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Nevada Public Health Foundation (NPHF) is a 501(c)(3) education organization serving as an essential public health partner in identifying opportunities, mobilizing resources, and delivering programs to build a healthy future for Nevada.

Our vision is for a healthy future for all Nevada communities and the people who live in them.

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Updates in Health News:

When it comes to sex, dating, and drinking, 18 is the new 15 for American teens

Quartz - 2 hours ago
Being a teen isn't what it used to be. According to a huge new study, adolescents in the 2010s were less likely date, drink alcohol, go out without their parents, and have sex than teens in every...

A man wrestled a rattlesnake to show off. He was bitten in the face and nearly died.

Washington Post - 18 hours ago
Victor Pratt knows a thing or two about rattlesnakes, as he made clear to reporters last week, after regaining consciousness in a Phoenix hospital. Always has. He played with rattlers all the time as...

The talk you should have with your teen about tattoos

Deseret News - 1 hour ago
A Southern Mississippi cheerleader smiles while wearing a removable eagle tattoo during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Kentucky in Hattiesburg, Miss., Saturday, Sept. 2,...

Unbudgeted: How the opioid crisis is blowing a hole in small-town America's finances

Reuters - 5 hours ago
INDIANA, Pa./CHILLICOTHE, Ohio (Reuters) - As deaths mount in America's opioid crisis, communities on the front lines face a hidden toll: the financial cost. Ross County, a largely rural region...

UC Irvine Gets $200 Million Pledge for Integrative Medicine

Wall Street Journal (subscription) - 22 hours ago
The University of California, Irvine, landed a $200 million pledge from the co-founder of Broadcom Corp. and his wife to establish a new health sciences college focused on integrative health. The...

Nerf guns can lead to serious eye injuries, doctors warn

BBC News - 15 hours ago
Bullets from Nerf guns can cause serious eye injuries, doctors from a London eye hospital are warning. They treated three people with internal bleeding around the eye, pain and blurred vision after...

And the most active cities in the country are…

Well+Good - 4 hours ago
It can seem like every buzzy wellness café or boutique fitness studio is in one of two places—New York City or Los Angeles. You might even assume that these cities are among the five most...

How San Diego's Homelessness Crisis Helped Create A Deadly Outbreak

HuffPost - 5 hours ago
Homeless families and individuals line up to attend Project Homeless Connect in San Diego in 2015, a one-day resource fair. Local officials are trying to find ways to address an outbreak of hepatitis...

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