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'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 ...

Team Will visits cancer patients in Roseville

On their way across the country to raise money for childhood cancer research, riders from Team Will visited pediatric patients fighting the disease at the Kaiser Permanente Women a ...

Six-foot-tall ribbons grace 14 high-profile public sites

Breast cancer surgeon Dr. Ernie Bodai was excited to see the 6-foot-tall ribbon installed outside Kaiser Permanente at the corner of Douglas Boulevard and Rocky Ridge Drive in Rose ...

Bosom buddies find support in shared diagnosis

Editors note: This is the final article in a series celebrating breast cancer survivors in the Roseville/Granite area in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Lynn Damiata is u ...

Kids dish advice after weeklong health fair

Eat your vegetables. Play outside. Don’t forget sunscreen. Sharing germs is not nice. Cassidy Noonan isn’t a doctor but the advice she gives on health and how to stay h ...

No shortage of flu vaccine

It’s that time of year again. Protect yourself and loved ones this season by rolling up your sleeves and taking a shot against the influenza disease. According to Mark Starr, di ...