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CDC sends experts to fight measles outbreaks in Pacific islands neighboring Samoa

By Lena H. Sun Federal health officials are sending teams of experts to Pacific island nations in response to measles outbreaks amid concerns that a major outbreak on Samoa could heighten the spread of disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention already deployed two experts to Samoa, where measles has overwhelmed the health system […]

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Over $6.5 million Raised for Sheba Medical Center

The Nov. 3 Friends of Sheba Medical Center (FSMC) gala at the Beverly Wilshire hotel drew more than 650 people and raised over $6.5 million for Israel’s Sheba Medical Center. The “Humanity Heals Humanity” event honored U.S. Ambassador to the French Republic Jamie McCourt for her humanitarian efforts and continued support for Israel and the […]

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Around the Town: Sheba Gala

Ruth and Michel Steinberger, Rimpau Blvd., were honored for their 30-plus years of service to Friends of Sheba and Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, at a gala Nov. 3 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. U.S. Ambassador to France, Jamie D. McCourt, was also honored for her humanitarian efforts at the event. Guests in attendance included […]

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