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AccessLocal.TV
A Place Called Sacramento Films “Time Waits for No One” & “Bereaved”

Aug 25, 2014
A Place Called Sacramento Films  “Time Waits for No One” & “Bereaved”

A Place Called Sacramento Films “Time Waits for No One” & “Bereaved” This week marks the next installment of  “Meet the 2014 PCS Filmmakers” on ...

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HealthyCal.org
Native Americans Ancestry May Pose Significant Eye Disease Risk for Latinos with Diabetes

Aug 25, 2014

By Fran Kritz

A new study by researchers with the University of Southern California (USC) Eye Institute has found that Latinos with Native American ancestry who have type 2 diabetes have a significant risk of diabetic retinopathy – the leading cause of blindness in U.S. adults. Diabetic retinopathy affects more than more than 4 million Americans...

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Girls on the Grid
Fantasy Football Do’s and Dont’s

Aug 25, 2014
Fantasy Football Do’s and Dont’s

By Brianna Nathan The greatest time of the year is upon us: football season. If you’ve never participated in a fantasy football league before, make this your year! There are few things better than competing against your friends, and a fantasy league offers a socially acceptable reason to bet against your friends and curse...

AccessLocal.TV
Impressive Game of the Week Football Opener Planned for Friday

Aug 25, 2014
Impressive Game of the Week Football Opener Planned for Friday

By Will James Home Town Sports The Home Town Sports Game-of-the-Week returns to Access Sacramento’s regular play list with an 11-game Fall sports line-up beginning ...

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Undercover Caterer
Slow Roasted Garlicky Tomatoes

Aug 25, 2014

You didn’t think that tomato season was over did you?  I assure you it is not. Well, it almost is–at least at my house.  I learned a trick a long time ago that if you slow your watering down after the tomatoes were established and on the vines, then they end up more flavorful....

HealthyCal.org
Homeless veterans clinic reduces ER visits by treating the whole person

Aug 25, 2014

By Robin Urevich and Pedro Avila

Dr. Rishi Manchanda believes the key to better health for homeless veterans is improving their lives. He’s developed a clinic at the VA hospital in Los Angeles where vets can find housing, mental health care and help with benefits and legal issues.

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HealthyCal.org
Interview with Dr. Ronald Fong

Aug 25, 2014

The California Health Report Editor-in-Chief, Daniel Weintraub, interviews UC Davis Clinical Professor, Dr. Ronald Fong who is training the next generation of physicians to look outside the exam room to help their patients stay healthy. He advocates ev...

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Sacramento Vegan
Happy Hour at Downtown & Vine

Aug 24, 2014
Happy Hour at Downtown & Vine

Lately, when I've wanted to go out with friends for drinks, I've discovered that it isn't that easy to find restaurants with vegan options on their happy hour menus. Tapa the World and Kasbah are vegan-friendly, as is Capital Dime, but most happy hour menus seem to have nothing for...

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HealthyCal.org
LA County struggles with mentally ill inmates

Aug 24, 2014

By Chris Richard

The inmate had stripped off his suicide-prevention gown.

Such garments are of heavy fabric, like moving blankets, so that inmates in the Los Angeles County Jail’s “high observation” wing can’t tear them up to make ropes and hang themselves.

This man had rolled his gown into a club.

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Cowtown Eats
Dining News: Local Chefs & Restaurants Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Aug 24, 2014

My Facebook feed has been full of friends taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - and now some of Sacramento's restaurants and chefs are taking it too. Piatti's chef Lance Carlini and his staff took the challenge, posted the video...

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