Butte County mosquito pools tested positive for West Nile Virus

WEST NILES VIRUS ACTIVITY Mosquito Pools A total of 191 WNV positive mosquito pools were reported this week from the following 16 counties: Butte (1), Fresno (8), Kern...

Cook healthy and tasty foods on the grill

Why go to all the trouble of picking out the leanest meat in the market only to go home, fry it and add the...

Which to eat—chicken breasts or chicken thighs?

    The delicious truth about white meat, dark meat, and which is better for your heath   By—Jodie Shield, RDN   What’s better for you: chicken breasts or thighs?...

New Federal report shows the individual markets across the nation are...

  California Continues to Benefit From a Healthier Population, Leading to Lower Costs The healthier risk mix in California’s individual market results in about 20...

Take control of your mental health story with the Becoming Brave...

SHASTA COUNTY - Unsure whether to tell your boss about your mental health challenge? Worried how friends or relatives may judge you if they...

CDPH reminds Californians about safe food handling during summer season ...

  SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is reminding Californians about the importance of safe food handling to prevent foodborne illness while...

New analysis shows the Better Care Reconciliation Act would mean dramatically...

  Benchmark plans offered under the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) would nearly triple a Covered California enrollee’s deductible, from $2,500 per year to...

Marijuana use comes with rules, risks

Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency wants to remind the community that marijuana use is restricted to those 21 years and older; must...

CDPH releases End of Life Option Act first annual report

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) today released the 2016 End of Life Option Act (Act) first Annual Report. The Act,...