Nevada leads the nation in a dubious category — the rate of syphilis infections — officials announced Tuesday.
A “negligible” amount of ricin was found in the Las Vegas apartment of a man who died of an apparent suicide, although what killed him remained unclear, officials said Wednesday.
Actress Dayanara Torres says she has skin cancer and is awaiting news on the treatment to follow after having undergone two surgeries.
Rosie Walisever of Summerlin felt perfectly healthy — in fact, she was returning home from a yoga class — when her doctor called to deliver bad news: a mammogram had revealed she had Stage I and Stage II breast cancer.
Las Vegas is reviewing the potential implementation of Blockchain, a database technology in which information is decentralized and communally maintained.
After her insurer initially refused to pay anything, saying her son’s pain wasn’t severe enough to require a trip to the emergency room, Diane Parnell appealed the denial and ultimately triumphed.
For Michael Fleisher, retirement couldn’t arrive soon enough. Working for a local gaming company, he hadn’t enjoyed much time off in years and was looking forward to escaping his long six-day workweeks.
The 10th annual Rose Regatta Dragon Boat Festival takes place Saturday at Lake Las Vegas with the goal of raising funds for local women and men who otherwise can’t afford to pay for mammograms, biopsies, surgeries and other needed medical procedures. All proceeds will benefit Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican’s R.E.D. (Responsible Early Detection) Rose program.
It’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and there’s some good news in the fight against this deadly disease: From 1989 to 2015, according to the American Cancer Society, early detection efforts contributed to a 39 percent decline in breast cancer deaths in the U.S. And, while most publicity around breast cancer awareness centers on the […]
When Las Vegas resident Audrey Marrow felt a lump on her breast four years ago, she immediately called to schedule an appointment at the Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada.