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“Laughter is the greatest thing you can have. If you can bring a smile to somebody’s face who is in terrible pain, or really having a hard time it’s worth it!” #Hellohumankindness
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02/24/2017 at 23:38. Facebook
If you or a loved one struggle with anxiety, know that you are not alone. It's important to understand that brain chemistry is at the root of it all.

Understanding the Roots of Anxiety

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02/23/2017 at 23:14. Facebook
Dignity Health is proud to be an early investor in the San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund (SFHAF). As a San Francisco-based health care provider, we see firsthand the critical connection between access to stable, high-quality housing and an individual’s health outcomes. We believe the Fund will help move the needle for the city’s most vulnerable by supporting new and existing affordable...
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Corporate foundations pump money into city-backed accelerator fund to preserve S.F. affordable housing - San Francisco Business Times

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02/23/2017 at 15:21. Facebook
Dietitians, doctors, and health-conscious consumers praise the purported health benefits of prebiotics and probiotics. But many people aren't clear on the differences between the two terms.

What Are Prebiotics and Probiotics? And How Can They Improve Your Health?

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02/23/2017 at 00:25. Facebook
As we continue to recognize Heart Health Month, share with us in the comments who your heart beats for!
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02/21/2017 at 22:38. Facebook
Resilience isn't a single skill. It's a variety of skills and coping mechanisms. To bounce back from bumps in the road as well as failures, you should focus on emphasizing the positive. - Jean Chatzky
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02/21/2017 at 14:47. Facebook
In honor of Black History Month, Dignity Health President/CEO Lloyd H. Dean shares which inspirational leader stands out to him.
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02/19/2017 at 20:34. Facebook
A simple gesture can make a world of difference! See how a visit from Vermelle and Sparky brightened a patient’s day.
What these children have to say about smiling and kindness will warm your heart. #HelloHumankindness
February marks American Hearth Health Month. Who does your heart beat for?
February marks American Heart Month, a great time to commit to a healthy lifestyle. Small changes that can lead to a lifetime of heart health. [ Cdc.gov Link ]

American Heart Month

Take a look at how children across the country spread happiness with the #GreatKindnessChallenge. [ Abcn.ws Link ]

Children Across the Country Spread Happiness With the Great Kindness Challenge

Watch how the Mercy Medical Center Merced provides the local Hmong community with the care they deserve via Upworthy.
A new study suggests a potential remedy for overly stressed medical students: compassion training.

Can Compassion Training Help Physicians Avoid Burnout?

Kindness is good for us, for others and for our community - no matter how small the gesture. Even something as simple as a smile has tremendous power to spread kindness.

10 Ways to Spread Humankindness

The Huffington Post partnered with Dignity Health and asked a handful of kids, ages 4 to 11, to draw acts of kindness they had recently encountered. What they drew, and what they said about the power of kindness, is both heartwarming and illuminating. See for yourself!

These 6 Kids' Drawings Of Kindness Nail The Best Thing About It

Be healthy from the bottom, up. Issues with our feet can sometimes signal larger problems affecting our entire bodies. For many who suffer from diabetes, early signs of the condition often appear in the feet, and diabetic foot care is an essential part of managing the disease. Learn more: [ Dignityhlth.org Link ]
"It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child." - Pablo Picasso

Sometimes, stepping into the carefree attitude of a kid is just what grown-ups need to rediscover their centers. Find out why everyday creativity is good for your mind and body.

Why Everyday Creativity Is Good for Your Mind and Body

Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into a friend. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.