Ethnic Health Institute Community e-Newsletter
Community e-Newsletter

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 Spring-Summer 2010   VOLUME 1 ISSUE 3  
Community Health
Calendar of Events
Community Resources
Whooping Cough
Breast and Prostate Cancer
Eating Right
His Health
Upcoming Events
Asthma Resources
Cancer Resources
Cardiovascular Resources
Diabetes Resources
Stroke Resources
Asthma Resources

At Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Asthma Resource Management Center is designed as an alternative to going to the Emergency Department and a way to educate people with asthma about early warning signs and ways to prevent asthma attacks.
(510) 204-1586
Ethnic Health Institute
(510) 869-8223
Health Match is a free community service that can refer you to a physician practicing at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center.
(510) 869-6777
Other Resources
Alameda Contra Costa Medical Association (ACCMA) provides a list of physicians who can help you.
(510) 654-5383
Alameda County Public Health Departmentís Asthma Start Program provides home-based asthma education and home assessments for children throughout Alameda County.
(510) 383-5181
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology:
(800) 822-2762
American Lung Association
(800) LUNG USA - (800) 586-4872
Bay Area Pediatrics/Comprehensive Allergy Services can diagnose and treat infants, children and adults with asthma.
(510) 834-4897 x5
Childrenís Hospital & Research Center Oakland - Bay Area Pediatric Pulmonary has a free pediatric advice line with information on asthma.
(510) 428-3305
Regional Asthma Management & Prevention Initiative is a clearing house of asthma information, provides technical assistance to asthma coalitions, and acts as a collective voice for policy change.
Sinkler-Miller Medical Association is a group of over 150 African American physicians in the East Bay. The Association provides referrals and a list of resources.
(510) 547-8945


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