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Clark County Health

Official: Despite case in state, coronavirus risk low in Clark County

January 27, 2020, 7:21pm Clark County Health

Clark County Public Health has started the outreach and education process around coronavirus, but Southwest Washington residents shouldn’t be worried over the virus outbreak at this point, even with a case in Snohomish County. Read story

Circus arts classes in Hazel Dell gain popularity, offer unique workout

January 26, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Health

After a couple of tries, Kelley Baker kicked up her leg and hooked it around the bar during her first trapeze class at Premier Cirque in Hazel Dell. Pulling yourself up to sit on a trapeze is -- in and of itself -- a workout, even before you try any flips or tricks. Read story

Vancouver hospice program cares for pets so owners can be with dying loved ones

January 25, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Health

Clayton Jones was afforded little time to be a kid, which is why his parents got him two puppies — Bonnie and Clyde, pitbull-border collie mixes, who are sister and brother. Read story

Woodland cancer survivor, husband create The Cancer Box

January 20, 2020, 7:38pm Business

When Rachel Dye heard she only had a 13 percent chance of living for another five years, those numbers seemed low to her. Read story

Alzheimer’s blood test could surface in near future

January 20, 2020, 6:15am Clark County Health

A blood biomarker test for Alzheimer’s disease might be available to the public within the next three years. Read story

Vancouver class helps patients deal with Parkinson’s disease, build a community

January 20, 2020, 6:15am Clark County Health

Fifteen people sit in a circle around Laura Lou Pape-McCarthy on Wednesday in the Fur Willow Room at PeaceHealth’s campus off Main Street in Vancouver. Read story

Older adults love getting in tune in Clark County

January 19, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Health

Learning your way around the fingerboard of the double bass is like learning your way around life, Steve Becker has found: so many options, so much reaching and stretching to play the right note the right way. Read story

Working in Clark County: Maggie Yaddof, environmental health specialist at Clark County Public Health

January 18, 2020, 6:00am Business

YACOLT — Upon entering the Fargher Lakehouse restaurant, you’re immediately struck with a sense of home. Read story

Battle Ground schools approve sex education option

January 14, 2020, 5:55pm Clark County Health

Comprehensive sexual health education is making its way to Battle Ground high schools — but only as an option. Read story

Vancouver massage therapist accused of inappropriately touching female clients

January 11, 2020, 9:03pm Clark County Health

State health officials have suspended a Vancouver massage therapist's credentials, pending further legal action, after he allegedly inappropriately touched five female clients. Read story