Health

Second cancers on the rise

7:18 p.m. August 24
Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. is a repeat, not a recurrence of original disease

Second cancers are on the rise. Nearly 1 in 5 new cases in the U.S. now involves someone who has had the disease before.

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Tardy tax filers risk loss of health care subsidies

1:30 p.m. August 24

WASHINGTON — Sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law doesn't start for another couple of months, but the next few days are crucial for hundreds of thousands of customers at risk of losing financial aid when they renew coverage for 2016.

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Depending on doulas in childbirth

6 a.m. August 24
Professionals provide emotional support to moms, partners before, during and after birth

When Julia Schetky's birthing plan changed late in her pregnancy, the Salmon Creek woman was caught in a whirlwind.

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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