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Kaiser Permanente's 60 Seconds to Better Health: Flu Shots

By Dr. Paul Bernstein, Medical Director for Kaiser Permanente San Diego

There are many things in life worth sharing. The flu is not one of them. 170 more words


Adjusting and Watching the Blood Counts

Some people watch the stock market, examining each up and down and analyzing what it means.  I watch my blood counts…

During my last visit to the Stanford Clinic, Dr. 784 more words

Acute Myeloid Leukemia

State Says Insurers Must Cover Elective Abortions

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Health insurance companies in California may not refuse to cover the cost of abortions, state insurance officials have ruled in a reversal of policy stemming from the decision by two Catholic universities to drop elective abortions from their employee health plans. 531 more words


CDC: No Ebola In Sacramento Patient

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A Sacramento hospital patient has tested negative for the Ebola virus, state health officials announced on Thursday.

Doctors and public-health officials said tests sent to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention headquarters in Atlanta came back negative. 242 more words


Suspected Sacramento Ebola Patient Test Results Negative

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A patient in Sacramento has tested negative for Ebola.

The California Department of Public Health, Sacramento County Public Health and Kaiser Permanente officials were present at the announcement. 271 more words


California Nurses Call for Transparency, Preparedness during Ebola Scare


The California Nurses Association, the nation’s largest nurses union, is calling for transparency, preparedness, and strict adherence to medical guidelines in light of a potential Ebola case in Sacramento. 375 more words


Acute vs. Chronic Pain

What is pain and why do we experience it?

When something is wrong in your body, your nerves send a warning signal to your brain that you may get hurt. 558 more words