Health

Clark College biology students search for new lifesavers

10 a.m. January 28
School 1 of just 2 dozen chosen for project that seeks new antibiotics

Wearing a white lab coat and blue nitrile gloves, Ryan Kustusch stood in the front of his biology lab Tuesday at Clark College and instructed his students as they prepared to research new antibiotics.

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Washington's youth concussion laws the 'gold standard'

9:37 a.m. January 28

PHOENIX — With a push from the NFL, all 50 states and the District of Columbia passed youth concussion laws over the span of about five years.

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Preparing the body for baby

6 a.m. January 26
Doctors outline key steps women should follow before conceiving to help ensure healthy pregnancy

A healthy lifestyle during pregnancy is important, and, as local obstetricians point out, the steps women take before conceiving can have a big impact on the pregnancy, and the health of mom and baby.

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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Measles cases are on the rise in the U.S. Have you been immunized?

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