Health

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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.

03/23/2015

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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.

03/10/2015

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Utah House Panel Votes Down Governor’s Medicaid Plan

Lawmakers in Utah’s House of Representatives have voted to reject Gov. Gary Herbert’s hard fought Medicaid plan and instead push forward their own alternative proposal.

03/04/2015

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The Story Of Sharing America’s Marrow

Sam Kimura, her sister and her best friend are on a mission to help people around the country in need of life saving blood marrow. See how these three young women are going about making a real difference.

02/18/2015

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Case Of Measles At Las Vegas Restaurant Linked To Infant

State health officials say an infected infant spread the disease to an adult worker at Emeril’s New Orleans Fish House at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.

02/13/2015

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Another Measles Case Confirmed In Clark County

LAS VEGAS—Officials with the Southern Nevada Health District confirm there is a second case of the measles in Clark County. The SNHD said the patient is an adult, and the case is not linked to […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/03/2015

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Nevada Considering Strict Condom Regulations For Porn Films

State health officials warn two male performers tested positive for HIV following a video shoot in the state.

01/23/2015

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Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not Vaccinate

With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.

01/14/2015

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

12/11/2014

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Expert Warns Doing This While Checking Your Messages Can Cause ‘Email Apnea’

Like sleep apnea, email apnea puts people at risk for a variety of illnesses, such as stroke, heart attack and diabetes, expert believe.

12/10/2014

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