Health Research

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Kaiser Permanente joins San Joaquin Medical Society in giving students an interactive look at the medical field and increase the number of minority physicians.

MODESTO, CA— Local high school students considering a career in healthcare visited Kaiser Permanente in Modesto and experienced firsthand what is like to work at a hospital through the program “Decision Medicine” on Thursday, July 19. Continue reading

Mobile Clinic seeks to increase cancer screening rates among Latinas

The St. Joseph’s Mobile Mammography Unit visited Stockton on Friday, January 3rd, as part of a program to provide digital screening mammography services to women living in San Joaquin County.

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CDC study explores role of drugs, drive-by shootings, and other crimes in gang homicides


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The 2011 Top 10 Stories Most Read

As we begin 2012, Bilingual Weekly’s newsroom extracted the top 10 most read stories during the last 352 days.  Please note that the top 10 stories were not selected by the Bilingual Weekly’s staff, our team ran the English website’s analytics’ report which evaluates the hits received daily and it ranked each story from the highest number of hits to the lowest ranking in local news coverage. The following stories are briefs of the top 10 stories you, our readers clicked on.

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SACRAMENTO, CA  —UC Davis Health System has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the state of Sinaloa, Mexico, to partner to improve the health and well-being of its residents through the exchange of ideas, data and research on telehealth, scientific and technical development, and neurodevelopmental disorders.

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HIV Serious Problem Among Latinos

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Bilingual Weekly

Mayra Barrios

(BW) SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY, CA- 2011 marked 30 years since the first case of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) was found in the United States —a case which became an Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS).

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