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Mosquitoes carrying West Nile Virus (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

West Nile Virus Detected In Clark County

Health officials say they’ve detected the first mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus so far this year in southern Nevada.

08/04/2014

Firefly's Henderson location  (photo courtesy: The Ferraro Group)

Health Department Talks Firefly

You may remember Firefly on Paradise Road had a salmonella outbreak last year. Hundreds were sickened. Since then, owners promised they have cleaned up their act.

04/17/2014

(photo: Tate South/KXNT)

Health District Plans Job Cuts

The Southern Nevada Health District announcing it will eliminate 50-60 jobs in an effort to reduce a projected budget deficit for the 2015 fiscal year.

03/28/2014

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Valley Flu Fatalities Now 22

Doctors warn the season could extend beyond March, as it did in 2013.

03/11/2014

(photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Flu Deaths Here Reach 18

The number of flu deaths has jumped 50% in two and a half weeks.

02/20/2014

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14 TB Positives At Coronado

Fourteen people at an area high school have tested positive for tuberculosis, although all of them have the non-contagious form.

02/11/2014

(photo: Tate South/KXNT)

Local Health District Applauds Drug Store Tobacco Ban

Southern Nevada Health District says CVS did the right thing

02/07/2014

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Health Challenge Kicks Off

Are you still on track with your New Year’s resolution to live healthier? The Southern Nevada Health District wants to help.

02/03/2014

(photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Flu Death Toll Rises To 12

The Southern Nevada Health District is receiving more reports of influenza-related deaths.

02/03/2014

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More Flu Deaths Reported

Nine people have died from the flu in Southern Nevada this season.

01/23/2014

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