREE hair cut or manicure for first 100 attendees

… And more!

World Health Day LA is co-sponsored by the USC Institute for Global HealthUSC Phi Delta Chi, Ramona Gardens Collaborative, City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks and Global Health Review. /World Health Day LA es co-patronicado por USC Institute for Global Health, USC Phi Delta Chi, Ramona Gardens Collaborative, City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks and Global Health Review.

Spanish translation services provided by East Los Angeles Service Area / Servicios de traducción Español donado por East Los Angeles Service Area 

SCHEDULE / HORARIO

9:00 a.m. – Health fair opens and activities and health screenings begin / La feria de salud se abre y actividades y exámenes de salud comienzan

10:00 a.m. – Welcome address / Discurso de bienvenida

11:00 a.m. – Zumba class led by Bianca Miyazaki-Jovel, sponsored by  USC Recreational Sports / Clase de Zumba enseñada por Bianca Miyazaki-Jovel, patrocinado por Deportes Recreativos de USC

12:30 p.m. – Last chance to register for the health fair / última oportunidad de registrarse para la feria de salud

12:50 p.m. – Activities close / Cierran las actividades 

1:00 p.m. – Closing statements / Declaraciones finales

**Free haircuts and manicures provided by East Los Angeles Service Area Cosmetology Program / Gratis cortes de pelo y manicuras donados por East Los Angeles Service Area Cosmetology Program.

HEALTH FAIR / FERIA DE SALUD

Screenings / Pruebas (Recreation Center / Centro de Recreación)

USC School of Pharmacy 

  • Blood Pressure & Hypertension / Presión Arterial y Hipertensión 
  • Blood Sugar & Diabetes / Azúcar de Sangre, Diabetes 
  • Cholesterol / Colesterol

AIDS Healthcare Foundation

  • HIV/ VIH

Education / Educación (Recreation Center / Centro de Recreación)

USC School of Pharmacy

  • Asthma / Asma
  • Cancer Awareness / Concientización sobre el Cáncer
  • Heartburn / Acidez
  • HIV/AIDS / VIH/SIDA
  • Medication Safety & Script Your Future / Seguridad de los Medicamentos y Script Your Future
  • Women’s Health / Salud de la Mujer

Information Resources / Recursos de Información (Baseball Field / Campo de Béisbol)

Alma Family Services

  • Mental health services / Servicios de salud mental 

Barrio Action   

  • Mental health, youth development, free taxes, resume building, job readiness and obtaining a high school diploma  / Salud mental, desarrollo de la juventud, impuestos libres, composición del curriculum vitae, disposición del trabajo y obteniendo el diploma de enseñanza secundaria

Boyle Heights Beat  

  • Community newspaper and youth reporters /  Periódico de la comunidad y reporteros jovenes 

Clinica Romero: Enrollment and Eligibility  

  • Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act /  Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio

East Los Angeles Service Area 

  • Education and services offered at ELASA /  Educación y servicios ofrecidos en ELASA

Community Centered Emergency Room Project 

  • Risk factors that contribute to frequent Emergency Room use / Factores de peligro que contribuyen al uso frecuente de la sala de urgencias

Legacy LA

  • Health Insurance and youth programs / Seguro médico y programas para la juventud

Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles 

  • Government benefits and the Affordable Care Act / Ventajas del gobierno y la Ley del Cuidado de Salud a Bajo Precio

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health 

  • Referrals for health services / Referencias para los servicios médicos

Patient Education and Community Outreach Center, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center

  • Cancer resources and Every Woman Counts program / Los recursos del cáncer y programa de Every Woman Counts

Santa Teresita School  

  • Physical education and healthy breakfast and lunch programs /  Educación física y programa del sano desayuno y almuerzo    

Senator Kevin de León’s Office  

  • Services related to state issues and updates on pending legislation /  Los servicios se relacionaron con las materias y las actualizaciones del estado en legislatio pendiente

St. Vincent Medical Center

  • ammogram, Pap smear,  body mass index, nutrition, diabetes, breast cancer and support services such as food stamps and Covered California / Mamograma, prueba Pap, índice de masa corporal, nutrición, diabetes, cáncer de pecho y servicios de asistencia tales como bonos de racionamiento y Covered California
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Experience

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Check Out Their Office

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Rodent Control

This is the most common pest problem experienced in Tucson. Rodents are quite resilient creatures and can survive in almost any environment, be it commercial, industrial, retail or residential areas. Rodents transmit diseases like Salmonella, Hantavirus, Trichinosis, Weil’s disease and Rat Bite Fever. If you notice a rodent problem, you need to get a rat and mouse removal service before their effects become detrimental to your health. So what are the signs you have a rodent problem? Gnaw marks on doors or boards, urine and droppings, rub marks and dark smears, or a distinctive musky odour. Don’t let them multiply to a colony for you to react.

Insect Control

There are a variety of species of insects which can be found all over the world. They usually travel in droves which cause an intolerable nuisance. Mosquitoes especially can be annoying at night as they hover around you to get a taste of your blood. They kill millions of people each year. Another pesky insect is the bedbug who hide in clothing, bed frames, furniture, mattresses and bedding. They live off human or animal blood with their bite turning red and itchy afterwards. After biting, they can move quickly over any surface to get away. So they will be a nuisance all night long. Tucson pest-busters have the knowledge and equipment to exterminate these insects for you.

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