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Bill Would Require Annual Reports On State’s Obesity Problem

Nevada lawmakers are reviewing a bill that would require state officials to prepare an annual report about obesity in the state...

Health Reform

Nevada & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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Apple Watch & ResearchKit Raise Privacy Concerns

Apple’s announcement brought the potential for a healthier future with innovative technology that’s guaranteed to take the world by storm for its practicality and it’s privacy risks.

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Carlos Diaz Gets His Head Shaved by Dayna Roselli to Support Cancer Research

(Las Vegas, NV) –  Yep… I shaved my head for Childhood Cancer Research. Here’s how the evening went down: Last Saturday night, I took part in my first St. Baldrick’s Celebrity Charity Fundraiser Event.  For years, […]

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Carlos & Dayna Shave Their Boss’ Head!

Click HERE to particpate.   Carlos & Dayna are living the dream.  How many times do you get to shave your bosses head…clean bald?   My name is Cat Thomas.  I have been an on air […]

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House Gives Initial Approval To Bill Preventing Heroin Overdoses

PHOENIX (CBS Phoenix/AP) — The House has given initial approval to a bill that would authorize first responders to administer a drug that stops people from overdosing on heroin or prescription opioids. Several other states […]

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Utah Gives Initial Approval To Medical Marijuana

A panel of Utah lawmakers gave initial approval Thursday to a proposal that would allow residents of the conservative state who have chronic and debilitating diseases to consume edible medical marijuana products.

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Utah Lawmaker To Unveil Right-To-Die Legislation

A Utah lawmaker is working on legislation this year that would allow terminally ill people to end their lives.

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House Panel Blocks State Funds For Federal Health Care Law

PHOENIX (AP) — A Republican-dominated House committee approved four bills Wednesday designed to block state spending on federal acts, regulations and executive orders, including President Barack Obama’s health care law. Backers said the bills help […]

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

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DASH Diet Ranked Best Overall — Once Again

The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?