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Kids dive into therapy at Legacy Salmon Creek

April 30, 2018, 6:02am Health

One afternoon two years ago, Bastian Maciel complained to his mom about neck pain. Within 15 minutes, the boy was paralyzed from the neck down. Read story

Health care workers’ safety increasingly at risk

April 29, 2018, 6:00am Courts & Crime

Shannon Sathre was supposed to have the day off, but a staff shortage and the prospect of time-and-a-half pay lured her from her couch into the intensive care unit at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. Read story

Prediabetes class offered at Vancouver clinic May 12

April 24, 2018, 5:20pm Local Health

The Vancouver Clinic is offering a two-hour prediabetes class with a certified diabetes educator. The class will be 10 a.m. to noon May 12 at The Vancouver Clinic’s 87th Avenue Office, 700 N.E. 87th Ave. The class costs $25 and preregistration is required. The class is for anyone who has… Read story

Let’s Get Moving program in Vancouver inspires healthy changes

April 23, 2018, 6:30am Health

Abigail Boyd-Williams used to spend her Saturdays in bed, closing herself off from others and feeling depressed. Read story

Panel discusses opioid addiction among area youth

April 23, 2018, 6:00am Health

The percentage of Clark County 10th-graders misusing prescription medications may have declined over the last decade, but local teens are still using opioids and dying from overdoses. Read story

Four teens found unconscious from suspected opiod overdose

April 20, 2018, 1:10pm Courts & Crime

Four teenagers were hospitalized Friday morning for suspected opioid overdoses after three of the teens were discovered unconscious outside in an east Vancouver neighborhood. Read story

OHSU to host Brain Awareness lectures

April 19, 2018, 1:38pm Local Health

Oregon Health and Science University announced the dates and topics for its annual Brain Awareness lecture series. This year’s series will explore the influence nourishing the brain has on daily abilities, from academic performance to good decision making. The lectures are at 7 p.m. May 7, May 14 and May… Read story

Harlem Wizards ‘draft’ 6-year-old Vancouver twins

April 18, 2018, 2:53pm Health

In front of television cameras and a crowd of cheering fans, Adrian and Declan Reagan became the newest members of the Harlem Wizards. Read story

Incredible Years: A course on parenting

April 16, 2018, 6:05am Latest News

A west Vancouver coalition striving to create a healthier younger generation is turning its attention upstream — to parents of toddlers and young school-aged children. Read story

Health experts: Juul isn’t cool

April 16, 2018, 6:00am Editor's Choice

Teenagers smoking behind the bleachers may be a thing of the past, but health officials say teens are still using nicotine. The latest method: “juuling” in school bathrooms. Read story