Health Matters

Seven Healthy Tips to Face COVID-19

Aug 20,2020

The Food & Agricultual Organization of hte Uninted Nations (FAO) calls on everyone to strengthen their immune systems with a healthy and conscious diet that avoids food waste.
Staying healthy through a proper diet is key.

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COVID-19: Nearest Test Sites in Fruitvale

Aug 20,2020

COViD-19 testing is no longer available in Alameda. The nearest testing sites are in Oakland’s Fruitbvale District.

n La Clinica de la Raza,. Tests are by appointment only, and you can drive through or walk up at this site.

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To Be Able to Laugh

Aug 20,2020

People are stressed. A lot is happening politically. A lot is happening in regard to health, i.e. the coronavirus. A lot is happening economically. A lot is happening to our climate.

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Got Medicare? Get Free COVID-19 Test

Jul 16,2020

If you have Medicare and want to be tested for COVID-19, you should be aware that Medicare covers tests with no out-of-pocket costs. You can get tested in your home, doctor’s office, a local pharmacy or hospital, a nursing home, or a drive-through site.

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Just Do It

Jul 16,2020

Jon Bon Jovi and his wife Dorothea were on the CBS Morning Show promoting a new restaurant they have opened. It is called JBJ Soul Kitchen. It is on the campus of Rutgers University in New Jersey. Jon and Dorothea had become aware that college students often do not have enough money to eat. 

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Helping Prevent Suicide

Jun 18,2020

You may be aware that the suicide rate is currently higher than the homicide rate in this country. I am aware that I have written about the increase in depression. Now this.

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Seema Verma

How to Get Medicare Services at Home Now

May 21,2020

At Medicare, we understand people may have concerns about going to a doctor’s office during the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Like so many Americans, Medicare beneficiaries are rightly observing social distancing guidelines to protect themselves and others from possible infection.

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Are You Actually Happy?

May 21,2020

When clients come into my office for the first time, they fill out a brief form. One of the questions is “What is your goal for therapy?” In all of my years of practice, no one has said they want to be happy.

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Medical Supply Drive Extended thru June 1

May 21,2020

Sisters Amy and Mya Nguyen haven’t squandered their time during the shelter-in-place order. Mya, a ninth-grader at Alameda High School and Amy, a seventh-grader at Will C. Wood Middle School have launched a successful medical supply drive that has been underway since April 23.

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