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Alaska Native Heritage Center Fundraiser Helps Preserve and Share Alaska Native Traditions

With the promise of spring in the air, accompanied by a beautiful clear blue sky, no one can deny that March 23 was a gorgeous day for giving.

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Chopped Alaska Debuts at the 21st Annual Gathering

After nearly an hour of spirited remarks by Alaska Native leaders and policymakers, attendees of Southcentral Foundation’s 21st Annual Gathering found their seats in preparation for SCF’s first indigenous cooking competition, Chopped Alaska.

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Colorectal Cancer – Preventable, Beatable, Treatable

Colorectal cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer in the United States. It starts in your inner colon or rectum by growing polyps, which are not always cancerous, but can be. If a polyp is larger than 1 centimeter in diameter or there are more than two growths, there is more of a chance of cancer being involved.

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Protecting Your Loved Ones Against Preventable Diseases

April 23 – 29 is World Immunization Week, a global health campaign aimed at raising awareness of vaccine-preventable diseases.

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Southcentral Foundation Celebrates as Inaugural Class of SKC-SCF Dental Assisting Technology Program Graduates

On Jan. 24, the inaugural class of the new Dental Assisting Technology Program graduated.

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Everyday Factors That Might Play a Role in Your Health

Have you ever wondered why some individuals and groups of people have exceptional health outcomes while others experience a higher burden of disease? Why might two individuals with the same injury, undergoing the same surgery, have markedly different recoveries? One leading theory is that an individual, family, or community’s social determinants of health (SDOH) may play a key role.

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SCF Learning Institute Delivers Presentations at National Forum for Improvement in Health Care

On December 12 – 13, Southcentral Foundation participated in the Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care in Orlando, FL. The forum hosted health care professionals from around the world, who held positions from front-line clinicians and clinical staff, to improvement professionals, senior management, and leadership.