Endometriosis is a gynecologic condition that occurs in an estimated 1 in 10 women of reproductive age. Symptoms may include pelvic pain, fatigue, and even infertility. Treatment includes medication or surgery.
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Fifteen years ago, Kaiser Permanente launched its first farmers market, thanks to the innovative thinking of Preston Maring, MD.
There is no one size fits all when it comes to grief. During Mental Health Awareness Month, learn the causes of grief and some resources for getting through — and living with — loss.
Abdominal discomfort and diarrhea or constipation are the hallmarks of this chronic condition. Learn the basics about IBS from a Kaiser Permanente gastrointestinal chief, including treatment options.
How can you play a role in preventing sexual assault? A women’s health psychologist offers important — and possibly life-saving — tips below.
In our ‘Where Are They Now?’ series, we check back with the 5 breast cancer survivors — 4 of whom are cared for by the same oncologist at Kaiser Permanente Antioch. The group is behind the hot pink license plates now showing up on California roads. The California Department of Motor Vehicles projects the specialty plate will be the most successful ever produced.
Colon cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer death in the United States, yet it is one of the most preventable types of cancer.
Our hearing can deteriorate with time. Be kind to your ears by reducing noise and using earplugs. If you start to miss sounds, see your physician for a diagnosis and help.
Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center cardiologist and Physician in Chief Rita Ng, MD, offers guidance for preventing heart disease.
California’s flu season may be the worst in a decade — and getting the flu shot is still worthwhile.
Brought on by experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event, PTSD impacts approximately nearly 8 percent of Americans each year. Learn what it is and how it’s treated.