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Protect your brain! Learn tips from the experts

Protect your brain! Learn tips from the experts

How does nutrition, exercise, sleep, socialization and more affect your brain? What steps can you take to keep your brain healthy as you age?

Find out from Sutter Health clinical experts at a free “Brain Health” seminar September 10th at Sutter Roseville Medical Center. Read the flyer for more information, and call 916-733-9511 to register.

UC Davis study calls for more regulation to prevent youth access to e-cigarettes

E-cigarettes may have the potential to reduce smoking, but big tobacco’s involvement and a general lack of restriction to youth access are cause for concern, according to a university study.

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UC Davis announces new second hospital on university’s Sacramento campus

The University of California, Davis, today announced that along with Kindred Healthcare, it will construct and operate a second hospital on its downtown Sacramento campus to provide more inpatient rehabilitation services in Sacramento County. The facility will provide care for twice as many physical rehab patients as currently can be treated at UC Davis Medical Center. The $60 million hospital will create 200 new jobs, offer convenient care for local patients and families, and be located at Aggie Square, the university’s newly announced technology and innovation hub just south of the Medical Center.

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Live near Davis? Like Yoga or Boxing? Which days are good for you?

​New wellness classes – yoga and boxing – are now offered at Sutter Davis Physical Therapy in Davis.

Classes are offered throughout the week to fit your schedule. Sunrise Yoga is available Monday and/or Friday mornings, while Boxing for Balance is held at noon on Tuesday and/or Thursdays.

Call for more information on how to get started with these classes.

UC Davis to lead national cow genomics effort

The cattle industry is the largest agricultural commodity in the United States, generating more than $100 billion in farm cash receipts in 2016. Despite cattle’s economic importance, scientists still have a long way to go to fully understand mechanisms that govern important genetic traits in the animals such as growth and disease resistance.

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Life Time Folsom names fitness veteran Steve Datte as General Manager

Folsom, Calif. – Life Time®,  the nation's only Healthy Way of Life brand, today announced that Steve Datte has been appointed the new General Manager of the company’s athletic resort destination in Folsom.

Datte and his team members deliver the full suite of Life Time programming and services for the two-story center spanning nearly 300,000 square feet and featuring an outdoor aquatic and tennis complex.

Life Time Folsom is located at 110 Healthy Way. There is also a Life Time facility in Roseville at 1435 East Roseville Parkway.

Datte has more than 30 years of experience in various aspects of the health and fitness industry. In previous roles he has created and written sales and operational protocols for all aspects of business operations. Datte has worked in all regions of the U.S. as well as Canada.

Some calories more harmful than others

While calories from any food have the potential to increase the risk of obesity and other cardiometabolic diseases, 22 nutrition researchers agree that sugar-sweetened beverages play a unique role in chronic health problems. The disease risk increases even when the beverages are consumed within diets that do not result in weight gain.

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