Contest

Featured Recipe

Home Health

Health

Homegrown Healthcare

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

Rarely has there been a time when nurses and medical support staff haven’t been needed. But with an aging baby boomer population and a growing population in general, Kern County is feeling the pinch...

Read more: Homegrown Healthcare

Connections

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

You might be one of those people that thinks your worsening eyesight is just from age. Or maybe you’re one of those people that gets a toothache and thinks, “Ah, well, it’s just a tooth, what’s the big deal?” So you get it taken care of without a fuss. It certainly can’t be indicative of other health concerns, right?

Read more: Connections

Help In Tough Times

Written by Jessica Shillings

Something to Consider: Talking about these things now can save heartache and stress in the event of a medical emergency.

Read more: Help In Tough Times

Medical Specialties 2013

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

alt

2013 Medical Specialties Profiles

Read more: Medical Specialties 2013

TLC When You Need it Most

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

They make it all better “To do what nobody else will do, in a way that nobody else can do, in spite of all we go through; that is to be a nurse.” —Rawsi Williams

Read more: TLC When You Need it Most

Fuzzy Love

Written by Eman Shurbaji

Fergie may be only two years old, but she’s funny, compassionate, and a great kisser. So when her owner, Linda Sullinger, heard of the new pet therapy program at San Joaquin Community Hospital, she knew her part-Chihuahua/ part-Yorkie canine would be a great fit—except for the kissing.

Read more: Fuzzy Love

Nothing Short of a Miracle

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

It has been said that there are miracles taking place all around us, every single day. In the general madness that can consume daily life, it is easy to forget such happenings. However, if you are in the medical field, you may be witness to such things more often

Read more: Nothing Short of a Miracle

2012 Hospital Update

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

­When it comes to world-class medical treatment, Bakersfield has some of the best care available—and it’s only getting better as the years progress. In an ever-changing world, where technological advances are great, we’ve not just been keeping up with the best in the industry, we’ve been setting the curve.

Read more: 2012 Hospital Update

2012 KernHealth Cancer Update

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

When the diagnosis is cancer, the reaction is fear. Though the prognosis may be good, there’s still a multitude of emotions that have to be dealt with, both by the person afflicted and his or her family and friends.

Read more: 2012 KernHealth Cancer Update

Dream Bigger

Written by Naomi Moss

alt

“What planet are you from?” These are words meant to hurt and harm; words no child wants to hear.

But for one local boy with Asperger’s Syndrome, these words would propel an already active imagination into another world…one filled with published novels and robots.

Read more: Dream Bigger

Page 2 of 7

<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Next > End >>