Health

Arthritis not stopping 20-year-old nursing student

6 a.m. April 14
Camas woman, who has lived with disorder since a tot, shows early, consistent care crucial

Twenty-year-old Kelly Slauson doesn't know life without rheumatoid arthritis.

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Consumer spending on health care jumps as ACA takes hold

11:25 a.m. April 17

WASHINGTON — Nancy Beigel has known since September that she would need hernia surgery. She couldn’t afford it on her $11,000 yearly income until she became eligible for Medicaid in January through President Barack Obama’s signature health care law.

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YMCA grand reopening features Healthy Kids Day

10 a.m. April 17

Kids can exercise minds and bodies and everyone can check out the remodeled Clark County Family YMCA on April 26.

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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