Health in Oakland, CA

If you’ve been packing on the pudge lately, you know that slimming down is crucial for your overall health – not to mention fitting into your skinny jeans. Even a modest weight loss can lower your risk of developing heart disease, diabetes and cancer. But there are a few lesser-known benefits to winning the battle …

Ada Wells, DPT, PMA®-CPT, is an expert in rotational sports performance and specializes in the use of movement and Pilates based exercise for golf rehabilitation. She is a Level 3 Certified Golf Me…

As a parent with anxiety, I have to face the fact that my children struggle with it too. I have tried to hide it from them. I have tried to act like eve...

How do you know you're a Pittsburgher? Well... if you REALLY need a hint, here are 15 that might tip you off to the fact that you are, indeed!

A healthy diet can help ward off potential health problems that are common in older adults.

Who says you can only eat chocolate bark during the holidays? If you’re looking for a delicious way to get rid of your leftover chocolates, this recipe is as easy…

Your dentist can help you get a better sleep
Are you zoning out at work? Having trouble concentrating? Are you waking up frequently with a pounding headache? Do you often get sleepy – or even fall asleep – when you shouldn’t, like when you’re driving?
Tell your dentist!
Dentists are concerned with more than just your pearly whites. We’re here to help you with your overall health and well-being too! More and more evidence is coming out to show that sleep deprivation –…

Visiting your parents and family this holiday season? Instead of staring at the TV, or – even worse – debating politics, try some of these suggestions. Not only are they enjoyable, they provide opportunities to gain insight into how your aging relative is doing.

Shop holiday gift wrap & bags from PAPYRUS! Browse our festive collection of Christmas gift wrap & bags that look lovely under any tree!

Brushing your teeth seems easy, but there are a few tricks to doing it right. Learn the ins and outs of wielding a toothbrush for better oral health.

1) What is Family Member Auto-Ship
A Family Member Auto-Ship plan is the most convenient and cost-effective way to develop a healthy habit with your favorite Revival products. We automatically ship your favorite products based upon the frequency you select. The program is easy to use and customizable, so you can make changes online whenever you need. You will save 10% off all your recurring orders…

Don’t be fooled by rumors and misinformation. Test your knowledge of 6 common beliefs about lung cancer.

Revival Brings the Added Benefits of Soy Protein to Any Popular Diet
A study by leading glycemic-index experts at University of Sydney in Australia, funded by Physicians Laboratories, found that popular Revival Soy products have a low-glycemic index with little impact on blood sugar levels.1 This is important news for anyone on a "smart-carb" or "low-carb" diet, concerned about their blood sugar spikes, or those concerned…

Boost Fertility with Acupuncture! Acupuncture has been used for boosting fertility for over 3000 years. The most important thing acupuncture does is improve your blood circulation, bringing more blood, oxygen, and nutrients to your body’s organs and tissues. How does it work?

Soy consumption may support healthier-looking skin, hair and nails by supplying high-quality protein needed for building and maintaining the appearance of such tissues.1-5 And many Revival customers have reported better skin, hair and nails after months of daily use, including Dr. Tabor’s mother, Suzanne. This led Dr. Tabor to study Revival Soy’s youth benefits in depth
In cosmetic creams, multiple studies show that topically-applied soy isoflavones…

Changes in oral microbes may lead to gum disease, heart problems, and cancer, study says.

Alliance member Lincoln in Oakland, California, won the 2018 Alliance Commitments award for Partnering with Purpose to advance educational success. To improv...

Last year, our hearts grew when thousands of children all over the East Bay were able to open gifts during the holidays and parents were able to put a smile on their child's face. We look forward to this time every year and we're excited to give again this December and grant even more caregivers...

Originally published in Modern Healthcare
By Delvecchio Finley
May 9, 2018
On Mother's Day we pay tribute to the women to whom we owe our lives. While it's a heartwarming celebration, the chances to enjoy pregnancy, childbirth and motherhood differ vastly, with African-American women at a distinct disadvantage.
Many African-American women

The First People of this nation, American Indians, are among those who suffer most from poverty, unemployment, incarceration, teen suicide, and substance abuse. A group of American Indians in San Francisco came together 55 years ago to build Friendship House Association of American Indians to as...

3,000 years of medicine can not be wrong. An increasing number of women are turning to acupuncture for assistance with common pregnancy discomforts.