Health

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Vaccines Coming to All California Adults in April

By Carrie Graham

Beginning April 1 all California residents over the age of 50 will become eligible for COVID 19 vaccinations, after that

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How To Find Out If You’re Eligible For a Covid-19 Vaccine

By Charlotte Hanks

Orange County Residents can receive the Covid-19 Vaccine if they are within eligible phases and between age 16-64 with high-risk

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OPINION: Why was it so hard for my mother to find a vaccine appointment?

By Julie Leopo

Is the fact that there are so many ways to make an appointment for a Covid-19 vaccine making the process

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Vaccines Will Be Allocated to California’s Low-Income Communites

By Charlotte Hanks

Governor Newsom confirmed earlier this month that going forward 40% of California’s vaccines will be allocated to low-income communities across

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Orange County Opens COVID POD at SAC

By Carrie Graham

Just three days after its opening, the COVID vaccine point of dispensing (POD) at Santa Ana College has been temporarily

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Sac Health and Wellness Center Innovates Campus Mental Health

By Julie Leopo

One of the many things that the school had to innovate during the covid-19 pandemic was the way mental health

Free COVID-19 Testing at Santa Ana College

By Lesly Guzman

Free drive-up COVID-19 testing is being offered at SAC for students, staff, and Santa Ana residents.  Testing is by appointment

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Organic Pads May Improve Your Feminine Health

By Sabrina Zamora

Target and Mother’s Market now offer eco-friendly maxi-Pads, such as Seventh Generation and This is L., that are made of 100 percent cotton and are biodegradable. Commercial brand pads and tampons are made with harsh chemicals and synthetic fibers, which run the risk of harming a woman’s reproductive system or inducing other diseases such as heart disease, cancer and organ damage.

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SAC Administrator Claims Health Center Fully Staffed

By Jason Solares

A high-level administrator who oversees the health center says he needs proof that SAC reduced assigned nursing hours before he acts.

Occupational Therapy Bachelors Completes First Year

By Marta Konarska

Santa Ana College’s Occupational Studies program succeeds in its first year offering a bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy. The first class consists of 25 students who will be moving forward into 2018.