In 2015 more than one-third of children and adolescents were overweight or obese, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. These children are at a greater risk for health problems such as diabetes, heart disease, sleep apnea, high cholesterol and low self-esteem.
How can we here in sunny California be low in vitamin D? Vitamin D is known as the sunshine vitamin, as we get most of it from exposure to sunlight. Yet, disturbingly, many children and adults all over the country, as well as locally in the Central Valley, are deficient in vitamin D.
I am often asked me about natural allergy remedies for runny, stuffy noses, and itchy, watery eyes. Before you run out to the drugstore to stock up on your usual antihistamines and decongestants, here are five alternatives to consider.
People shared video on social media of a bright object streaking across the night sky in California on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. One of those videos was submitted by a Fresno Bee user and can be seen here. A Chinese rocket re-entered the atmosphere near California around the same time, according to the Associated Press
What's that light streaking across the night sky in California?
Four killed in plane crash at Columbia airport.
Soberanes Fire jumps containment lines putting more houses in danger
Hot day leads to dashboard-baked cookies by Sacramento Bee reporters