Ventura-Based Identity Medical Group Joins Dignity Health Medical Group

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 10/11/18 11:07 AM

Identity Medical Group and Dignity Health Medical Foundation (DHMF) announced today that Identity Medical Group is joining the Dignity Health family. Identity Medical Group, based in the Ventura region, will be changing their name to Dignity Health Medical Group.

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Immune-Boosting Tips for Flu Season

Posted by Louise Lee on 9/24/18 4:27 PM

There are so many factors that play into our immune system's health: lifestyle choices, genetics, stress levels, and more. To help you avoid catching the flu this season, you’ll want to keep your immune system healthy. The immune system is made up of complex cells, organs, and tissues that work together to defend your body against attacks by organisms such as germs and fungi. Here are several ways you can help boost your immune system.

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Night Sweats: Common Causes and When to Be Concerned

Posted by Nichole Baxter on 8/6/18 1:54 PM

Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night covered in sweat? Sometimes we can write off night sweats as a symptom of a fever, or stress-related. But when night sweats are reoccurring, it can be a real burden on day-to-day life. Family Medicine Nurse Practitioner, Lindy Chavez, NPC, who practices with Dignity Health Medical Group in Camarillo, has answered four important questions about night sweats. [ Skip to Video]
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Monterey Bay Family Physicians Joins Dignity Health Medical Group

Posted by Brooke Burgess on 7/25/18 10:32 AM

Monterey Bay Family Physicians (MBFP) has joined Dignity Health Medical Group! The highly-regarded and established primary care practice located at 1066 South Green Valley Road in Watsonville has served the community for more than 20 years and will continue to do so now under the Dignity Health Medical Group name. 

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Managing Diabetes in the Heat

Posted by Alessandra Arif on 7/24/18 5:16 PM

Hot climates are not the most forgiving, especially when it comes to outdoor activities. During the peak of summer, high temperatures can be difficult for anyone to deal with. For those with diabetes, the heat can be even more troubling. Dr. Harshit Shah, an endocrinologist with Dignity Health Medical Group – Bakersfield, answers important questions related to managing diabetes in the heat. [Skip to video]

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