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Yellow Fever Activity Increasing

Yellow Fever Activity Increasing

Jan. 23, 2015 - The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is urging the public to protect themselves against mosquito bites, after receiving reports of an increase in dengue, also known as Yellow Fever, and chikungunya in Mexico and Latin America... Read More

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "Start the New Year Right, Lose Weight for Good!"!

Arden Hills Presents Wellness Seminar: "Start the New Year Right, Lose Weight for Good!"!

Tired of yo-yo dieting and making weight loss resolutions that don’t last?

Mark your calendar for the next -- and complimentary -- “Wellness Education Seminar” at Arden Hills on Wednesday evening, January 21, at 6 p.m. when MS Nutritionist Roltsch shares insight and strategies to make this the last year you need to have “lose weight” on your list of New Year’s resolutions. 

For more information about this helpful Wellness Education Seminar at Arden Hills, please call 916-482-6111 or visit http://ardenhills.net/home.php?display=fitness

CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Eat Happy Apple Brand Caramel Apples

CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Eat Happy Apple Brand Caramel Apples

CDPH Director Dr. Ron Chapman warned consumers today not to eat all varieties of Happy Apple Brand Caramel Apples because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes... Read More

Second Annual Healthy Folsom Challenge Kick-Off and Health Fair

Second Annual Healthy Folsom Challenge Kick-Off and Health Fair
Second Annual Healthy Folsom Challenge Kick-Off and Health Fair
01-24-2015 - 01-24-2015
Folsom Public Library
http://www.folsom.ca.us/depts/library_services/news_n_events/healthy_folsom.asp
Admission: Free
 
(916) 355-7374
 
http://library.folsom.ca.us
Start Time(s): Sat 10am-Noon
The Second Annual Healthy Folsom Challenge Kick-Off and Health Fair has it all from free B-12 shots, a free chair massage courtesy of Bryan College, cooking demonstrations, martial arts exhibitions, and more!
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Using Herbs to Build Strength and Vitality

Using Herbs to Build Strength and Vitality
Using Herbs to Build Strength and Vitality
01-10-2015 - 01-10-2015
Soil Born Farms Urban Agriculture & Education Project
 
Admission: General $35 Co-op Owners $30 *Please register in advance
 
(916) 868-6399
sbarnes@soilborn.org
http://www.sacfoodcoop.com/index.php?option=com_jevents&task=icalrepeat.detail&evid=10577&Itemid=58&year=2015&month=01&day=10&uid=43f766cd1f64c8c70a083439b8e29815&Itemid=58
Start Time(s): Sat 10am-1pm *Please arrive a few minutes early
Winter is the season when illness is common, so come learn to boost your body's strength and immunity naturally from renowned herbalist Candis Cantin! In the Oriental systems of healing, great emphasis is placed on preserving and rebuilding vitality Participants will explore the concepts of Chinese and Ayurvedic healing systems, and translate them for the Western mindset
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Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Sacramento and Roseville earn prestigious cancer care accreditation

Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Sacramento and Roseville earn prestigious cancer care accreditation

The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted Three-Year Accreditation with commendation to the cancer programs at the Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Sacramento and Roseville.

The medical centers have been designated as Comprehensive Community Cancer Programs by The Commission on Cancer (CoC).

To earn voluntary (CoC) accreditation, a cancer program must meet or exceed 34 CoC quality care standards, be evaluated every three years through a survey process, and maintain levels of excellence in the delivery of comprehensive patient-centered care. Three-Year Accreditation with commendation is only awarded to a facility that exceeds standard requirements at the time of its triennial survey. 

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