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How Physical Therapy and Diet Work Together to Maintain Balance & Prevent Falls

Discover the Pivotal Role of Early Detection in Breast Cancer

Embrace National Wellness Month: Prioritize Your Health

Back to School, Healthy and Happy: National Immunization Awareness Month and More

Orchard Hospital Unveils New Outpatient Center

Grill Safely and Savor Summer

Embracing Fresh Fruits and Vegetables for a Healthy Summer

Tips For Staying Cool In The Heat + Signs You're Becoming Overheated

Can The Sun Make Me Sick? Understanding Sun Poisoning, Sunburn, and Sun Allergy

Join Us in Celebrating National Nurses Month!

Limb Loss Prevention in Rural Communities: What You Need to Know

Understanding the Benefits of Occupational Therapy

A Beginners Guide to Thyroid Disease and Other Thyroid Issues

Frozen Foods: Making Meals Nutritious and Affordable

The Benefits of Telehealth for Rural Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

How to Incorporate Heart-Healthy Habits into Your Daily Routine

Blood Donor Month: Why is it Important?

Stick With It! Tips for Achieving New Year’s Health Goals

7 Signs Your Body is Missing Key Nutrients

The Best Overall Health Apps for 2023

BHCIP Announces $7,901,351 Award to Orchard Hospital Mental Health Facility Project

Prebiotic vs Probiotic: What’s the Difference?

Health & Safety Tips to Protect Against Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Tips to Make Healthier Choices and Still Enjoy Your Thanksgiving Meal [2022]

When is RSV Season for Kids & Adults?

It's Flu Vaccination Time! [2022-2023 Update]

Pros and Cons of Visiting A Health Care Clinic

Back to School Health Hacks

What You Should Do to Help Prepare Your Child for a Sports Physical

Is Monkeypox Dangerous?

[Updated] Frequently Asked Questions About the COVID-19 Vaccine

How to Recognize and Prevent Heat Exhaustion

What to Do if You Think You Have a Mental Health Condition

Healthy Food Strategies for Parents of Picky Eaters

Influenza A: Your Questions Answered

National Public Health Week: Public Health is Where You Are

Why is Physical Activity & Nutrition Important?

How to Improve Your Blood Pressure

Tips to Try Every Day to Make Your Heart a Priority

How to Get Your Free At-Home COVID Tests

Health & Wellness Trends You’ll See in 2022

Why It's Not Too Late to Protect Yourself Against the Flu

Small Steps to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

Quick Guide: What You Should Know About Breast Cancer

How to Achieve Healthy Aging

What You Can Do at Home to Help Prevent Childhood Obesity

Tips for an Easy Transition Back to School

Get Vaccinated! August is National Immunization Month

Best Practices to Stay Healthy & Hydrated

Update: Face Coverings Not Required for Fully Vaccinated People

Men's Health Month: Prostate Health & Screening

Are Your Symptoms Seasonal Allergies or COVID-19?

How to Recognize a Mental Health Condition & Offer Support

What Does an Occupational Therapist Do?

Butte County Moves to Less Restrictive Orange Tier 3

Why Sleep is Important to Your Overall Health

10 Ways to Eat Right on a Budget

Second Phase of the Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout Begins

Tips for Setting Realistic Health Goals

How to Have a Healthier Holiday Season During Covid-19

What is Herd Immunity and Why is it Important?

[Update] Tips for a Successful Visit to the Hovlid Community Care Center

November is National COPD Awareness Month

Preventative Measures to Slow the Spread of Covid-19

Is It Safe to Go to the Chiropractor?

Quick Guide for Using Cloth Face Coverings

June is Men's Health Month: Preventative Health Tips for Men

Join Us in Celebrating National Hospital Week!

Tips for Managing Stress and Anxiety in Quarantine

Orchard Hospital’s Ongoing Response to COVID-19

[Quiz] How Much Do You Know About Nutrition?

Coronavirus Resources: Where to Find the Latest Tips and Updates

American Heart Month: Simple Ways to Improve Your Heart Health

Smart Tips for Reading Restaurant Menus

Orchard Hospital Awarded 3 Separate Grants

Two Types of Flu Shots for Older Adults

Is It Too Late to Get A Flu Shot?

Eat Right to Avoid Fall Weight Gain

Is Your Doctor Really Listening to You?

What is Type 2 Diabetes?

Understanding Different Types of Flu

Back to School...and Flu Season

I Feel Fine - Do I Have to Get an Annual Checkup?

FAQs About Sports Physicals for Kids

The Effects of Not Getting Enough Sleep

Quick Guide to Understanding Blood Pressure Readings

3 Most Important Ways to Protect Yourself from the Heat

3 Key Differences Between Seasonal Allergies and the Common Cold

Have You Considered Becoming an Organ or Tissue Donor?

