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.

When Labor and Management Work Side by Side

Lincoln Cushing, Heritage writer   Two black Kaiser Richmond shipyard #4 employees, “Labor Management,” 1/4/1944 During World War II, American industrialist Henry J. Kaiser’s job was building ships to win...

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.

Routine Bloodwork Leads to Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Bill Walsh went to the doctor for his annual physical and completed the routine bloodwork. However, the results of his Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) test concerned his doctor, who sent...

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.

Climate Change – An ‘Urgent’ Human Health Issue

Kaiser Permanente was the leading health care sponsor of the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco, and CEO Bernard J. Tyson addressed the conference Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018, during...

Food for Health

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.

Grilled Figs with Honey and Rosemary

It is fig season. Start any fall dinner with this very special appetizer. It helps if you have runaway rosemary bushes in the neighborhood. My wife made these recently using...

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.

Health Resources to Create a Schoolwide Culture of Wellness

A wellness strategy helps ensure the highest possible health, academic and school climate outcomes for everyone in the school — students, staff and teachers. To support that idea of creating...