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Clovis Community Cancer Institute set to open Aug. 1

Central Valley cancer patients no longer need to travel across the state to receive optimal care. In fact, according to Community Medical Centers’ Chief...

Ryan’s Run Brings Awareness to Autism

Fresno State alum Ryan Stiner completed his 9-day, 200-mile solo charity run on Saturday, Nov. 12 at Railroad Park in Clovis to help raise...

Get Fit Doggie benefits all

Fitness partners can help keep us motivated and looking forward to our workouts time and time again, but exercise buddies don't always have to...

Caring for Karyn: Young mom battles rare thyroid cancer

By Valerie Shelton On the surface, 37-year-old Karyn Jakobs is your typical supermom. Her effervescent personality allows her to keep up with five busy kids—serving...

‘Mr. Fitness’ juggles training and business

Whether he’s working as a fitness trainer or a model or actor, Peter Chanthavongsak’s goal is to always stay moving. Since the age of 10...

Joyce Morrelli named Clovis Community Medical Center volunteer of the year

Featured photo by Valerie Shelton - Joyce Morrelli with her family; husband Phil, daughter Jeri Swenson, son-in-law Danny Swenson, son Anthony Morrelli and sister Emma...

California Health Sciences University hosts Measure C town hall meeting

Clovis Community College staff and students sought community support for Measure C during a town hall meeting on March 29, held at California Health...

November bringing awareness to Alzheimer’s

In 1983 President Ronald Reagan designated November as National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month – a time to recognize the over five million people in...

Working out in the summer heat

Working out without the proper water intake can quickly lead to dehydration, and adding the Fresno summer heat can make it a dangerous combination. Kelly...

Douglas Wood named founding Dean at CHSU’s Planned College of Osteopathic Medicine

Douglas Wood has been named Chief Academic Officer and Founding Dean of the planned College of Osteopathic Medicine at California Health Sciences University (CHSU)...

The Van Ornam twins spread disability awareness

Photo by Valerie Shelton - The Van Ornam family: Lori, Juliana, Sydnee and Mark.   By Valerie Shelton, Editor When twins Sydnee and Juliana Van Ornam, 14, were...

Get Fit Clovis founder hopes to inspire community

The idea began with a passing thought that stemmed from a yearning for unity; “You know what Clovis needs? Clovis needs more information about...

Understanding Autism: Clovis mom shares her son’s journey

By Diana Giraldo, Reporter The moment a child smiles for the first time, takes their first steps, or says their first word, it is a...

Thinking About Health: If you knew how many calories are in that sandwich, would...

By Trudy Lieberman Rural Health News Service Not long ago my husband showed up with a sandwich for lunch that he bought at a local...

Thinking About Health: How Changes in Medicare Could Affect You

By Trudy Lieberman | Contributed Rural Health News Service Shortly before Easter, the House of Representatives passed legislation that’s supposed to fix once and for...

Simple ways to avoid injuries when working out

A desire to live a healthy, active life compels many people to include exercise in their daily routines. Numerous studies have shown that regular...

Local transformation expert helps others make positive life changes

By Alexandria T. Montes, Reporter @Aliroundup2802 Dina Juve, co-owner of Fresno-based FitnessSocial Studio, is a passionate and valuable health educator dedicated to helping those looking...

Get Fit Clovis makes comeback

Get Fit Clovis is back and better than ever. The fitness movement, operated and funded by the Clovis Roundup, is essentially there for those who...

Beat Cool Weather: Keep health in mind as cold creeps closer

Temperatures may be dropping, but just because swimsuit season is over doesn’t mean it’s time to let your fitness regimen fall by the wayside....

Valley Children’s Magnolia Pediatrics center opens in Clovis

Clovis parents seeking optimal health care for their children no longer need to travel to Valley Children’s Hospital to receive the unparalleled pediatric care...

Living life on his own terms: Clovis resident combats grim cancer diagnosis with nutrition-based...

By Valerie Shelton In June, lifelong Clovis resident Jim Stashuk, 48, was diagnosed with stage four liver cancer and given six to 11 months to...

Local agencies work together to prevent prescription drug abuse

By Diana Giraldo, Reporter It happens all too often, a young athlete who suffered an injury playing sports is prescribed medication to help alleviate the...

Orchard Park celebrates 17 years, donates funds to Alzheimer’s Foundation

By Valerie Shelton, Editor Orchard Park, the oldest senior assisted living community in Clovis, celebrated its 17th anniversary with a country-style barbecue on Thursday, Oct....

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