2019

2019

Now a chronic disease, HIV is turning gray

On June 5, 1981, a new public health threat reared its ugly head in the United States: five cases of Pneumocystiscarinii pneumonia (“PCP”) were reported …

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2019

Healthcare Heroes: Dr. Terry Metzger and Lani Dickinson

Dr.  Terry Metzger is the Superintendent of Denair Public Schools.  She is an educator who changes people’s lives for the better. Her personality is infectious.  …

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2019

City Okays Loan; Interim Urgent Care Center Operating

GUSTINE – An urgent care service backed in part by a city loan has opened within an existing medical practice in downtown Gustine. The Community …

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2019

Guide Teaches Ins and Outs of Social Media

It can be hard for parents to keep up with their children’s social lives in the real world, let alone their countless accounts on the …

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2019

Civility, Respect, Courtesy: Disappearing Words and Actions

This was originally published on the Turlock Journal website. Find the article HERE. Turmoil in local city government, compounded by a general lack of clarity …

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2019

Helping Modesto and the Valley Manage the Cost of Asthma and COPD Inhalers

With the intense summer heat and horrible air quality, some people across the Central Valley are finding it difficult to breathe. When this happens, they …

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2019

Helping Valley People Manage the Cost of Insulin

Middle-class families are being devastated by the staggering cost of life-saving insulin. While the average person spends about $1,025 per year on medication, many people …

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2019

New Adult Respite Program to Help Local Families

A grant from Legacy Health Endowment has made possible a Saturday respite care program for families with adults 18 years and older who have special needs. …

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Reports

340B’s Commission’s Final Report on the 340B Drug Discount Program

Click HERE to read the full report. THE 340B DRUG PRICING PROGRAM was created at a time when nonprofit healthcare providers were spending to ensure …

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2019

Celebrating Women in Healthcare

On Mother’s Day, we celebrate the incredible women in our lives who often risk their own survival for ours. Some argue that holidays such as Mother’s …

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