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HealthyCal.org
New Report Recommends Social and Behavioral Domains for Electronic Health Records

Nov 14, 2014

By Fran Kritz

Including social and behavioral information in patients’ electronic health records may improve patient care, according to a new report from the Institute of Medicine.

The Institute of Medicine identified several categories for possible inclusion in electronic health records, including alcohol use, race and ethnicity, tobacco use and exposure, census tract median income, education,...

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Cowtown Eats
Free Ice Cream Sandwich at CREAM Elk Grove on Saturday

Nov 14, 2014

Post by CREAM (Cookies Rule Everything Around Me). CREAM, a Bay-area based ice cream parlor, is celebrating the opening of its newest Elk Grove franchise by giving away free ice cream sandwiches on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 12 noon to...

Girls on the Grid
Mark Your Calendars: #BossLady Events in Sacramento

Nov 14, 2014
Mark Your Calendars: #BossLady Events in Sacramento

By Laura Braden While we’re each responsible for our own happiness and success, no one can exist in this world... read more

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Baked Bree
No Oven Required Thanksgiving Appetizer Ideas

Nov 14, 2014
No Oven Required Thanksgiving Appetizer Ideas

When I was working on The Thanksgiving Game Plan, I asked everyone what their biggest turkey day challenges were. One that I heard over and over again was, what can I make for guests to snack on that doesn’t require any precious oven space? Good question. I am...

52 Kitchen Adventures
Perfect Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

Perfect Gluten-Free Chocolate Chip Cookies

  “Did you use a different type of sugar…?” No… “…is the salt different…?” No… “…what about the flour? Did you use something different, like buckwheat flour…?” No… My BFF Hannah is no stranger to food. She and I bonded as college roommates with an unusually packed pantry, unlike our neighbors, who bought cheap...

Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Oak Park Brewing Company Officially Opens on Friday

Nov 13, 2014

**ANNOUNCEMENT** We are opening THIS Friday at 11am! More details on FB: http://t.co/oaAEE5TBAD — Oak Park Brewing Co. (@OakParkBrewCo) November 12, 2014 Based on Twitter and Facebook, it looks like all of Sacramento might have visited Oak Park Brewing Company...


AccessLocal.TV
What’s it Like to Live Off $4.90 a Day? The Food Stamp Challenge Offers Insight

Nov 13, 2014
What’s it Like to Live Off $4.90 a Day? The Food Stamp Challenge Offers Insight

November 16th will mark the beginning of the Sacramento Hunger Coalition’s seven-day Food Stamp Challenge. The premise is simple: anyone can participate, but can only eat what they can buy for $4.90 per day, a little over $34 for the week. Sorry, no stocking up on snacks from the office, either. The idea is...

Cowtown Eats
Buy One Holiday Drink, Get One Free at Starbucks Thru Sunday

Nov 13, 2014

You know the holidays are coming when Starbucks brings out the red coffee cups, and they're celebrating by offering a buy one, get one free deal on their holiday drinks. From 2 to 5 p.m. through Sunday, Nov. 16, buy...

Girls on the Grid
Oak Park Brewing Company Opening

Nov 13, 2014
Oak Park Brewing Company Opening

By Kelly Conroy   The new brewery in Oak Park is awesome. After watching construction on the new brew-pub on... read more

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Cowtown Eats
Dining News: RIP Guy Fieri’s Johnny Garlic’s in Arden

Nov 12, 2014

Johnny Garlic's, by Food Network star Guy Fieri, closed abruptly earlier this week, reports CBS 13's Nick Janes. His Johnny Garlic’s co-workers also picking up their last checks seemed equally surprised. The Arden Way restaurant, one of several owner by...


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