Sonoma County: The Foodie Haven That Loves Its Water
By Cat Neushul
Sonoma County is a trendsetter when it comes to food and beverages. So locals are hoping to leverage that reputation for the health of the nation, as the Rethink Your Drinkcampaign hits the Santa Rosa Wednesday Night Farmers’ Market July 11.
When mentally ill people kill, is it the same as murder for passion or money?
By Vesta Copestakes
James Eagen Holmes entered a crowded theater in Colorado and gunned down dozens of people, killing 12.
Jared Lee Loughner attended an Arizona political rally and murdered 6, wounding 13.
Adam Lanza opened fire at Sandy Hook Elementary School killing 20 children and 6 adults.
Houston Herczog came home from a Santa Rosa gym and stabbed his father 60 times with multiple knives.
What these four men have in common is that they have all been diagnosed as mentally ill. The first three were tried and declared insane at the time they killed. Houston Herczog is waiting for his trial and verdict. As we go to press, his case - #SCR610509 - is scheduled for the morning.
With all of the research in brain function and neurobiology, are we making progress towards better understanding that most mysterious of human emotions—love? What can we do to improve our feelings of love and attachment (or change the behavior of our partners)?
The science exploring the neurobiology of love and sex is still very new, and conclusions are lacking, but there are some interesting findings.
Ticks Carry Diseases. They can transmit a wide variety of diseases such as Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, tick-borne relapsing fever, tularemia, babesiosis, anaplasmosis and ehrlichiosis. Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne disease in the United States.
Over a year ago, Jackie walked into the Russian River Dental Clinic with her granddaughter, Katie, and asked for help. Her granddaughter had an acute dental infection that not only kept her up the previous night but was the cause of several school absences. Katie was able to receive treatment immediately and was back in school the very next day.
By Julie Barlow, Flight Nurse
RN, MS, CEN, CCRN, CFRN, ACNP-BC
SRMH NURSES ARE STRIKING FOR PATIENT SAFETY
The Santa Rosa Memorial nurses are striking again today. Do not be fooled into thinking that these strikes are about salary increases. The strike is about the health and safety of this community.