Your Health

Your health matters

Su salud importa

We care about your health. Here are two tools you can use to manage your health: Know Your Basics and our Health Library. Start on your path to a healthy you! 

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Know Your Basics

Our Know Your Basics program volunteers are here to help you start tracking your important health numbers. 

Meet us out in the community at one of our tents.

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Health Library

Here in our health resources library, you can find helpful information about health topics, including heart health and pregnancy. You can also learn more about the doctors, nurses, and what makes our hospital different.

Begin exploring articles below.

Build A Better Relationship With Your Doctor

Get tips for how to talk with your doctor about things that concern you. Learn why it’s important to ask questions about your health and medicine.

Good Health News From The Barber

Nine barbershops in South Los Angeles are teaming with MLKCH to bring health education to men in a place that feels comfortable: the barber’s chair.  

Help A Loved One With Mental Health Issues

When someone changes their behavior, it can sometimes be a sign of mental illness. Learn the signs and how to talk to them about seeing a doctor.

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Meet Dr. Casillas

Learn a little about the medical director of our Emergency Department.

Our Smart Beds

Have you ever heard of a smart bed? If not, you’re not alone. Find out what they can do.

Have High Blood Pressure?

There are many things you can do to lower your high blood pressure. Find out what they are.

Pregnancy Quiz

Test your knowledge about easing pregnancy and pains.

Having Baby Number 2

Your second pregnancy and birth will not be exactly like the first. There are differences you can expect, such as feeling your baby kick earlier.