Category Archives: Health

Daphne Panagotacos M.D. – The Best Dermatologist In Los Angeles

If you want help with your hives or acne, eczema, psoriasis, or skin cancer, I heartily recommend a dermatologist in Westlake, Daphne Panagotacos. She has sterling reviews on Yelp and the like. She has been in practice for more than … Continue reading

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$10 Dental Check-Up With Digital X-Rays

I saw a big poster for this special on the north-east corner of Olympic and Robertson. I took advantage of it today and was very happy with the service at smilemakersdentistry.com. 310-358-1200. I had not seen a dentist in 15 … Continue reading

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Discount on Krav Maga classes

David emails: Pricewave is a new and innovative website in the Los Angeles area that focuses on two things: finding the best merchants, and offering ways for everyone to enjoy them for less. They do this by offering a discount … Continue reading

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Life, Death & Nursing Homes

God forbid you have to send an aging parent to a nursing home. But if you must, then it should be one that is clean, and one that has friendly staff and really takes care of its residents. Talking to … Continue reading

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Sick

A lot of people I know in Los Angeles are sick. I’m going to hunker down at the hovel so I don’t get anything before LimmudLA this weekend. I offered one friend to bring her soup but she knew I … Continue reading

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The Burden Of Holiday Meals

David Suissa writes: Here in Pico-Robertson, most of us have, I’m not kidding you, about 125 Thanksgiving-level meals a year. Do the math: Just the two Shabbat meals a week account for 104, and when you throw in all the … Continue reading

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Reno Rabbi Reflects On Her Battle With Cancer

From the Las Vegas Sun: Rabbi Myra Soifer had just been ordained one of the first 10 female rabbis in the country and moved to New Orleans to begin her career in 1978 when she was diagnosed with cancer. In … Continue reading

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Pasadena Internist Dr. Paulette Saddler

I visit her in her Pasadena office Thursday morning. Video             Check out her website SaddlerMD.com.

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The Chai Lifeline

From the Jewish Journal: Pico-Robertson resident Leah Hill was grateful when Chai Lifeline services became available in Los Angeles. Her daughter Tali, now 18, suffers a variety of health problems including seizures, mild cerebral palsy and hearing loss. Hill said … Continue reading

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