Health

Ridgefield classes prove you're never too young for yoga

Dec 10, 2018

RIDGEFIELD — The children in Kristen Matthews’ yoga class start lining up 11 purple mats in a circle on the floor of their portable classroom.

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Nearly 1 in 3 U.S. doctors born in foreign countries

Dec 10, 2018

At a time when immigration is a hot-button issue, the American health care system is highly dependent on professionals born in other countries, an analysis…

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Marathons, heart stress studied

Dec 10, 2018

A new “Research Letter” published Dec. 3 in the American Heart Association’s journal Circulation raises the old fear that running long distances — particularly the…

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.

Peanut allergy drug excites

A large study provides the strongest evidence that children and teenagers can be desensitized to peanut allergies through controlled, escalating exposure to a substance that…

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School is back in session. Are your kids up to date on their immunizations?

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