Health

Vancouver boy, 5, bouncing back from kidney disorder

6 a.m. July 6
Drawing he created selected for national group's calendar

In just a few weeks, Breanna Norton watched as her energetic 4-year-old son went from jumping on an indoor trampoline to burn extra energy to not having the energy — nor the desire — to move from the couch.

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Women, Alzheimer's studied

6 a.m. July 6
Two-thirds of Americans with disease are female

WASHINGTON — Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.

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Kuni gives $5 million to OHSU cancer challenge

6 a.m. July 3
$11 million total raised in Clark County for effort

More than 400 donors from Clark County helped Oregon Health & Science University reach its $500 million Knight Cancer Challenge fundraising goal.

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.

Poll

California recently eliminated religious and personal exemptions for childhood immunizations. Do you want to see similar action in Washington?

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