Nevada health officials confirmed Tuesday they cut ties with UNLV’s mental health clinic, after the Las Vegas Review-Journal reported the university continued placing mentally ill clients in an unlicensed home previously closed by the state because of filthy conditions.
Helping people recover from substance use addiction starts with ending the stigma against it. That was the message of the fifth annual Black Monday event organized by the nonprofit There Is No Hero in Heroin Foundation.
The herb, used both as a stimulant and for pain relief, is the likely source of a salmonella outbreak in 20 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday.
A precision nutrition approach to weight loss didn’t hold up in a study testing low fat versus low carb depending on dieters’ genetic or metabolic makeup.
The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts might be on the way.
On Valentine’s Day, columnist Jane Ann Morrison kept thinking of people who lost their loved ones.
The three-year program, operated in partnership with the UNLV School of Medicine, will accept six new students annually.
Blue, river, apple. It’s a disjointed series of innocuous words that sent Nancy Nelson on a journey she hadn’t prepared for and never wanted to take.
The total death toll from flu cases as of Feb. 10 is almost triple last year’s total at that time, the Southern Nevada Health District reports.
Call volumes are increasing at the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center following the shooting in Florida, and experts say many people are still absorbing news of the latest massacre and may not experience symptoms immediately.