Health in Oakland, CA

Menopausal women may have a broad range of concerns associated with their transitions. We often hear about things like hot flashes, night sweats, mood swings and weight gain, but one of the potential reactions we do not often hear about is dizziness. The physical causes for increased dizziness during menopause aren’t clear, but researchers believe that it may be due to changes in the blood vessels…

‘BUILD’ A BAR Marshmallow Krunch, Pal or Buddy bar Top with your favorite chocolate chips, butterscoth chips or white chocolate chips. You can even add ‘seeds’ like pumpkin and sunflower that hold to the ‘topping’ as it is melted…yummmm Place under broiler until chips are melted and bar is deliciously toasted. Serve with sliced fruit. Each patented Revival Soy Bar contains 20 grams of protein and…

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...

Want to improve your smile? See what braces, crowns, veneers, teeth whitening, bridges, gum reshaping -- or even a complete dental makeover -- can do for your smile.

A sumptuous blast of sweet fruit flavors further delivers a good-for-you portion of soy protein. Our newest recipe begins with Vanilla Pleasure™ as a foundation and then adds layers of fruit: fresh cranberries, raspberries, strawberries and orange sherbet. Cool down with this tart blend on a hot day, or treat yourself with this decadent combination any time of the year. VANILLA ‘CRANBERRY’ COOLER 1 packet of…

Panic attacks can happen in peri-menopausal and menopausal women. Interestingly, it doesn’t seem to matter whether she was prone to panic attacks before the beginning of the menopausal process. Researchers believe that the hormonal fluctuations caused by menopause are the culprit. When we imagine panic attacks, we tend to think of them as moments of unreasonable and intense fear. This may be true in some cases, but there are several others where that is only a small part of the incident or not…

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...

It's time to discover the power of the swish. Learn how to get your whole mouth clean, with a brush, floss and rinse routine. As simple as this sounds, your lifestyle could get in the way of maintaining a consistent oral care regimen. That's why we've created customized oral care routines to help you stick to the habit.

The Dental Touch Dr. Dennis Prat would like to welcome you and your family to our office in Oakland, CA. Our staff is fully trained to provide you with the h...

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

August 16, 2018—A new study suggests that long-term exposure to secondhand smoke during childhood increases the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) death in adulthood. The study...

A South Bay hospice patient and lifelong musical theater fan received a very special surprise on Friday that put a huge smile on her face and had her cheering and pumping a fist in the air.

Traditionally, we’ve accepted that once the cramps hit, we have a limited tool kit for stopping the pain (and that tool kit is usually stocked with various brands of aspirin). We asked a reproductive acupuncturist to explain the alternatives in her arsenal.

Listen as Dr. Andy and his guests explore the world of alternative therapies that may be effective in assisting children on the autism spectrum.
Andy McCabe has his Psy.D. in Applied Psychology from Rutgers University and is a full time professor. He has presented stress management and self improvement programs for the U.S. Navy, hospitals, police organizations, educational institutions and major corporations.

The Pathways navigation center opened two weeks ago and offers wrap-around services and support for 45 homeless people.

Oakland, Calif. — July 12, 2018—Alameda Health System announced today its CEO Delvecchio Finley was named board chairman of the Essential Hospitals Institute, the research and quality arm of the national parent organization America’s Essential Hospitals. “I’m honored to serve as chair of the Essential Hospitals Institute,” Finley said. “The Institute has a rich history …

Alvin Irby is on a mission to get kids reading in the barbershop. And he wants to make sure kids understand that books are fun.

Soy protein is rich in “branched-chain amino acids” which the body can burn as “fuel” to produce energy
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These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Revival foods and healthy foods are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Individual results vary. Consult a doctor before starting any diet or exercise plan. Typical hot flash reduction was…

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