Clark County health officials warned Southern Nevadans on Monday about an uptick in the number of flu cases reported this season and encouraged everyone to get vaccinated after a surge of cases in Northern Nevada.
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From a fitness-loving friend to a family member who’s always on the go, everyone knows someone who could use a physical, mental or emotional boost during the holidays.
There are concerns today that we might not be getting enough of the important mineral, and supplement manufacturers are more than happy to tout the benefits of their products. But many medical professionals say paying more attention to diet along with a simple multivitamin is enough for most of us.
A national pharmaceutical company has donated drug-deactivation pouches to help combat prescription opioid abuse in Southern Nevada through a new partnership with Roseman University of Health Sciences.
Emma Morano, thought to be the world’s oldest person and the last to be born in the 1800s, celebrated her 117th birthday on Tuesday, still swearing by her diet of two raw eggs a day.
Entertainer Frank Marino sheds the famous ‘Divas’ costumes for a serious request on behalf of Lou Ruvo Center: Volunteer to participate in clinical trials because it’s important.
As insurance companies nationwide look for ways to cut costs, commissions for individual plans have been reduced and in some cases eliminated.
Jeffrey Klein, CEO of Nevada Senior Services, says Las Vegas already needs more than the two nonprofit adult day-care facilities where baby boomers drop off older loved ones or are dropped off themselves.
A recent UNLV-led study comparing cancer deaths in U.S. and Caribbean-born black populations in Florida found some huge disparities between the groups, suggesting that analysis of cancer rates solely by race can paint an inaccurate picture of a diverse enclave.
The holiday season is a reminder of how often we are faced with food temptations that can undermine our efforts to eat a healthful diet.
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