The Yakima Health District is urging health care providers, women, and families to take part in efforts to raise awareness of birth defects.
Lower Yakima Valley residents served by a private or shared well have one more month to sign up for free nitrate and coliform sampling.c
It’s homecoming time for the newest physician assistant at the Yakima Valley Farm Workers Medical-Dental Center.
It’s one thing to make a New Year’s resolution to lose weight.
Neighborhood Health has opened a service office on the other side of town from its main clinic.
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic’s Chief Dental Officer Mark Koday, DDS, has been appointed to The American Dental Association Council on Access, Prevention and Inter-professional Relations.
The number of people with diabetes in this country has increased four-fold over the last three decades, according to federal statistics.
Heroin fatalities on the rise
New state health data shows a significant drop in deaths from prescription narcotics in recent years.
Former resident Kathy McCarthy had an opportunity to see first-hand the difference Rotary International’s “Polio Plus” program is making in other countries.
Washington Healthplanfinder, the online health insurance marketplace operated by the Washington Health Benefit Exchange, is launching its third open enrollment period for qualified health plans starting Sunday, Nov. 1.
With fall classes now underway at college campuses across the country, parties and the risk of severe alcohol intoxication are a reality, too.
A few simple “tricks” can keep your skin from turning into a nightmare this Halloween.
Three-dimensional digital breast tomography, or 3D mammography, is the most effective technology available for early detection of breast cancer.
Whether it’s a festival celebration, a haunted house visit or trick-or-treating, parents of children with diabetes need to be prepared for the sugar-fueled festivities, say experts at Baylor College of Medicine.
When temperatures begin dropping, bats search for places to stay warm for the winter, increasing chances of contact with people.