For 75-year-old Center for Health & Fitness (CHF) member Bob Caplan, hip arthritis threatened to derail two important life goals: adventure travel and hiking with friends and family. To get back on the trail, Bob followed medical recommendations...

There may still be no cure for Alzheimer’s but, with the right advice, we can be mentally active for longer, reverse the debilitating symptoms of the disease and ultimately add more happy, healthy years to our lives. Here are our top 10 ways to get...

South Bay native Rick Rasnick, once one of the most promising young coaches in college football, is now struggling with the debilitating effects of early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

 

When you meet Rick Rasnick, 58, the first...

by David Mendez, Easy Reader News

The Beach Cities, as a whole, continue to be at the top of rankings indexing regional well-being across the country.

Although overall well-being in Manhattan, Hermosa, and Redondo Beach is statistically...

by David Mendez, Easy Reader News

At the Beach Cities Health District’s 2018 Spirit of Wellness awards last Thursday at the Portofino Inn Hotel and Marina, personal trainer Derick Malit told the story of Rick “Razz” Rasnick.

“Whenever I...

Seventy-year-old Richard Lawson has the heart of a 21-year-old.

A 45-year resident of Manhattan Beach, Lawson developed congestive heart failure and ventricular fibrillation in 2016 and his heart was quickly failing. He needed a heart...

KCAL - Channel 9 interviewed Jackie Berling, BCHD Chief Wellness Officer, for BCHD's “Free Fitness Weekends,” a community health initiative that gives the public an opportunity to take free exercise classes in Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and...

Three FREE and Easy Things You Can Do For Your Health

Monthly Mindfulness Drop-in 

March 7 (First Wed. of the month) 5:30-6 p.m.

Had a long day? Take 30 minutes to relax, down shift and enjoy...

KCAL TV visited Beach Cities Health District's Center for Health & Fitness (CHF) to learn more about how CHF is helping community members maintain and improve their health by offering FREE health assessments, lectures, and fitness classes as part...

Beach Cities Health District kicked off its summer free fitness series with mindful yoga on the beach on Monday, July 10. BCHD will host mindful yoga on the Manhattan Beach pier every Monday at 6:30 p.m. during the month of July. The fitness series...

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