By Marissa Harshman December 18, 2014 7:37 p.m.
Mental health services will become more robust in Southwest Washington in 2015.
By Emily Gillespie December 15, 2014 6 a.m.
Losing part of a leg at age 16 hasn't been easy for Justin Carey. The Battle Ground High School student has had to re-learn how to walk, this time on a prosthetic leg. He takes an hour longer to get ready in the morning and has had to learn to drive with his left foot. But the biggest change he's had to deal with is letting go of his dreams of one day joining the military — a heartbreaking reality he's still facing.
December 13, 2014 6 a.m.
The Health Systems Quality Assurance Division of the state Department of Health recently took disciplinary actions or has withdrawn charges against these Clark County health care providers.
By Marissa Harshman December 6, 2014 5:19 p.m.
Rachael was addicted to heroin when she learned she was 2½ months pregnant.
By The Columbian December 5, 2014 6 a.m.
Fort Vancouver National Historic Site will present a new community health event Saturday: the National Park Prescription Program.
By Aaron Corvin December 2, 2014 4:14 p.m.
PeaceHealth, the Vancouver-based nonprofit, Catholic health system, said Tuesday that its president and chief mission officer, Alan Yordy, will retire effective June 30, 2015. The nonprofit said a national search for his successor will begin immediately.
By Patty Hastings December 2, 2014 6 a.m.
Faith Moore waved her hands in the air like she just didn't care as pop music resonated around the room on a recent Friday night. The 14-year-old pivoted to the left and the right, and twisted her way to the floor, following the dance instructors' movements.
By The Columbian November 30, 2014 6 a.m.
Clark County — This season is supposed to be one of joy and celebration, but for many people, it's anything but enjoyable. Stress and anxiety, loneliness and/or overstimulation, difficult family dynamics and reminders of loss and grief — all that can turn into a complicated landscape of isolation and depression. Not to mention the weather, of course.