Free Rabies Vaccine & Microchip Clinic on March 9th

Free Rabies Vaccine & Microchip Clinic on March 9th

San Andreas, CA…Coming up in March for Calaveras County residents! Please do take advantage of this excellent, well-run event to assure your pets are up to date on vaccines and that they are microchipped for their safety and your peace of mind. Too many pets go missing and are never reunited with owners; our county […]

Calaveras County Public Health Partners with Anthem to Launch Public Health Vending Machine Including Narcan!

Calaveras County Public Health Partners with Anthem to Launch Public Health Vending Machine Including Narcan!

San Andreas, CA…Calaveras County Public Health is proud to announce the installation of a groundbreaking Public Health Vending Machine, generously sponsored by Anthem. This initiative aims to provide accessible resources and support to the community, promoting overall health and well-being. Located within the Calaveras County Health and Human Services Building at 509 E Saint Charles […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Researchers Create Artificial Testicles

Researchers Create Artificial Testicles

Ramat Gan, Israel…Dr. Nitzan Gonen, of the BIU Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences and the Institute of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials, together with research students Aviya Stopel, Cheli Lev and Stav Dahari, have produced artificial testicles that could significantly advance the understanding of the mechanisms involved in sex determination and provide solutions for male infertility, […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Free Community Events to Celebrate American Heart Month this February

Free Community Events to Celebrate American Heart Month this February

Sonora, CA…Adventist Health Sonora invites the community to celebrate American Heart Month with heart-healthy activities all February long. The schedule of events kicks off next Thursday, February 1 with a Heart Walk at the Health Pavilion and Diana J. White Cancer Institute at noon. The community is invited to walk laps at the Pavilion to […]

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

Test Your Heart Health During American Heart Month in February!

San Andreas, CA…Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women. During American Heart Month in February no cost testing is available at Mark Twain Medical Center to help local women monitor their heart health. Make time any weekday in February for a Comprehensive Lipid Panel test. It can help identify chronic and new conditions […]

Senior Peer Support Program

Senior Peer Support Program

San Andreas, CA….Join our volunteer team or refer someone in need. Call (209) 754-6448. Our volunteers are reimbursed for mileage. Discover the benefits of senior peer support! Did you know that individuals who volunteer tend to live longer, enjoy better health, and experience happier lives? Life’s changes as we age can present emotional challenges, making […]

FDA Approves First Gene Therapies to Treat Patients with Sickle Cell Disease

FDA Approves First Gene Therapies to Treat Patients with Sickle Cell Disease

Washington, DC…Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved two milestone treatments, Casgevy and Lyfgenia, representing the first cell-based gene therapies for the treatment of sickle cell disease (SCD) in patients 12 years and older. Additionally, one of these therapies, Casgevy, is the first FDA-approved treatment to utilize a type of novel genome editing technology, […]

Renting Ages You Faster & Another Case for Home Ownership

Renting Ages You Faster & Another Case for Home Ownership

Adelaide, South Australia…A new study, jointly conducted by the University of Adelaide and University of Essex, has found that renting, rather than owning, a private-sector home leads to faster biological ageing. Renters sitting in front of a pile of boxes Credit: SHVETS Production The negative health impacts of renting were shown to be greater than […]

California Launches Reproductive Health Services Corps to Expand and Improve Abortion Access

California Launches Reproductive Health Services Corps to Expand and Improve Abortion Access

Sacramento, CA…With extremist judges and out-of-touch politicians continuing their attacks on access to abortion care, California is once again leading the fight to protect and expand reproductive freedom. Today, California is launching the Reproductive Health Service Corps to increase and diversify the reproductive health care workforce to better serve all communities as well as the […]

Mark Twain Medical Center Recognized in Becker’s Healthcare’s Top 350 List

Mark Twain Medical Center Recognized in Becker’s Healthcare’s Top 350 List

San Andreas, CA…Dignity Health Mark Twain Medical Center is proud to announce its inclusion in Becker’s Healthcare’s list of the top 350 hospitals in the nation, and a remarkable achievement of being ranked among the top 7 hospitals in the state for nurse communication. Becker’s Healthcare, a leading source of business and legal information for […]

Donate Blood at the Calaveras Community Blood Drive on November 28, 2023, and Help Save Lives

Donate Blood at the Calaveras Community Blood Drive on November 28, 2023, and Help Save Lives

San Andreas, CA…Blood shortages across the country continue. You can help; it’s as simple as donating blood at the Nov. 28 blood drive. Whether you are a returning donor or a first-time donor, you can help save lives. The Calaveras Community Foundation (CCF) and Vitalant partner in order to collect lifesaving blood in Calaveras County. […]

The 2023 Taps for Ta-Ta’s is October 29th! Music, Car Show, Beer & More!!

The 2023 Taps for Ta-Ta’s is October 29th!  Music, Car Show, Beer & More!!

Murphys, CA…The 2nd annual Taps for Ta-Ta’s fundraiser is October 29th!  🎀 This year enjoy a day of cars, live music, and specialty beers all on Sunday, Oct 29th! Here are the details so you can help make a difference 📆 Sunday, Oct. 29th ⏱ 11-5 pm 🚘 Car Show 11-2:30 pm at Masonic Lodge […]

The 2023 Taps for Ta-Ta’s is October 29th! Music, Car Show, Beer & More!!

The 2023 Taps for Ta-Ta’s is October 29th!  Music, Car Show, Beer & More!!

Murphys, CA…The 2nd annual Taps for Ta-Ta’s fundraiser is October 29th!  🎀 This year enjoy a day of cars, live music, and specialty beers all on Sunday, Oct 29th! Here are the details so you can help make a difference 📆 Sunday, Oct. 29th ⏱ 11-5 pm 🚘 Car Show 11-2:30 pm at Masonic Lodge […]

Mark Twain Medical Center Provided More Than $4.9 Million in Patient Financial Assistance and Community Benefit Programs in FY23

Mark Twain Medical Center Provided More Than $4.9 Million in Patient Financial Assistance and Community Benefit Programs in FY23

San Andreas, CA…Dignity Health – Mark Twain Medical Center (MTMC) provided more than $4.9 million during fiscal year 2023 (FY23) in patient financial assistance for those unable to afford medical necessary care, unreimbursed costs of Medi-Cal/Medicaid, community health improvement services, and other community benefits. Mark Twain Medical Center takes a comprehensive approach to improving community […]

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