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  1. Physically Active White Men at High Risk for Plaque Buildup in ArteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Health News Digest

    White men who exercise at high levels are 86 percent more likely than people who exercise at low levels to experience a buildup of plaque in the heart arteries by middle age, a new study suggests. Led by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Kaiser Permanente, the study looked at the physical activity trajectories of 3,175 black and white participants in the multicenter, community-based, longitudinal cohort CARDIA study, and assessed the presence of coronary artery calcification, or CAC, among participants.

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  2. Too much exercise can kill you if you're a white manRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... to higher coronary artery calcification - CAC. The team from the University of Illinois at Chicago and Kaiser Permanente looked at the physical activity trajectories of 3,175 black and white participants in the longterm CARDIA study and assessed the ...

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  3. Physically active white men at high risk for plaque buildup in arteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    White men who exercise at high levels are 86 percent more likely than people who exercise at low levels to experience a buildup of plaque in the heart arteries by middle age, a new study suggests. Led by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Kaiser Permanente, the study looked at the physical activity trajectories of 3,175 black and white participants in the multicenter, community-based, longitudinal cohort CARDIA study, and assessed the presence of coronary artery calcification , or CAC, among participants.

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  4. White men who exercise at high levels have greater risk for plaque buildup in arteriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Medical News

    White men who exercise at high levels are 86 percent more likely than people who exercise at low levels to experience a buildup of plaque in the heart arteries by middle age, a new study suggests. Led by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and Kaiser Permanente, the study looked at the physical activity trajectories of 3,175 black and white participants in the multicenter, community-based, longitudinal cohort CARDIA study, and assessed the presence of coronary artery calcification, or CAC, among participants.

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  5. Officials: Calif. hospitals overcrowded with fire evacueesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | EMS1

    Marin General Hospital's chief administrative officer Jon Friedenberg said Marin County's largest hospital has received only about half a dozen patients MARIN COUNTY, Calif. - Few if any empty beds remained at both Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center and Novato Community Hospital this week as patients were evacuated from Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital and Santa Rosa Medical Center due to the North Bay fires.

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  6. Two Marin County hospitals crowded with evacuees from North Bay firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Marin Independent Journal

    Few if any empty beds remained at both Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center and Novato Community Hospital this week as patients were evacuated from Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital and Santa Rosa Medical Center due to the North Bay fires. Jon Friedenberg, Marin General Hospital's chief administrative officer, said the county's largest hospital with 235 licensed beds has received only about half a dozen patients as a result of the emergency.

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  7. New Parent Leave Act, SB 63 (Jackson), Signed by Governor BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Business Wire

    ... a luxury to debate-it's a developmental necessity for each child," said George Halvorson, former CEO of Kaiser Permanente and Chair of First 5 California. "Extending parental leave to 2.6 million Californians is an investment of parents' time in ...

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  8. A chimney stands at a residence leveled by fire in Glen Ellen, Calif., on Monday, Oct. 9, 2017.Read the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | SFGate

    Staff said they were all safe and that the center would be closed Monday. 10 a.m. Hospital details evacuation of patients: Kaiser Permanente said 130 patients were safely evacuated from the Santa Rosa medical center Monday morning.

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  9. A fire burns in Napa County late Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... in the middle of the night from that fire, in cars or on foot. Two hospitals in Santa Rosa, those run by Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health, were evacuated. Power outages were widespread. People flocked to gas stations in cities that were safe from ...

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  10. Photos: Massive wildfires force evacuations in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... for their lives in the middle of the night, in cars or on foot. Two hospitals in Santa Rosa, those run by Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health, were evacuated. People flocked to gas stations in cities that were safe from the conflagrations, to fuel ...

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  11. California to fight Trump rollback of birth control mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | SFGate

    ... director for women's health policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation, a nonprofit unaffiliated with Kaiser Permanente. "It's more expansive than anything that's been offered in the past in terms of types of companies that can [seek an exemption]," ...

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  12. High Blood Pressure in 40s a Dementia Risk for Women?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | MedicineNet

    ... even earlier than previously thought, said lead researcher Paola Gilsanz, a postdoctoral fellow with the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in Oakland. Prior studies have linked high blood pressure with dementia , but "it ...

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  13. High Blood Pressure Tied To Women's Dementia RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | WebMD

    ... even earlier than previously thought, said lead researcher Paola Gilsanz, a postdoctoral fellow with the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in Oakland. Prior studies have linked high blood pressure with dementia, but "it ...

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  14. High Blood Pressure in 40s a Dementia Risk for Women?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | HON

    ... even earlier than previously thought, said lead researcher Paola Gilsanz, a postdoctoral fellow with the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in Oakland. Prior studies have linked high blood pressure with dementia, but "it ...

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  15. Impact of interactive voice response technology on primary adherence...Read the original story

    Oct 4, 2017 | CiteULike

    ... adherence. This was a prospective, randomized controlled trial conducted in January-December 2014 at Kaiser Permanente Colorado, an integrated healthcare system. Adults with a new oral bisphosphonate prescription for osteoporosis or osteopenia which ...

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  16. Diablo Magazine Hosts 2nd Annual 40 Under 40 CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Co., and Wente Vineyards. Comcast was the Gold Sponsor, and Silver Sponsors included Heller Jewelers and Kaiser Permanente. Comcast, Heller Jewelers, Visit Oakland, Bishop's Vineyard, and Union & Fifth provided raffle packages for the event, and ...

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  17. Downtown Partnership delivers message of progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... Edmondson also announced the spring launch of PikeCycle, the city's first bike-sharing program, with Kaiser Permanente acting as the title sponsor. Kortum said the bike-share program will "improve health outcomes, it improves air quality, it reduces ...

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  18. Having an older sibling poses risk of serious flu for babies and toddlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... according to a Swedish population study carried out by researchers at Karolinska Institutet ... A new Kaiser Permanente study found that the risk of younger siblings developing an autism spectrum disorder is 14 times higher if an older sibling has ...

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  19. Company Profile for Keaton's Child Cancer AllianceRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... generous grant funding from the American River Bank Foundation, the City of Roseville (CA), CVS Health, Kaiser Permanente, the Maximus Foundation, Safeway, Sutter Health, Union Pacific, the United Auburn Indian Community, and the In addition to ...

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  20. Kaiser RNs To Rally Across CA Monday for Safer CareRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    In an effort to alert patients and the public to what they see as a growing erosion of care conditions in Kaiser Permanente hospitals and clinics - and how to upgrade care standards, Kaiser registered nurses and nurse practitioners will hold rallies at 22 medical centers across California on Monday, September 18. The RNs and NPs, members of the California Nurses Association/National Nurses United are calling on Kaiser to support a series of RN proposals that would enhance safe staffing and general care standards. Nurse negotiators and Kaiser officials are currently in talks for a new collective bargaining agreement.

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