Health

Tips to ensure outdoor meals don't make you sick

6 a.m. May 25

Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer — an event many will celebrate by firing up the grill.

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Vitamin B3 may prevent some cancers

6 a.m. May 25
Study focused on common skin cancers

For the first time, a large study suggests that a vitamin might modestly lower the risk of the most common types of skin cancer in people with a history of these relatively harmless yet troublesome growths.

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Bird flu hitting egg producers hard; farmers must kill hens by the million

3:52 p.m. May 24
Iowa governor's state of emergency declaration reflects outbreak's scope

WINTERSET, Iowa — The men charged with ridding the farm of a deadly contagion tugged at their dark green protective suits and adjusted the double-intake respirators covering their faces.

Laina Harris

Two-thirds of Clark County adults are overweight or obese. Laina Harris of Camas is one of those adults. At her heaviest, Harris weighed 420 pounds. Today, she's more than 100 pounds lighter and armed with the resolve to lose more weight. This occasional series follows her journey.

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How honed are your food-handling techniques?

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