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,...

Hepatitis C rates in young adults increasing in California

SACRAMENTO – New data released today by the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) show an increase in newly reported hepatitis C cases among...

Recipe: SMC shares a healthy summer picnic recipe

Healthy Summer Picnic Recipe Summer has arrived and the picnic season is upon us. One of the most delightful ways to celebrate our freedom is...

Telehealth debuts at the Redding Veterans Home

The Veterans Home of California in Redding has begun bringing specialty health care to its home without patients having to leave the premises. A...

New analysis shows that coverage that is being promoted as part...

A recent report from CMS found that skimpier coverage under the American Health Care Act (AHCA) would have the effect of more than...

Covered California’s Board takes action to provide stability to the market...

    Covered California adopted a $314 million budget which highlights its ongoing stability and includes a continued commitment to maintaining a healthy mix of...

SMC shares basic summer heat safety tips

  The summer heat has seems to have finally found us, so the Shingletown Medical Center would like to share these basic heat safety tips in...

Health and Human Services announce services to be moved from Cascade...

Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency announces that their Cascade office at 2460 Breslauer Way is going through changes. As of June 26,...

Shasta County Health and Human Services urges public to protect the...

In California, as many as 50,000 cases of elder and dependent adult abuse go unreported every month. To help increase reporting, Shasta County Health...

CDPH notifies public of salmonella infections linked to contact with live...

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is warning people of the risks of Salmonella infection associated with contact with live poultry....

 Organizations across the country are preparing to celebrate June as Great...

Great Outdoors Month 2017 Will Be Most Important Ever For Great Outdoors Month 2017, public and private partners are coming together to make events like...