Measles in Butte County: What You Need to Know

How Bad is This Year’s Flu?

Exercises You Can Do If You Have COPD

Why You Should Consider Being a Blood Donor

5 No-Pressure Health Habits to Make Part of Your Daily Routine

What’s the Difference Between Seasonal Flu and Stomach Flu?

Camp Fire Re-Entry: Health & Safety Tips

Camp Fire Tips and Resources

What You Can Do to Speed Up Recovery From the Flu

What You Can Do to Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer

What Are Essential Vitamins and Why Do You Need Them?

Eating Healthy at the Backyard BBQ

Steps to Stay Safe from Wildfire Smoke

Tips to Protect Your Skin from Sun Damage

How to Deal With Severe Allergic Reaction (Anaphylactic Shock)

Beat Your Summer Allergies

Is Picky Eating an Early Warning Sign of Childhood Obesity?

Why Preventative Healthcare is Important Even if You're Healthy?

Why Senior Citizens Should Get the Flu Vaccine

Ways to Avoid and Manage Pain

Myths About Visiting a Walk-In Clinic

How Do You Get COPD?

Fight The Flu: How To Boost Your Immune System

Flu Symptoms That Indicate You Should Keep Your Child Home From School

Learn Facts And Spread Awareness Celebrating World COPD Day

Food for Thought: Tips for Healthy Family Dinners

How To Avoid Spreading The Flu

Why You Should Care About Air Quality if You Have COPD

Back to School Flu Prevention Tips for Parents

How to Talk to Your Kids About Childhood Obesity

What You Need To Know About Exercising With COPD

Could Your Seasonal Allergies Be Something More Serious?

Bad Health Habits You Should Stop Doing Right Now

How To Know If You Need Special Vaccines Before Traveling Abroad

Understanding Different Types of Pain

How To Help Your Child When They Face A Weight Loss Setback

Best Ways To Keep From Getting Sick While Traveling

Should You Visit a Health Care Clinic if You're in Chronic Pain?

Frequently Asked Questions About COPD

Signs You Might Be Dehydrated and Tips to Help

5 Small Ways to Have a Big Impact on Childhood Obesity

Reasons to Go to a Health Care Clinic Instead of the Emergency Room

Do You Have to Worry About Getting the Flu During the Summer?

Ways to Help Children Develop Healthy, Lifelong Eating Habits

Basic Differences Between a Cold, Flu and Allergies

What You Need to Know to Protect Yourself from Norovirus

Start New Habits to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

3 Early Warning Signs That Could Lead to Childhood Obesity

3 Things to Avoid If You Have Chronic Pain

Top 4 Symptoms of COPD and 4 More You’d Never Expect

Common Terms You’ll Hear in a Health Care Clinic

Tips to Keep You From Getting Sick

What Are the 2 Greatest Health Crises for Our Local Communities?

3 Excuses People Make For Not Visiting a Health Care Clinic

Do You Know the Two Types of Diseases Associated With COPD?

Creative Snack Ideas to Get Your Kids to Eat Healthy

10 Questions to Ask Before Leaving the Healthcare Clinic

5 Easy Games to Get Your Kids Moving and Prevent Childhood Obesity

What Are NSAIDs? How to Safely Manage Pain [Part 2]

How to Safely Manage Pain with Non-Narcotic Medications [Part 1]

5 Vaccines Every Adult Should Have

Should You Go to the Health Care Clinic or the Emergency Room?

4 of the Most Common Vaccines and Why We Receive Them

Are You At Risk For COPD?

Tips to Gain Control of Childhood Obesity

Flu-Fighting Foods to Boost Your Immunity

Will the Flu Shot Make Me Sick?

Why Should You Get Vaccinated for the Flu?

Childhood Obesity: Causes, Challenges and Consequences

How to Build a Healthy Eating Plan for Your Family

Learn About COPD and How to Give Your Lungs a Rest

Stop Believing These Myths About the Flu Shot

What is Preventative Health Care?

Understanding Vaccines: What They Are and How They Work

The Fundamentals of Diabetes: Definition, Development and Diagnosis

Top Weight Loss Myths Debunked

Frequently Asked Questions About the Flu and the Flu Vaccine

How to Be Mindful of What You Eat During the Holidays

Things to Consider Before Having Surgery

11 Tips to Protect You During Flu Season

Types of Diagnostic Tests Done at an Imaging Department

What Happens at a Clinical Lab?

Learn the Basics of Type 1 Diabetes in Children

How to Breathe Easier and Live Better with the Aire Program

What You Need to Know About Chronic Pain

Why Would You Visit the Medical Specialty Center?

5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Skilled Nursing Facility

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