Health Matters

COVID-19: Nearest Test Sites in Fruitvale

Aug 20,2020

COViD-19 testing is no longer available in Alameda. The nearest testing sites are in Oakland’s Fruitbvale District.

n La Clinica de la Raza,. Tests are by appointment only, and you can drive through or walk up at this site.

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Got Medicare? Get Free COVID-19 Test

Jul 16,2020

If you have Medicare and want to be tested for COVID-19, you should be aware that Medicare covers tests with no out-of-pocket costs. You can get tested in your home, doctor’s office, a local pharmacy or hospital, a nursing home, or a drive-through site.

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Just Do It

Jul 16,2020

Jon Bon Jovi and his wife Dorothea were on the CBS Morning Show promoting a new restaurant they have opened. It is called JBJ Soul Kitchen. It is on the campus of Rutgers University in New Jersey. Jon and Dorothea had become aware that college students often do not have enough money to eat. 

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Helping Prevent Suicide

Jun 18,2020

You may be aware that the suicide rate is currently higher than the homicide rate in this country. I am aware that I have written about the increase in depression. Now this.

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