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Friday, June 12, 2009 Spring-Summer 2009   VOLUME 1 ISSUE 1  
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WHEN COOKING BECOMES CHEMISTRY
ARE YOU GETTING ENOUGH VITAMIN D?
ASTHMA ACTION PLAN
UP COMING HEALTH SCREENING & EDUCATION EVENTS
ASTHMA RESOURCES
CANCER RESOURCES
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RESOURCES
DIABETES RESOURCES
CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RESOURCES
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CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE
 
Alta Bates Summit Medical Center  - www.altabatessumit.org
 
Health Access is a free membership program that offers monthly blood pressure screenings, presentations on health-related topics as well as other services.
(510) 869-6737
 
Health Match is a free community service that can refer you to a physician practicing at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center.
(510) 869-6777
 
Health Ministry is a community service program that coordinates blood pressure screenings and other healthcare services through local church congregations. Call for information about a participating congregation near you.
(510) 869-6763
 
Other Resources
 
Alameda County Tobacco Unit is a service of Alameda County. It provides information on how to quit smoking, smoking cessation programs, and information on local smoking control ordinances.
(510) 208-5920
 
American Cancer Society provides education and information to support the prevention, detection, and treatment of cancer.
(800) 227-2345
 
American Heart Association provides resources, education, outreach programs, and research to fight heart disease and strokes.
(800) 242-8721
 
American Lung Association provides referrals to lung cancer support groups and services, plus education about lung cancer. Call for the branch nearest you and for
information about resource libraries and videos.
(800) 586-4872


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