Franceen Locks, a 73-year-old retired radiation therapist, is in remission after being treated for two different, aggressive breast cancers.
Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada is offering patients in the early stages of triple-negative breast cancer the chance to take part in a clinical trial that is testing the effectiveness of immunotherapy with the standard cycles of chemotherapy.
According to Department of Health and Human Services’ data, 655 additional cases of the coronavirus were reported in Nevada on Thursday, along with seven more deaths.
U.S. diplomats and security officials privately warned the state of Nevada not to use Chinese-made coronavirus test kits donated by the United Arab Emirates.
The majority of Nevadans want the next president to be highly attentive to Social Security, Medicare and the cost of prescription drugs, The Nevada Poll™ found.
UNLV, which has more than 31,000 students, has reported 208 cases among students and employees since the pandemic began.
Nevada saw its largest single-day increase in coronavirus-related deaths in more than a month on Wednesday, with 17 reported. State officials also reported 479 new cases of COVID-19
To protect the community, experts hope more Nevadans will get a COVID-19 vaccine once it’s shown to be safe and effective.
Nevada reported 487 additional coronavirus cases on Tuesday, along with 10 more deaths, state data shows.
The cyberattack from two weeks ago affected the computer networks of Universal Health Services medical facilities across the country.
The seven-day average of new cases rose to 559 on Monday. Nevada’s COVID-19 response director said he expects to see an increase in deaths by mid-November.
Health agencies say disease investigation reports have “limited, if any value” to the public. Outside experts question the decision.
Former Las Vegan’s biotech company teams up with Wynn Resorts and UMC to offer COVID-19 saliva testing.
Federal health authorities are telling Nevada to reverse course on the state’s recent decision to ban two types of rapid COVID-19 tests used in nursing homes.