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Let’s talk total health. Whether you’re looking to try out a new recipe, read care stories or find new ways to live well, we’ve got you covered.

Care Stories

Kaiser Permanente members talk about their care in their own words, unscripted and uncompensated. We also showcase our physicians and employees in action, caring for our members.

Most Recent Post // January 09, 2017

Jesse Campos Gets Healthy With Help From His Kaiser Permanente Physician

Jesse Campos says he startled himself, when at the age of nine, he weighed in at 220 pounds.  ... more

A History of Total Health

Join us in a discussion of today's health care topics as we draw links to relevant events in Kaiser Permanente's 70-plus year history of shaping healthcare in America.

Most Recent Post // January 18, 2017

Looking Back: Laura Robertson, 97, Recalls Roots in Kaiser Shipyards

Lincoln Cushing Heritage writer   Laura Robertson, 97, chuckles when her doctor in Kaiser Permanente’s Colorado Region stumbles on the tiny size of her pharmacy order. She takes so few medications that the doctor assumes …

Food for health. Recipes for life.

Food for Health is a place for Kaiser Permanente caregivers to post recipes and talk about important issues related to nutrition and health. Recipes on this blog reflect our belief that good taste and good health go hand in hand. Come join our doctors, nurses and dieticians to learn more about cooking wholesome food for a healthier life.

Most Recent Post // January 17, 2017

Snack on This: Popcorn Three Ways

It’s crunchy and you can make it spicy, sweet or savory — when you’re craving a snack, popcorn can be a satisfying and delicious option. And when you pop it…

Center for Total Health

With this blog, we invite people — everyone from bloggers to media to experts to thought leaders — to come together and delve into a wide variety of health care topics.

Most Recent Post // November 28, 2016

Honoring National Diabetes Month and World Diabetes Day

In honor of National Diabetes Month and World Diabetes Day, we wanted to highlight important research available at the Center for Total Health.  The study is one of the largest... The post Honoring National Diabetes Month and …

Dispatches From...

“Dispatches From…” chronicles the work of many of Kaiser Permanente’s doctors, nurses and other caregivers as they donate their time and expertise to work on behalf of relief and charitable organizations worldwide.

Most Recent Post // October 22, 2016

Sachin Gupta, MD, and Ranjani Gupta Serve Mission in Rural Western Kenya

Sachin Gupta, MD, is a pulmonary and critical care physician with The Permanente Medical Group at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center. He and his wife, Ranjani Akula Gupta, who works in the Integrated Marketing and …

Thriving Schools

Thriving Schools promotes workforce health and student-focused initiatives like improving school lunches and increasing opportunities for physical activity. This blog highlights the latest healthy changes happening at schools.

Most Recent Post // January 12, 2017

Making Students Part of the Solution on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

On Monday, January 16, people across America will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday by joining together in a day of service. Make the day meaningful for young volunteers by planning an activity that's appropriate to …