As Senior Meals Go Ethnic, Health, Funding, Strict Rules on Menu With Bok Choi
 

As Senior Meals Go Ethnic, Health, Funding, Strict Rules on Menu With Bok Choi

Hyphen/New America Media , News Feature, Lisa Wong Macabasco , Posted: Aug 28, 2015

Wonton Soup? Tacos? Serving ethnic elders familiar food might seem easy for senior meals programs to cook, but culturally appropriate offerings face challenges.

 

Californians Favor Extending Health Care Coverage to All Residents

 

New America Media, News Report, Viji Sundaram, Posted: Aug 27, 2015

California voters in record numbers are embracing the ACA, and a greater proportion of them support extending health care coverage to undocumented immigrants than they did last year.

 

Wonton Soup, Bok Choi--Subsidized Comfort Meals New for Ethnic Elders

 

Hyphen/New America Media , News Feature, Lisa Wong Macabasco , Posted: Aug 27, 2015

How do you say “Meals on Wheels” in Chinese? Ethnic comfort food is the newest trend in home and group meals for increasingly diverse older Americans.

 

Secret Illnesses of Leaders: Jimmy Carter's Dignified Embrace of Cancer Has a Lesson for Other Leaders

 

New America Media, Commentary, Sandip Roy, Posted: Aug 26, 2015

Even in his nineties, Jimmy Carter continues to surprise, announcing that the cancer that had been removed from his liver had reappeared in his brain. He was at peace.

 

California Assemblymember Launches Healthy Nail Salon Task Force

 

New America Media, News Report, Sarita Hiatt, Posted: Aug 25, 2015

A project of the Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, hopes to pass legislation protecting nail salon workers’ health, by regulating products among other measures.

S. Korean Woman Uses Plastic Surgery to Evade Arrest

 

Korea Times, News Report, Posted: Aug 24, 2015

A woman who eluded investigators for more than six years after she underwent plastic surgery was arrested earlier this month.

 

Community Groups Press for Health For All in Kern County, California

 

Southern Kern Sol, News Feature, Earl Parsons, Posted: Aug 20, 2015

Immigrant rights proponents rallied at the Kern County Board of Supervisors to demand that undocumented immigrants be given access to health care.

 

Immigration Relief Increasing Health Coverage; CA Kids Eligible Now

 

New America Media, News Report, Anna Challet, Posted: Aug 17, 2015

In California, hundreds of thousands of kids in immigrant families are eligible for Medi-Cal but not enrolled, according to a new study from Georgetown University’s Center for Children and Families.

 

AgeSafe’s Radar Technology Offers New Way to Keep Elders Safe at Home

 

News for Chinese/New America Media , News Feature, Cecilia Y. Zhong , Posted: Aug 16, 2015

Two Asian American entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley are using low-power radar for an emergency response system to keep elder safer in their homes.

Early Detection Decreases Chance of Death from Lung Cancer

 

Arab American News, Commentary, Posted: Aug 11, 2015

Lung cancer is typically asymptomatic in early stages and is usually diagnosed in advanced stages when the chances of a cure are lower.

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