Dr. Diane Sobkowicz

Reader Input: Boost state’s tobacco tax

Raising California’s tobacco tax would further reduce smoking rates (and) benefit lower-income people. The American Heart Association is a strong proponent of raising tobac ...

Should teen athletes be tested for sudden cardiac arrest?

Lucas Armand was mini-golfing at Scandia on Sept. 23 when he went into sudden cardiac arrest. Medical professionals were able to revive the 14-year-old Del Oro cross country runn ...