health

The stress and the playoffs

I recently got a call from a person and coach I?ve admired this past year who said he was stepping away from the game for a while. That?s bad news for the program but I think a goo ...

Fitness expo debuts in Auburn

The NorCal All Sports Health and Fitness Expo is making its debut right here in Auburn, Saturday and Sunday. Vendor booths, demonstrations and a family friendly run are just a fe ...

Medical Internet sites change doctor/patient relationship

Just before Paula Boyce retired from her job as a nurse at the Auburn Medical Clinic in 1996 she hardly ever used the computer. Today, Boyce, of Rocklin, is able to interact with h ...

Liberty Tax offers free services for promoting healthy living

Liberty Tax Service is kicking off their annual appreciation days Feb. 21. This year they will start-off by saluting the fitness conscious and those working to promote healthy livi ...

Kaiser unveils meditation room

Books on Buddha, prayers printed in different languages, moveable chairs, kneeling stools, a glass prayer bowl, space for Muslim prayer rugs and a stained glass installation with a ...

Heart attack patients have two new options for care

For a person experiencing a heart attack, time is of the essence. Heart attacks occur when the supply of oxygen and blood flow to the heart is blocked. A delay in proper medical c ...

Swine flu case probable in Placer County

Health officials believe the swine flu is probably in Placer County, with one case now being tested for the disease. Confirmation by the State Department of Public Health of a pro ...