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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:

Texas mother arrested after healthy son had 323 doctor visits, 13 surgeries, officials say

USA TODAY - 2 hours ago
PHOENIX — A Texas woman has been arrested after her 8-year-old son had hundreds of unnecessary hospital visits and 13 surgeries, officials say. The tipping point came last month, when 34-year-old...

Study: Fracking Can Stunt the Growth of Your Baby

Mother Jones - 6 hours ago
The practice of drilling into the ground to release natural gas—known as hydraulic fracturing or fracking—first made national headlines in 2011 when drinking water taps in fracking towns in...

We Regret To Inform You That A British Surgeon Was Branding His Initials On Livers

NPR - 5 hours ago
Carving your initials in a tree in Washington, D.C.? Not illegal. Carving your initials in a sedated patient's transplanted liver? Criminal assault, according to U.K. courts. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty...

Heartbreaking Video Shows Starving Polar Bear Looking For Food In Ice-less Land

Infosurhoy - 8 hours ago
A heartbreaking video of a polar bear reveals as it wanders around an ice-less land, polar bear is starving and close to death. The harsh consequences of rising temperatures and sea level rise...

'Man flu' is real: Research says men experience worse symptoms

WSB Atlanta - 4 hours ago
Don't accuse men of overreacting when they're sick — the “man flu” is real, according to a new study. Dr. Kyle Sue, a clinical assistant professor in family medicine with the Memorial...

Baby survives after being born with heart outside her body

CNN - 13 hours ago
(CNN) A baby born with her heart outside her body has survived surgery to insert it back into her chest. Vanellope Hope Wilkins, now three weeks old, was delivered by a team of 50 medical...

More People May Die from the Flu Each Year Than We Thought

TIME - 4 hours ago
New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may have you rethinking your decision to shrug off a flu shot this year. A large, international survey conducted by the CDC and...

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