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Story of the Month

  • Seeing is believing SEPT14

    September Story of the Month

    Seeing is Believing Sixteen-year-old Maricella had a rough start in life.  After many years of heartache and neglect, she ended up in the loving home of her aunt.  Trying to “make things right” for her niece, she brought her to Young & Healthy.  Maricella still had the same glasses, battered and taped up, that she’d […]

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  • March Story of the Month

    Dental Care Takes Care of More Than Teeth Ten-year-old Simone and 12-year-old Tim, brothers, were recent patients at our Mobile Dental Clinic. Dental work can be stressful for any child and by day four of his care, Simone was growing weary and nervous. Because the USC Dental team wanted this to be a positive experience […]

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  • February Story of the Month

    Simplicity Wins Again  Young & Healthy was created with a very simple and uncomplicated concept: Neighbors helping Neighbors. While health care reform is complicated and confusing, simple kindness never is. Zachary squints at the back of his classroom and his teacher notices. The teacher, in turn, sends him to the school nurse who does a […]

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  • January Story of the Month

    When Facebook Makes Your Day I’ll admit, I am a latecomer to the world of Facebook. Now that I am a regular user, I can see its real value as a communication tool. But the other day, a posting from a friend made my heart do a little dance. Sue had come to one of […]

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  • December Story of the Month

    Sixteen-year-old Ruby was living on the streets in Las Vegas with her mom. Luckily, her Pasadena grandma learned of her awful plight and rescued Ruby. With food, shelter and safety now in place Grandma began assessing a myriad of needs and challenges she faced with Ruby. She got Ruby enrolled in high school and stopped […]

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