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A Daughter’s Pride, a Father’s Joy

A Daughter’s Pride, a Father’s Joy

Bring your child to work day turned into a regular occurrence for this father-daughter pair, and took on much more meaning than either could have imagined. In 2016 Angela Tang started attending Samuel Merritt University, studying to earn her master’s degree in...

Cure for the Latest Surge is Already Here: Vaccination

Cure for the Latest Surge is Already Here: Vaccination

Medical experts are closely monitoring the latest surge in COVID-19 cases as the highly-contagious delta variant rages across the nation. Along with the rapid rise of positive tests, there is a worrying increase in the number of people who require hospitalization....

Ability Advocate Works Toward Access for All

Ability Advocate Works Toward Access for All

By Anita Creamer, Vitals contributor July Marks 31st Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act It was the 1960s, and they were young newlyweds. Within a few months, she was pregnant and he was serving at sea in the U.S. Navy. Then three months early, she gave...

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Parents Help Kids Tackle the Next Normal

Call it the parental pickle. Society has been opening back up as COVID-19 vaccinations are available—with traditional in-person school right around the corner. And yet, the delta variant of COVID-19 cases are on the rise and those under 12 still do not have access...

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Midwives Go Mainstream

Phoebe Cahill delivered her two babies the way women have for hundreds of years: with a midwife by her side. She could have chosen an OB doctor but felt confident that a certified nurse-midwife could help her have a natural childbirth or call in a specialist if...

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