Permanent make-up seminar announced

Interested in learning more about permanent makeup? Skin FX in Temecula is planning an informative seminar to those who are interested in learning more about permanent makeup or have questions of their own to ask. Contact Rebecca Halley at (951) 662-1457 for more information.

Workshops planned for caregivers

The Fallbrook HealthCare Foundation continues their “Salute to Caregivers” by providing a series of workshops to help the caregivers in our community. Director of Resources Renae Rasmussen said that the “Salute to Caregivers” is “to simply say thank you to all those who are caring for their loved one[s]. We know that nearly one out […]

Fallbrook Parkinson’s Support Group to meet

The next meeting for the Fallbrook Parkinson’s Support Group will be on April 24 at Fallbrook Hospital in conference rooms A and B at 2 p.m. It will be a free seminar on fall injury prevention. Joanne Price, a fall injury prevention specialist, will show us how to fall-proof our home. We will also be […]

Fallbrook Health Care Foundation visits Methodist Church

The Fallbrook Health Care Foundation (HCF), a non-profit organization, was formed in 1979 to support Fallbrook Hospital and has since provided over $2,000,000 to purchase equipment and for repairs. With the acquisition of the hospital by a for-profit organization in 1998 the role of the HCF changed. Local private citizens fund the foundation through private […]

Can you be your own best doctor?

This week I am offering you a philosophical answer to a reader’s question about how to know the “real answer” about whether to take a certain medication or not, because I am not a doctor. This question is something we all struggle with when making a decision about whether to take any medication or undergo many medical […]

Do You Suffer From a Sleep Disorder?

(MS) — Sleep: We all need it, want it, crave it, but never seem to get enough of it. Most sleep researchers say that the average number of hours a person needs each day is between 71/2 to 81/2. Yet, most of us fall short of that number and survive on much less, which can […]

Healthy Hilltop egg hunt

March 24: Happy Easter egg hunters enjoying their prizes at Hilltop Center’s after-school program. The Church of Religious Science at Hilltop opens their facilities Tuesdays and Thursdays for neighborhood kids to play after school as part of the Diabetes Exercise Task Force. Three hours of physical activity a week helps reduce the likelihood of Type […]

New assistance for handicapped

FALLBROOK — The Fallbrook United Methodist Church has obtained a portable lift for use by handicapped persons so that they can reach the chancel area of the church. This is the only area of the extensive facilities that handicapped had difficulty entering. This provides a means for those in wheelchairs or unable to walk up […]

NAMI educational meeting for April

The North Inland chapter of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill will hold their monthly educational meeting on Tuesday, April 12, at the Kinesis Building at 474 W. Vermont Ave. in Escondido beginning at 7 p.m. This month’s speaker will be Jack Dailey, who is an attorney with the Legal Aid Society of San […]

Power wheelchairs for seniors and disabled

The Three Wishes Inc. program makes available to senior citizens and the permanently disabled power (electric) wheelchairs at no cost to recipients, if they qualify. The power wheelchairs are provided to those who cannot walk and cannot self-propel a manual wheelchair in their home and who meet the additional guidelines of the program. No deposit […]