A 12-year-old girl saved her 4-year-old sister by carrying her out of their burning home in the Pittsburgh suburbs.
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Tickets for the mammoth electronic dance music festival go on sale Dec. 1
We know you’re busy, baby boomers, but health officials would like for you to add one teensy item to your to-do lists: Getting a one-time-only screening for hepatitis C.
Nowadays, more and more air carriers are happy to charge us fees for all the extras that were once complimentary on a flight. If you’ll be flying to see family or friends this holiday season, click through to see some of the most affordable fees we’ve compiled by category and their major airline carriers.
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, various Summerlin-area churches are gearing up to help the less fortunate throughout the city. Among them is Word of Life Christian Center, which has been putting together holiday dinner baskets for the past 30 years for its Thanksgiving Caring program.
Want to free up some oven space on Thanksgiving? Here are five small appliances that can help you shift the burden.
Health Plan of Nevada has reached a confidential settlement with all remaining clients who claimed they contracted hepatitis C at endoscopy clinics owned by Dr. Dipak Desai.
So far, so good — that was the word from insurance brokers and enrollment navigators on Monday, following the first weekend of open enrollment in Affordable Care Act health coverage through state and federal marketplaces.
Facebook Inc’s professional version of its social network aimed at businesses will launch in the next few months, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday.
Many people are unaware that Heather Frost was once such a prisoner to alcoholism that suicide seemed the best option. Surprising herself, she picked up a phone instead and asked for help. Her experiences in recovery have served her well as director of residential services for WestCare.
A nearly monthlong cruise that saw more than 170 passengers get sick with the gastrointestinal illness norovirus has ended in Los Angeles with a thorough cleaning of the ship.
Pope Francis confirmed Monday that he will make his first papal visit to the United States with a trip to Philadelphia next September for the World Meeting of Families, a conference held every three years in a different city to celebrate the importance of family.
People with gastroesophageal reflux disease know the symptoms all too well — heartburn, regurgitation, chest pain and trouble sleeping or swallowing. Those who turn to Dr. Pankaj K. Bhatnagar for help in managing their symptoms now have a new option: Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication.
St. Rose Dominican Hospitals rolled out a patient ambassador program in April at its three campuses. Its Siena and San Martin campuses, at 3001 St. Rose Parkway and 8280 W. Warm Springs Road, are actively seeking volunteers.
The Clark County Medical Society’s Mini Internship Program offers an insider’s perspective and the multi-faceted world of those who have taken the Hippocratic Oath.
The U.S. Food and Drug Adminstration and pharmacists are warning people how over-the-counter medications can affect their driving. Ask your pharmacist about potential side effects and interactions with prescription drugs.
The smell of pancakes and sausages wafted on the air as dozens of Sun City residents arrived at the Pinnacle Community Center parking lot Oct. 13. Hosted by the Sun City Security Patrol, the free breakfast was one of the events planned to celebrate the community’s 25th anniversary.
One of Utah’s newest and most popular recreation sites, Sand Hollow State Park near Hurricane offers year-round fun and adventure in a scenic setting. It attracts campers, boaters, anglers, off-road enthusiasts, hikers and horseback trail riders.
It’s been one of the big unknowns of the upcoming open-enrollment session: Will consumers burned by a flawed system the first time around give the state exchange another chance? The answer is important.
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) wrote one of my childhood books, “The Jungle Book,” the gripping tales of the feral child Mowgli and his animal friends Bagheera, the leopard; Baloo, the bear; Kaa, the python; and Mowgli’s deadly rival Shere Khan, the tiger.
John Bowers’ teaching honors include UNLV’s Barrick Distinguished Scholar Award and a Guggenheim Fellowship and he has written scholarly works about literary classics and canonical authors. Almost through serendipity the English professor reached out to a much wider audience through The Great Courses.
The open enrollment period for health insurance doesn’t apply to Medicaid recipients, Nevada officials said on Thursday. But, many Medicaid-eligible Nevadans will receive a form in the mail in 2015 for re-determination of eligibility.
When local interior designer Sue Conboy talks about animal-print decor, you can practically see her tossing a leopard-print pillow onto a client’s classic, button-tufted chair, brushing her hands off and declaring, “Yes, now we’re done!”