Health and Wellness

A Resolution to Take Seriously- Stop Smoking

Quitting smoking is challenging, but some simple tips and resources can help. Continue readding...

Health and Wellness

Help Prevent the Spread of Flu

Be on the lookout for ways to protect yourself from flu. Continue readding...

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Caution With Wild Mushrooms

Seasonal rains brought the arrival of wild, and potentially poisonous, mushrooms. Continue readding...

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Lompoc Sansum Clinic to Reopen as Lompoc Health

On January 1, 2019, Lompoc Valley Medical Center will complete the purchase of the Sansum Clinic located at 1225 North H Street, immediately renaming the facility as "Lompoc Health — North H Center". Continue readding...

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New Lompoc Valley Medical Center Board Sworn-in

During a brief ceremony today, three new members of the Lompoc Valley Medical Center Board of Directors were sworn into office. Dr. Christopher Lumsdaine, Dr. Elham “Ellie” Novin Baheran and Leslie Kelly, RN, each won four-year terms of office in the November election. The new members join Board President Ray Down and Dr. David McAninch III on the board. Continue readding...

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Learning about Sickle Cell Disease

Sickle cell disease affects 90-100,000 people in the United States, and a simple blood test can be used for diagnosis. Continue readding...

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Moving Forward with Purchase of Lompoc Sansum Clinic

During its monthly meeting, the Lompoc Valley Medical Center Board of Directors approved the purchase of the Sansum Lompoc practice at 1225 North H Street. Continue readding...

Health and Wellness

Learn the Signs of Prediabetes

More than 84 million American adults have prediabetes, and 90 percent of them don’t know they have it. Continue readding...

Health and Wellness

Eating in Season

Buying locally grown foods and food that’s in season can help you save money and eat well this time of year. Continue readding...

Health and Wellness

Is It a Sore Throat or Strep

Strep throat is a common type of sore throat in children, but it’s not so common for adults. Doctors can do a quick test to see if a sore throat is strep throat. Continue readding...