Health & Fitness

Fitness View: Reasons to stay motivated in February

I get it. It’s cold outside, your bed is warm and cozy and you don’t feel like exercising. Not today. Not on a cold Monday in February. So I’m here to remind you ...

Kaiser celebrates a special birthday

The Women and Children’s Center at Kaiser Permanente Roseville Medical Center hosted a very special birthday Wednesday for children who were born at the hospital five years a ...

Roseville Fire: Hands Only CPR works

According to the American Heart Association, most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in a public location die because they don't receive immediate CPR from s ...

Roseville Rotary to have speaker on diabetes in February

On Feb. 6, the Rotary Club of Roseville will have Dr. Christine Lee speak on diabetes. At the Sierra View Country Club lunch, the author of “The Essentials of Diabetes&rdquo ...

Local boy wishes for diabetic alert dog

Nicholas Keim, a 7-year-old boy from Roseville, hopes to be one step closer to getting his own diabetic alert dog after this weekend. Nicholas, an only child, was born with Down s ...

Close call at 'happiest place on Earth'

A Citrus Heights man is grateful for first responders — and maybe even a little pixie dust— after suffering a heart attack and fall at the finish line of a half-maratho ...

Roseville woman loves her liver

As far as vital organs go, the liver is kind of boring. It lacks the romance of the heart, the power of the lungs, the pleasure of the stomach. It is perhaps only notable for bei ...

Health in View: Catch your ZZZZs

With the busy holiday period over, there’s one thing a lot of us want more of these days: sleep. Most of us need between seven and eight hours of sleep every night. A good n ...

Granite Bay woman teaches yoga to youth and adults

If it’s true that YOLO means “you only live once” in teen speak, Lori Jorgensen wants your life to be as healthy and mindful as possible. Fortuitously, her friend ...

Placer County’s first baby in 2014 born at Sutter Roseville

Nora Brambila’s due date for her second child was Dec. 31, so she wasn’t surprised when she began experiencing labor pains about mid-morning on that date. Her husband, ...