FLC’s Emerald Grove event honors supporters

FLC’s Emerald Grove event honors supporters

FALLBROOK – Land donors and major contributors were celebrated at the Fallbrook Land Conservancy’s (FLC) 17th annual Emerald Grove Recognition Event in June. Held at the Fallbrook home of Chris and Jacquie Pierson, guests enjoyed a reception and dinner, as well as brief presentations by members of the FLC’s board of directors. Chairman Will Shakespeare […]

How to conquer sugar cravings

How to conquer sugar cravings

The title of the Woman of Wellness talk on June 1 was “The Sugar Habit: Why We Start and Can’t Stop, and How to Kick it!”. Certificated health coach Tiffany Burnett gave the presentation at Fallbrook Library. Burnett started out by describing her own experiences with an uncontrollable craving for sugar, which led her to […]

Highgate Senior Living to open in late summer

TEMECULA – A new assisted living and memory care community will be opening late this summer in the heart of Temecula, near the freeway off Rancho California Road. Highgate Senior Living is now accepting reservations for both their Manor and Cottage apartments. In addition to luxurious studio and one-bedroom units, Highgate at Temecula features exceptionally […]

Growing food the healthy way

FALLBROOK – The Healthy Garden, Healthy Home Program of the University of California Cooperative Extension invites residents to attend a free workshop on growing their own food the safe and healthy way. The workshop will be Saturday, July 8 at 3 p.m. at the Fallbrook Library, 124 S. Mission Road. The 90-minute workshop will give […]

HIV testing is available in San Diego County

Jose A. Alvarez County of San Diego Communications Office Knowing your HIV status is essential to keep the virus from spreading. To that end, the county Health and Human Services Agency and its many partners offered free, confidential HIV testing throughout the region. The service was part of National HIV Testing Week in San Diego County, […]

Supervisors accept donation for automated external defibrillators

SAN DIEGO – The San Diego County board of supervisors approved the acceptance of a $44,500 donation from the San Diego Regional Fire Foundation (SDRFF) June 20 for the purchase of automated external defibrillators. The donation was first announced at the SDRFF’s Emergency Preparedness and Fire Safety Summit May 19. “Over the last decade, this […]

County, city get $6 million grant for Prop. 47 community treatment

Yvette Urrea Moe County of San Diego Communications Office The County and City of San Diego will receive $6 million to provide substance abuse and mental health services to hundreds of people cited or charged with misdemeanor drug and property crimes across the region. The Board of State and Community Corrections recently voted to award […]

Patient-centered care shouldn’t be just a marketing slogan

Trudy Lieberman Rural Health News Service Recently I heard from a woman in rural Nebraska who told me about her 76-year old father, who in late April had a lemon-size cancerous mass removed from his brain. The man chose to have his chemotherapy and radiation treatments at a hospital close to his home instead of […]

Why fat is so important to remain in ketosis

Why fat is so important to remain in ketosis

Dr. Terry Rondberg Special to the Village News Most of us eat way too much sugar and too little fat. A lot of people eat too much protein, which is often riskier than a high-carbohydrate diet. It is due to brainwashing that anyone believes glucose is the preferred energy for our body. This is bad […]