Health

More local choices for Washington Healthplanfinder

6:37 p.m. August 27
Rates will be about the same as last year, or in one case, less

Clark County residents looking to purchase health plans in the state insurance exchange will have significantly more options to choose from next year. And one of the existing providers’ choices are going to be less expensive.

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Report: No proof veterans died because of delays

9:48 a.m. August 26

WASHINGTON — The Veterans Affairs Department says investigators have found no proof that delays in care caused any deaths at a VA hospital in Phoenix, deflating an explosive allegation that helped expose a troubled health care system in which veterans waited months for appointments while employees falsified records to cover up the delays.

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WomenHeart groups in Clark County help those facing heart disease

6 a.m. August 25

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death of American women, claiming the lives of more than 400,000 women each year.

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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