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Free HIV testing offered in Soldotna

...made that it's no longer looked at as a death sentence," Johnson said. "It's actually moving toward more of a chronic disease. ... As long as (HIV-positive people) are following the instructions of the doctor, they are able to live...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-01/free-hiv-testing-offered-in-soldotna
News
"For the Care of Your Life" - MediCenter now offers 24/7 access

...patient centered medical home, we are proving it by improving, adding, and enhancing all levels of care. Battling chronic disease with functional medicine and beating illness is what MediCenter is all about. We are done providing just sick-care...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2013-09-23
Dispatch
Study: Area healthier, living well, but cancer care needed

...functional health status, chronic disease and various risk factors...mental health care system." Chronic disease and risk factors According to...Obesity was correlated with every chronic disease measured in the survey except...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-03/study-area-healthier-living-well-but
News

...cavities today than ever. There have been some studies that say that cavities in primary teeth are the number one chronic disease infection in young children, probably due to how diets have changed and the increase in the number of sweet drinks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2013-02-04-1
Dispatch
Study: Health needs of old, yound should be balanced

...one-third of the people who live in the area are obese. The study indicates that obesity is directly linked to every chronic disease researchers measured. That is simply shocking. We must do something to encourage residents to eat healthier and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-03-10/study-health-needs-of-old-yound-s
Opinion

...worst kind of food-- precisely the sort of highly processed food-like substances that contribute to obesity and chronic disease," he said in an email. "'Better than nothing,' is the best you can say about it.But in recent years, there...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-07-07-0
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Healthy Bites

...practical food choices. And as more and more links are established between nutrition and health and reduced risk of chronic disease, registered dietitians can help virtually all individuals and families to improve and maintain their health. Most...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/010208/people_4001.shtml
People
Photo feature: Celebrating volunteers

...and a chance to take a whirl around the dance floor again. Larry and the band's contribution to the center are priceless." The center is an adult day center for seniors who, due to chronic disease or accident, need some assistance.

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071607/people_3120.shtml
Sue and save: Alaska joins health-care reform lawsuit while accepting related funds

...coverage, is administered by the state. Also, Alaska's state government has primary responsibility for prevention of chronic disease and promotion of healthy living, she said. Overall, the panel's message seemed to be that health care reform...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/091210/new_706983842.shtml
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Georgia chicken company keeps insurance costs down by pushing workers toward healthier habits

...educational programs by the end of the year because its health insurance premiums have jumped by 36 percent because of chronic disease. ''You can't make anybody take their medicine, but we want them to be aware of the chronic diseases before they...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/091604/bus_916bus003.shtml
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