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El Dorado Hills Fire Department joins in fight against breast cancer

El Dorado Hills Fire Department joins in fight against breast cancer

For the second year in a row, El Dorado Hills Firefighters are joining in the campaign to raise breast cancer awareness.  For the month of October, designated National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, firefighters will don pink versions of their duty t-shirts to promote awareness of the devastating disease that affects over 230,000 women each year (American Cancer

Weekly Challenge: The First Look, a life coaching challenge

Weekly Challenge: The First Look, a life coaching challenge

 The Daily Look

  How many times a day do you look in the mirror? Be honest! Maybe not a close look, but at least a glance or reflection in a mirror? Probably a lot, right? And when you do see your reflection, how often do you think (or even say) something negative about yourself?

Negative self-talk is something most of us do without even thinking about it. Somewhere along the line, many of us become our own worst critics, far harder on ourselves than we would ever be of others.

There is an old saying: you teach others how to treat you. But really, when you say negative things to yourself about yourself, aren't you teaching yourself how to treat you?

El Dorado County offers low-cost flu vaccines

El Dorado County offers low-cost flu vaccines

The El Dorado County Health and Human Services Agency, Public Health Division, will begin conducting low-cost community flu vaccination clinics on Sept. 26, with additional clinics offered through mid-November. The seasonal influenza vaccine will be available in nasal mist and flu shot forms at the clinics.

“Everyone 6 months of age or older should get vaccinated against the flu annually for the best protection,” said Lynnan Svensson, Supervising Public Health Nurse with the Public Health Division. “High-risk individuals, such as children under age five, people 65 years and older, pregnant women and people with chronic diseases like asthma, diabetes or heart and lung disease are especially encouraged to be vaccinated.

U.S. HealthWorks Announces Offer to Administer Flu Shots at Sacramento Area Businesses

U.S. HealthWorks Announces Offer to  Administer Flu Shots at Sacramento Area Businesses

To fight the flu this year, one national health care provider is offering businesses an old-fashioned deal – we’ll come to you.

U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, a leading operator of occupational healthcare and urgent care centers in the nation, said today it is offering to visit businesses on-site and provide flu vaccination shots to employees.

U.S. HealthWorks has a center in Rocklin and four more in Sacramento. To set up a date and time for U.S. HealthWorks to administer flu shots at your business, or for more information regarding this program, call one of these numbers below or visit www.ushealthworks.com.

Watch 'Stand Up To Cancer' on News10 Sept 7 @ 8pm

Watch 'Stand Up To Cancer' on News10 Sept 7 @ 8pm

This year 1.4 million Americans will be diagnosed with Cancer.

Help advance groundbreaking research.  Watch 'Stand Up to Cancer' this Friday from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Leaner Healthier Teen Revolution™ Help Shed Light on Solutions to Childhood Obesity At Event Sept 27

Leaner Healthier Teen Revolution™ Help Shed Light on Solutions to Childhood Obesity At Event Sept 27

To Honor National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, Leaner Healthier Teen (LHT) Revolution™ Hosts Free Screenings and Panel Discussions of HBO’s

“THE WEIGHT OF THE NATION: “Children in Crisis!” Documentary

National Teen & Tween Weight Loss Program to Help Shed Light on Solutions to Childhood Obesity during Special Event at Three Stages in Folsom on Sept.

Leaner Healthier Teen Revolution Hosts "The Weight of The Nation" Event Sept 27

Leaner Healthier Teen Revolution Hosts "The Weight of The Nation" Event Sept 27

In honor of September being National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month, Leaner Healthier Teen (LHT) Revolution, the fastest growing healthy nutrition education weight loss programs in the U.S., announced today that they will host a free screening of HBO’s “THE WEIGHT OF THE NATION: “Children in Crisis!” documentary at a special event at Three Stages in Folsom, Calif. On Sept. 27 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. LHT Revolution is based in the Sacramento area and has licensees in several cities across the U.S., who will be hosting similar events. To RSVP for this no-cost event and learn about local resources to help families get educated about helping their children live a leaner longer healthier life, please register for this limited seating engagement.