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When snack cravings strike, it’s tempting to reach for whatever is convenient. Be prepared with these tips to make healthier choices.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 20
Don't let the summer heat slow down your fitness routine. Use these three tips to exercise safely when the temperatures rise.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 19
A growing number of moms use marijuana during pregnancy to deal with morning sickness, migraines, and depression. But is it safe? Learn more in this segment that highlights a study of nearly 300k pregnant women in Northern California.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 19
A new study from Kaiser Permanente finds that women are using cannabis before becoming pregnant, as well as early in the pregnancy. Learn more about the study and potential concerns here:
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 19
People who are prescribed opioids to manage pain are at significant risk for misuse and abuse. Learn how Kaiser Permanente is helping to prevent and safely treat those suffering from opioid addiction.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 19
According to a recent survey, drug overdoses now outpace automobile collisions as the leading cause of accidental death in the U.S. Martha Wilber, MD, associate medical director , shares how employers can protect their employees via
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 19
Tiny miracles: Learn how Kaiser Permanente’s neonatal intensive care unit is helping our youngest and most fragile patients thrive with care, compassion and expertise:
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 18
Hot summer weather can turn cars into ovens in a matter of minutes. Shannon Garton, MD, family medicine physician at Kaiser Permanente in Colorado, shares advice on keeping children and pets safe.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 18
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians and religious leaders work together to reduce stigma and best serve the African American community.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 18
Kaiser Permanente is funding 2 new school-based health centers in Washington.T he new clinics will give students access to physical, mental, and dental health care.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 18
After growing up without health insurance, 2019 Extraordinary Nurse Award recipient Susan Amina dedicated her life to health care by becoming a nurse.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 18
: Keeping kids occupied during the summer is not a new phenomenon. Learn how kids were staying active in 1944, from the Kaiser Richmond shipyard newspaper.
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 18
Great coverage from NBC News of new Kaiser Permanente research: For healthy blood pressure, both numbers matter:
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 17
Beat the heat with these easy to make Vietnamese spring rolls from our Food For Health blog:
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 17
Contrary to common belief, high systolic and high diastolic blood pressure are strongly, independently linked to cardiovascular risk, according to new Kaiser Permanente-led research:
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 17
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 17
It wouldn't be a summer cookout without a variety of condiments to add to your meal, but are they nutritious?
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 17
Experts agree that early detection of psychological distress is key to reducing suicides, but how to do that is difficult. Greg Simon, MD, MPH, with discusses his work in detecting suicide risk in a primary care setting, via CQ Researcher
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 16
“Young people are much more open about issues”– Don Mordecai, MD. Learn how support networks such as team sports and positive adult influences can help instill in young people
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Kaiser Permanente Jul 16
An ACL tear is a devastating injury for a teen athlete. Fortunately, regular stretching can greatly reduce the risk. Todd Weitzenberg, MD, shares tips for getting young athletes on board.
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