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November 30, 2009


On a Friday in early September, Donna Turner, 52, of Oakland awoke to the worst headache of her life.
November 30, 2009

Fighting Off Osteoporosis

When Piedmont resident Linda Murphy decided to get a spur-of-the-moment bone density test, she never imagined it would reveal she had osteopenia, a condition where bone mineral density is lower than normal.
November 30, 2009

The East Bay’s Best Doctors

Best Doctors, Inc is out with their list of the best doctors in the East Bay
November 30, 2009


Christmas is the biggest holiday with more than 20,000 lights strung around the house and the decorations placed carefully around the yard.
November 30, 2009

Too Many Cooks?

When eight East Bay culinary divas stir the pot and spill the beans, what you get is a sizzling stir fry of raucous musings, candidness, collaboration, ebullience and deliciousness.
October 27, 2009

Coping With Dementia

It was about six years ago, while longtime Alameda resident Robert “Bob” McPeak was enjoying his retirement, when his family began to notice some changes in his behavior.
November 26, 2008

Your Family Dentist

When Don Trester visits his dental hygienist, Jo Ann Galliano, three times each year, he knows that he is doing more than just getting his teeth cleaned—he is setting up his first line of defense in his overall healthcare.
November 26, 2008

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Ryan (not his real name) was frustrated. Before he was diagnosed with ADHD—Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder—he struggled to get through each day in the classroom and then each night trying to focus on getting all his homework finished.
November 26, 2008

Sex Talk

Libido problems can play havoc with women’s lives and relationships. “Low libido, not in itself a problem, becomes a problem when it causes distress for the woman, the marriage or the partnership,” says Sara Gottfried, M.D.
November 26, 2008