Author: Anna Fiddler

Anna Fiddler

Anna Fiddler is a writer, editor, and documentary storyteller. She writes about women’s health, mental health and wellness, and the business of health care for Kaiser Permanente. Contact her at anna.c.fiddler@kp.org with thoughts or story ideas.

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In observance of Group B Strep Month, read about the bacteria that can cause complications during pregnancy and serious illness in newborns.

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In observance of World Hepatitis Day on June 28, read about the hepatitis C virus (HCV) that affects the liver and its treatment that’s considered a medical breakthrough.

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Rong Fang, a custodian at UC Berkeley, experienced a life-threatening heart attack. But quick, compassionate and coordinated care from Kaiser Permanente saved his life.

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This Mother’s Day read about some ways busy moms can take the time for some much-needed self-care.

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Northern California Kaiser Permanente therapists are partnering with the Boys & Girls Clubs to offer training and socio-emotional support to underserved teens and families in North San Mateo County.

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In honor of National Doctor’s Day on March 30, learn about a father-son duo in the Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center’s Emergency Department.

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Dr. Scott Cohen and Dr. Mark Babo are recognized with David Lawrence Community Service Awards. Pictured, Dr. Cohen teaches newborn resuscitation to a group of indigenous midwives in Chiapas, Mexico.

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