Dr. Tina Brandon Abbatangelo, a professor of clinical practices at UNLV, is also a volunteer with the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation, a children’s book author and the reigning Ms. Nevada.
Indiana health officials are advising people to get vaccinated for hepatitis A if their summer plans include visits to Kentucky or Michigan.
President Donald Trump’s nominee to head the Department of Veterans Affairs told Sen. Dean Heller on Thursday that he would not push for privatization of medical care for veterans and would meet with Nevada veterans if confirmed by the Senate.
The city of Las Vegas soon will launch a mobile crisis unit to respond to people with psychiatric emergencies, part of an ongoing push to connect residents with health care through paths that don’t always end at an emergency room.
At its second meeting Wednesday, the Governor’s Opioid State Action Accountability Task Force was told of progress being made in four key areas identified as priorities at the panel’s first meeting in September.
Personal and protected health information, including names, addresses, dates of birth and death and insurance information could have been leaked.
A Robert Wood Johnson Foundation report released late Monday found Nevada was tied as the least prepared state in the nation for health disasters, including disease outbreaks, natural disasters and terrorism.
Crews are replacing heating and ventilation equipment in the Grant Sawyer state offices in Las Vegas after a report cited a possible link between leaks in the system and the presence of low concentrations of mold in the building’s dust.
A different kind of special effects are planned for a show running at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday.
David Ludlow is a 38-year-old married father of four daughters and a surgeon at Urology Specialists of Nevada. Monday, he will be one of about 30 people from Las Vegas running in the Boston Marathon.