Cuin’ for a Cure

“You have cancer” is the most terrifying phrase most people can imagine hearing from their doctor. We would assume that many people who receive that diagnosis are in their 50s, 60s, 70s, some [...]

KDMC unveils faster delivery triage

A newly expanded labor and delivery triage area will allow pregnant women to receive faster and more private care when it opens this fall at Kaweah Delta Medical Center. The expanded labor and [...]

In Brief

Two local businesses to hold two blood drives in next 2 weeks A business in Exeter and another in Lindsay will hold blood drives for the Central California Blood Center this month. The staff at [...]

Ag, food groups discuss Valley hunger

The California State Board of Food and Agriculture addressed the issue of hunger in the San Joaquin Valley at its at Aug. 6 meeting at California State University, Fresno. “The San Joaquin Valley [...]

County takes action on immunization

Tulare County residents and their children can start planning now for the childhood immunizations needed to start classes on time, with the assistance of the Immunization Action Plan (IAP) [...]

Helping kids make a lasting connection

Children in the foster care system due to abuse or neglect can loose contact with extended family, friends and neighbors. They feel isolated and lost when their world, as they know it, seems to [...]

Health exchange opens wide with dental

Covered California announced its selection of pediatric dental health plans, ensuring that California children up to 19 years old will get expanded opportunities for better dental health. With [...]