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Best Doctors Best Doctors

With 192 docs in 54 specialties, our list of best doctors in the Sacramento area providesplenty of professionals for you to consider the next time you need to see one.

Posted on Monday, December 5, 2011 Profiles by Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health: Marijuana Goes Mainstream Health: Marijuana Goes Mainstream

It’s been 15 years since California voters passed Proposition 215, the Compassionate Use Act that gives...

Posted on Monday, November 7, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health: Teen Depression Health: Teen Depression

It may be on the rise. Here’s why—and what you can do about it.

Posted on Friday, April 29, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health: Good news for patients—Support is all around Health: Good news for patients—Support is all around

Health advocates, advice nurses, urgent care facilities, support groups — these days, patients can get help in a variety of ways.

Posted on Friday, April 1, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Take Our Quiz! 5 Simple Steps to Better Health Take Our Quiz! 5 Simple Steps to Better Health

In the quest to stay healthy, we hear the same advice again and again: Eat right, exercise and don’t smoke....

Posted on Friday, March 4, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health: A Gluten-free life—Tough, But Worth It Health: A Gluten-free life—Tough, But Worth It

On a Saturday afternoon in a church fellowship hall in Davis, a small group of women are seated around a table. Stacked...

Posted on Monday, January 31, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Integrative Medicine: A Local Look Integrative Medicine: A Local Look

More and more doctors are integrating alternative therapies into their conventional medical practices. We take a look at how the “big four”—Kaiser, Mercy, Sutter and UC Davis—are embracing this trend.

Posted on Friday, January 28, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health & Wellness: Dodging the Doctor? Join the Club Health & Wellness: Dodging the Doctor? Join the Club

People avoid the doctor for all kinds of reasons.      Many simply can’t afford to pay for...

Posted on Monday, January 3, 2011 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health Practices of the Pros Health Practices of the Pros

Area health care professionals reveal their personal RXs for staying healthy.

Posted on Monday, November 29, 2010 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr
Health: Myth or Fact? 7 Holiday Health Truths Revealed Health: Myth or Fact? 7 Holiday Health Truths Revealed

Cold weather makes you sick. (Not.) Shaved hair grows back thicker. (Not.) Medical myths and misconceptions run amuck. So, what’s fact and what’s fiction? We looked at seven common beliefs about holiday health to find out.

Posted on Monday, November 1, 2010 By Cathy Cassinos-Carr