Healthy Summer Picnic Recipe

Summer has arrived and the picnic season is upon us. One of the most delightful ways to celebrate our freedom is to picnic with friends and family. The staff and board members at the Shingletown Medical Center wish you a safe and fun filled summer, and would like to share this...
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Basic Summer Heat Safety Tips

The summer heat has seems to have finally found us, so the Shingletown Medical Center would like to share these basic heat safety tips in order to avoid the dangers of heat exposure. Keep these suggestions in mind: • During the hottest hours of the day, stay inside. If possible...
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Introducing a New Member to the Shingletown Medical Center

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) is excited to announce a new member to their behavior health team. Patty Gomez-Gillard, Licensed Clinical Social Worker has joined the team that include Dr. Jewkes; Board Certified Psychiatrist, Colleen Cambra; Licensed Clinical Social Worker,...
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Dealing with High Cholesterol (Part 2 of 2)

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) would like to share this information to help those that may be dealing with high cholesterol. Foods to avoid The American Heart Association advises reducing saturated fat intake to no more than 5 to 6 percent of the total daily calories. To do...
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Dealing with High Cholesterol (Part 1 of 2)

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) would like to share this information to help those that may be dealing with high cholesterol. Cholesterol is made naturally by the liver and is then transported by proteins throughout the body via the bloodstream. It’s an essential...
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Introducing Two New Members to the SMC Board of Directors

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) is excited to announce two new members that have joined their Board of Directors. The SMC Board of Directors now consists of eleven (11) members. Officers of the Board are Lorene Jefferson, Board Chair, Mary Williamson, Vice Chair, Tami Diab,...
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Memorial Day – Beautiful and Healthy Dessert

Celebrate Memorial Day in a healthy way with this tasty and healthy Memorial Day recipe hand-picked for you and sure to fool party guests into eating healthy! This Red, White and Blueberry Trifle is a beautiful, guiltless dessert that will make your Memorial Day gathering proud....
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Under the Stars Dinner Dance

The Shingletown Medical Center (SMC) and co-sponsors Shasta Regional Medical Center and Sierra Pacific Industries are proud to announce they are hosting a fabulous evening event on Saturday, June 24th from 5:00pm to 9:00pm called “Under the Stars Dinner Dance”. “Under the Stars...
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May is Mental Health Month

When you or someone you love is dealing with a mental health concern, sometimes it’s a lot to handle. It’s important to remember that mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. Yet, people experience...
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Introducing Two New Faces at SMC

After many years of dedicated medical service to the Shingletown community, Dr. Candy Stockton, SMC Medical Director will be leaving in June. She has accepted another position practicing outside of the primary care field. Clinic Nurse Manager, Deb Hornbacher has accepted a...
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