U.S. Measles Cases Still Climbing, Nearing 900 for 2019
U.S. Measles Cases Still Climbing, Nearing 900 for 2019

U.S. health officials say this year's count of measles cases is nearing 900 for the year. Officials have attributed rising numbers to misinformation about vaccines. 

April 29th, 8:18 AM PDT
Health Watch: How Tap Dancers Train For Performance
Health Watch: How Tap Dancers Train For Performance

Have you ever heard of Deadrock, Nevada? You will this weekend when New York glitz meets the wild west in Western Nevada Musical Theatre Company's production of 'Crazy for You.'  

May 10th, 8:09 AM PDT
Mammovan to Visit Northern Nevada This Month
Mammovan to Visit Northern Nevada This Month

The Mammovan is back in town later this month to help provide breast cancer screenings to women across the state.

May 8th, 2:10 PM PDT
AP: Ebola Deaths Top 1,000 in Congo Outbreak
AP: Ebola Deaths Top 1,000 in Congo Outbreak

Congo's Health Ministry says more than 1,000 people have died in an Ebola outbreak that started in August. 

May 3rd, 11:29 AM PDT
Ear Gauging Repair
Ear Gauging Repair

Ear stretching or lobe gauging, while it goes back a long way, it really became popular in the U.S. about a decade ago. However, now some people are being forced to close them up.  Who is offering to help in Health Watch.

April 18th, 7:45 PM PDT
Preventing Esophageal Cancer
Preventing Esophageal Cancer

April is Esophageal Cancer Awareness Month. Millions of people live with acid reflux which could trigger serious complications that may lead to cancer. How one northern Nevadan found relief in Health Watch.

April 11th, 7:13 PM PDT
Diabetic Neuropathy Clinical Trial
Diabetic Neuropathy Clinical Trial

A clinical trial is underway in northern Nevada to study how high frequency technology may help diabetics ease the pain of neuropathy - a burning, tingling, numbing sensation in your feet.

March 27th, 6:13 PM PDT
Oral Health & Alzheimer's
Oral Health & Alzheimer's

Researchers believe there could be a link between a bacteria that causes gum disease and Alzheimer's. While a local dentist says it's not proven to be the cause, yet, oral hygiene plays a significant role in your overall health.

March 20th, 4:03 PM PDT

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