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Roseville blogger cooks up nutrition advice

Gopal Kapur was raised by a mother who cooked nutritious, homemade meals. She was a religious vegetarian who avoided meat, fish and eggs. As an adult, Kapur worked in a restaurant ...

Roseville doctor earns Environmental Protection Agency recognition

Dr. Jeanne Conry, assistant physician-in-chief at Kaiser Permanente Roseville Medical Center, recently earned recognition for her commitment to children's environmental health. The ...

Health care battle intensifies over 3-year-old Roseville girl

A Roseville family is racing against the clock to save their 3-year-old daughter's life. The girl, Evie Burror, needs brain surgery as soon as possible to reroute or replace two o ...

Kaiser workers on strike

Beginning at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Kaiser Permanente optical workers and behavioral health employees went on a statewide strike expected to last 24 hours. The National Union of Healthca ...

Biz Buzz: Jungle-themed café roars into downtown

Downtown Roseville’s newest coffee shop opened up last week — with a roar. Extreme Java Jungle Café opened at 400 Vernon St. in Roseville Thursday, offering an ...

Five ways to fight breast cancer

October marks the 25th anniversary of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to celebrate survivors, honor those who have died from the disease and remember the continued n ...

Students learn ‘Best’ choices

By the end of the assembly at Sierra Gardens Elementary School in Roseville, the young students likely had one rhyming phrase stuck in their heads: “The best me I can be.” Tha ...

Puberty show addresses pressures of adolescence

There was a lot of giggling going on in the Buljan Middle School gymnasium Thursday, April 14. That’s because the students were listening to conversations about spontaneous erec ...

'Promotoras' encourage health in Latino community

Silvia Lopez shook her hips to the rhythm of Latin beats, moving at a fast pace and not stopping until the instructor on the DVD said she could. “Twenty minutes more,” she sai ...

Whooping cough on the rise in Placer County

Placer County is experiencing an increase in whooping cough cases this year. So far in Placer County, there have been 19 probable or confirmed cases, compared to six in the same ...

Sutter Roseville nurses picket for 'fair contract'

Lauressa Ditson loves her job as a registered nurse. She just wants to be fairly compensated for what she does. Ditson works in the oncology department of Sutter Roseville Medical ...

Stay safe and healthy this summer

Dr. Davis Liu of Kaiser Permanente in Roseville knows all about healthy and safe living. After all, he authored a book on wellness. But he also recently experienced firsthand what ...