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5-Year-Old Jerry Tarkanian Back From California Hospital

Coaching legend's grandson treated for stroke

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Nevada & The Affordable Care Act

Find out how health reform affects you.

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It’s YMCA ‘Healthy Kids Day’ This Saturday

YMCA CEO Kevin Washington sat down with CBS New York’s Chris Wragge what it’s all about.

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Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Actress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.

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5 Simple Exercises That Lower Stress

Looking for a way to lower stress? Try these five exercises from Dr. Tami Meraglia, author of “The Hormone Secret: Discover Effortless Weight Loss and Renewed Energy in Just 30 Days.”

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Nevada Bill Would Require Breaks For Breastfeeding Moms

Nevada lawmakers are reviewing a bill that would require employers to give nursing mothers a time and place to pump breast milk.

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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 and what’s being done to fight it.

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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.

Carlos Diaz from KXNT's "Carlos & Dayna"... before & after.

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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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?