Caregiver seminar being offered at Orchard House

GRANDVIEW – Orchard House in Grandview will be offering a series of seminars for the community in the coming months.

How to protect yourself from osteoporosis bone fractures

Dear Savvy Senior, Can a person in their early 50’s have osteoporosis?

The woman who didn’t smile

Several sources reported that Tess Christian, 50, has not smiled since she was 10 years old.

‘Internal customers’ a flawed concept that drives mediocrity

Does your organization talk about internal customers?

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Support solicited locally for 11th annual Crop Walk

A tiny red lacquered bowl, containing just two ounces of uncooked rice, was used to illustrate just how little food some families survive on in some parts of the world.

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New therapist

Dana Smith, owner of Smith Counseling Services in Sunnyside, explains the various types of therapy she uses in her private practice with children and adults, to the Sunnyside Noon Rotary Club at its regular Monday meeting.

Hot showers harmful to skin during winter

A hot steamy bath might feel good during the winter months but it could leave your skin hanging out to dry.

Virtual doctors give patients more options

Sometimes it’s not easy to get to the doctor’s office, but smartphones and tablets are making access to medical attention easier through “virtual MDs.”

Erectile dysfunction may be first sign of heart disease

Men with erectile dysfunction may also have an increased risk for developing heart disease, according to an expert at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.

Mobile technology not just for the young

While 77 percent of Americans 65 or over own a cellphone, only 18 percent own a smartphone, according to Pew Research.

Hospital begins new service

Sunnyside Community Hospital & Clinics has expanded its services to now offer pediatric echocardiography, available to all residents in the Lower Yakima Valley.

Local hospital raising heart health awareness

February was American Heart Month and Sunnyside Community Hospital & Clinics attempted to do their part to help patients and community members live a heart-healthy life.

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Baby gifts