6 Ways to Keep Your Teeth Healthy

Healthy teeth and gums are a result of good oral habits. However, brushing and flossing alone is not enough to maintain a healthy mouth. Discover ways to have strong teeth below. 1. Brush gently and regularly with fluoride.Apart from brushing after every meal, it is...

What is Health Literacy?

Taking charge of your health is good. Understanding your health and how it works is even better. For patients, health literacy is a person’s ability to receive, process, and understand basic health information and services to make appropriate decisions about...

Drug Take Back Day – October 26th

Are there expired or unused prescription and over-the-counter medicines in your home? Then bring them to the Take Back Day drug collection event at Sunshine Community Health Center. Where: Sunshine Community Health Center’s Talkeetna Clinic – Mile 4.4 Talkeetna...

How to do a Breast Self-Exam

According to John Hopkins Medicine, “forty percent of diagnosed breast cancers are detected by women who feel a lump, so establishing a regular breast self-exam is very important.”  This Breast Cancer Awareness month, learn how to do breast self-exams. Get...

5 Steps to Help Prevent Suicide

Many factors push a person to end their life but most individuals who consider suicide do not want to die. They just do not know how to cope with the stress and pain they are going through. If you are carrying a heavy burden on your shoulders but don’t know how...