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Members are describing what it’s like to experience care at Kaiser Permanente: great care by great people. … more

Mary Wright, RN, Uses Personal Experience with Diabetes to Help Her Patients and Families


Mary Wright is a pediatric nurse endocrinologist whose primary commitment is to her patients; she promotes, advocates, and strives to protect their health, safety, and their rights. As an example of how Mary has gone above and beyond for her patients, she voluntarily extended her hours into the evening to accommodate her young patients’ and their families’ school and work … more

Jaza Marina, MD, on Fall Prevention Tips and How to Fall Correctly

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Each year, thousands of older adults fall and hurt themselves. Falls are one of the main causes of injury and loss of independence in people ages 65 and older. Jaza Marina, MD, geriatrician at Kaiser Permanente Glenlake Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia, provides these tips on how to fall-proof your home to avoid falls: Be aware of anything in your home … more