‘My Health Online’ Milestone: 1 Million Patients!

Posted on Apr 18, 2014

Smiles From the 6 Words Contest  Check out your photos from our 6 words contest, and see how you and your colleagues partner for patients: smiles from the 6 words contest! Thanks for participating.  Watch our newsletter for contest winners, who will be announced  in early May!  We recently reached a significant milestone made possible by your collective partnership, collaboration and dedication: one million patients are now enrolled in Sutter’s My Health Online. This consumer-friendly tool gives our patients online and mobile access to view their personal health record, email doctors, renew prescriptions and schedule appointments—anytime, anywhere. Read More

Every 15 Minutes Teaches a Life and Death Lesson

Posted on Apr 4, 2014

by Chris Graham, Trauma Prevention Coordinator

Every 15 Minutes

Every 15 Minutes. That was how often someone was killed in an alcohol-related crash at the inception of the Every 15 Minutes program. Today the statistics have improved to every 51 minutes, however, car collisions are still the number one cause of death for teenagers. That is why each year Eden Medical Center leads the effort to coordinate this powerful and impactful program at local schools.

This year’s program was held at Castro Valley High School with 1,500 students in attendance. Read More

Narsai’s Poached Pear With Non-fat Chocolate and Raspberry Sauces

Posted on Mar 31, 2014

Narsai's Poached Pear With Non-fat Chocolate and Raspberry Sauces

Recipe © 2005 by Narsai M. David

Welcome spring in good health with these succulent pears covered in creamy chocolate and delicious raspberry sauces. Read More

Lowering Your Risk for Stroke

Posted on Mar 24, 2014

Drawing of a profile of a person's head showing outline of brainDid you know that most strokes are preventable?

Learn more and lower your risk. Come to our free talk sponsored by Eden Medical Center to find out how!

When: Tues., April 22, from 10:30 a.m.-

Where: Ashland Community Center, 1530 167th Ave., San Leandro

Getting to the Heart of What Matters

Posted on Mar 24, 2014

Staying active and engaged is the best medicine for us not only physically, but mentally–keeping our heart healthy is just one way.Doctor holding plastic heart in his hands

Understand what increases your chances of developing heart disease and learn how you can lower your risk so you can stay on top of your game through our free class sponsored by Eden Medical Center.

When: Tues., June 24, at 10:30 a.m.

Where: Ashland Community Center, 1530 167th Ave., San Leandro

Diabetes and Your Feet: Staying a Step Ahead

Posted on Mar 24, 2014

Woman's bare feet with a flower between her toesManaging diabetes is important not only for your health but also in lowering your risk of developing foot problems, which can quickly become serious if not treated quickly.

Learn how diabetes affects feet, what to look for  and when to seek treatment through our free class, offered by Eden Medical Center.

When: Wed.,  April 23, 7-9 p.m.

Where: Eden Medical Center, 20103 Lake Chabot Rd., Castro Valley, CA 94546

Find out more: Diabetes and Your Feet

Keys to Living Well With Diabetes (Two-Part Series)

Posted on Mar 24, 2014

Close-up of a person's hand holding a key ringThis free two-part program will help you gain a better understanding about diabetes by learning how diabetes affects your body, how to control diabetes through healthful eating, how to take care of your body and maintain appropriate blood sugar levels, and how to avoid complications.

When: April 2 (Wed.)  & 9 (Wed.)  from 7-9 p.m.

Where: Eden Medical Center, 20103 Lake Chabot Rd., Castro Valley, CA 94546

Find out more:
Keys to Living Well With Diabetes (April 2)

Keys to Living Well With Diabetes (April 9)