September 3, 2015 RSS feed / Health & Wellness

Campaign seeks to share early warning signs of autism

Bill Burke wasn’t sure what to think when his 2-year-old son suddenly stopped speaking and making eye contact and sometimes seemed unable to hear commands. The behaviors were early warning signs of autism, signs Burke and his wife missed. More...

Seniors thrive in adult day programs

Years ago, after my grandmother died, my cousin came to live with my grandfather.  More...

Seminar offers info on life with Alzheimer’s

Senior Concerns and the Alzheimer’s Association will host a seminar on “Living with Alzheimer’s Disease: Mid Stages” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tues., Sept. 15 at Senior Concerns, 401 Hodencamp Road, Thousand Oaks.  More...

Exercise for free at local YMCAs

Adults and teens can take part in free group exercise classes Mon. through Sat., Sept. 14 through 19, at three YMCAs: Conejo Valley YMCA, 4031 N. More...

Fit 4The Cause moving to Under One Roof

Nonprofit joins Community Conscience

Fit 4 The Cause is relocating to an office at Community Conscience/Under One Roof in Thousand Oaks, a facility that houses health services agencies free of charge, said Cindy Rakowitz, the organization’s chair and founder.  More...

A HEALTH MECCA

Residents get sneak peek at new state-of-the-art YMCA

FIRSTHAND LOOK— Interested parties came to tour the progress of the new exercise facility with YMCA board member Larry Persons of Westlake Village. More...