New Panda, a fast-food Chinese restaurant in the Poly neighborhood of Long Beach, was temporarily closed on Monday, September 26, after health inspectors discovered flies and cockroaches throughout the facility, according to the health report.
At one point in time, a child may be admitted into a general or adult hospital under critical conditions. Children are not small adults – not only do they need a certain type of specialty care, but their experiences in and out of the hospital can have life-long effects.
Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) is one of the most common genetic disorders, affecting more than 100,000 Americans. In the United States the disease primarily affects African Americans. About one of every 500 African-American babies in the U.S. has SCD.
Brian, 8, is a childhood cancer survivor and patient of Jonathan Jaques Children’s Cancer Center (JJCCC) at Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach. He stands strong as his royal purple cape blows in the breeze and his smile brightens the day.