Heroin use in the United States has risen five-fold in the past decade and dependence on the drug has more than tripled, with the biggest jumps among whites and men with low incomes and little education, researchers said on Wednesday.
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Nevada officials were bracing Wednesday for more details to determine how the new Republican health care replacement bill would impact the state and its residents.
If you’re trying to find alternatives to regular wheat pasta, plenty of choices are available. But, you might not like the flavor as much and may have to supplement with other dishes to achieve nutritional balance.
Milena Kaplan had just finished a spin class at Las Vegas Athletic Club in October 2012 when she knew something wasn’t right.
Dr. Fareed Sheikh, a cardiologist with Dignity Health and St. Rose hospitals, said that while a stroke can happen with any surgery, it’s most often associated with cardiovascular surgery. Occurrence is “1 to 2 percent, if that. Not a lot,” he said. “But when it does happen, it’s devastating.”
It’s not your imagination that the sneezing and discomfort that usually comes with the spring bloom is here now.
Charm McElree grew up hearing stories about how her uncle died serving his country during World War II. When her brother served in the Marines during the Vietnam War, she prayed for his safe return.
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America to host a free informational event targeted at professional and family caregivers as part of its “Educating America Tour.”
As lawmakers began a detailed review of the state mental health budgets on Friday, speakers asked them not to cut services to the mentally ill, but rather to reinvest the money where critical needs continue to exist.
The bill, sponsored by State Sen. Joe Hardy, R-Boulder city, would bar dental hygienists, medical assistants and anestheticians from administering botulinum toxin, the most popular brand of which is Botox.