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Is “immigrant advantage” disappearing among Mexican youth? For many years, Mexican adult immigrants newly arrived in the United States have been slimmer than their U.S.-born offspring but that health advantage could be disappearing, according to a recent article in Social Science & Medicine. Using California Health Interview Survey data, researchers found that young Mexican immigrants […]

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Kaweah Delta hosts free screening for deadly condition

People who are 60 years or older or have a family history of abdominal aortic aneurysms have the chance to be tested for the condition on Saturday, March 16, in Visalia. Kaweah Delta Health Care District is hosting the abdominal aortic aneurysm screening in partnership with vascular surgeons Omar Araim, M.D., and Matthew Campbell, M.D., […]

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TRMC workers split on budget solutions

Last month, Shawn Bolouki, Chief Executive Officer and Sherrie Bell, Chairwoman and President of the Governing Board, Facilitated 4 Employee Forums. During the Forums the Hospital’s current financial status was discussed including the reduction in patient volumes. Shawn shared the need to restructure operations in order to sustain the hospital, look at a possible partnership […]

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Adventist names Sr. VP of Patient Care Services

Andrea Kofl, MSN, has been named senior vice president for Patient Care Services for Adventist Health / Central Valley Network. Kofl came to Adventist Health with more than 30 years of wide-ranging health care leadership experience. Her background includes about four years at Adventist Health hospitals in Southern California and a year and a half […]

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Creature Comforts: How To Care For Injured Wildlife

Last week my three children found an injured Red-shouldered Hawk in our driveway sitting in a puddle being harassed by two of our cats. Our oldest daughter who raises chickens and does not have a phobia of large birds, decided she could get it into a cage. “Yeah” yelled the other kids. “Then you can […]

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Kaweah Delta set to host Feb. 20 heart lecture and health fair

Angiograms, stents, bypass surgery, heart catheterizations – what does it all mean? This heart month, Kaweah Delta Health Care District will teach people about heart procedures and how to keep their hearts healthy on Wednesday, Feb. 20, in Visalia. The event will take place from 5-7:30 p.m. at The Lamp Liter Inn, 3300 W. Mineral […]

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Lindsay Awards: Home Stretch

Dr. Steve Lege of Pro-PT at the Lindsay Wellness Center has been awarded the 2012 Business of the Year by the Lindsay Chamber of Commerce. With business success in Tulare, Visalia and Porterville, they decided to expand and open a 4th business in Lindsay. They not only opened a new business and started seeing patients, […]

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New PA joins KDDH in Exeter

A new physician assistant is now seeing patients at Kaweah Delta Exeter Health Clinic. Alisia Lee is now practicing pediatric and family medicine on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, at Kaweah Delta Exeter Health Clinic, 1014 San Juan Ave. Lee earned her Associate of Science Degree at San Joaquin Valley College and completed the college’s physician assistant […]

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