Author: Lynn Mundell

Lynn Mundell

Lynn Mundell is a senior managing editor at Kaiser Permanente. She writes stories about chronic conditions, cancer and cardiac treatments, workplace and patient safety, and patient care. She is a writer and editor by training who now also leads people and projects. Contact her at lynn.mundell@kp.org with story ideas and website improvement suggestions.

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After influenza B hit schoolchildren hard this fall, 2 strains of influenza A may make this flu season among the worst in a decade. Don’t chance it: Get your flu shot.

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Janet Liang and Richard S. Isaacs, MD, FACS, send you their gratitude for your contributions this year and best wishes…

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Children’s Hospital physician James Naprawa, MD, collapsed during a casual basketball game — but Kaiser Permanente players used their quick wits and a portable AED to save his life.

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For 50 years, the California Newborn Screening Program has been Kaiser Permanente’s early warning system that helps protect its youngest patients from treatable genetic diseases.

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A Kaiser Permanente Central Valley memory clinic medical director explains the disease and measures for lowering the risk factors — ranging from a healthy diet to exercising one’s mind.

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Back to school can mean physician checkups. Get the latest information on the HPV vaccine from 3 Kaiser Permanente physicians, who recommend the vaccine for their 11- and 12-year-old patients.

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Nearly 300,000 U.S. children suffer from juvenile arthritis. Mia Brees is one, a teen undergoing treatment at Kaiser Permanente Northern California. With a dedicated pediatric rheumatologist and an improved medication plan, Mia is living life to the fullest and making plans for her future.

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As tobacco companies market directly to the LGBTQ community, Kaiser Permanente Northern California offers measures for members to kick the habit.

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