A $2.8 million federal grant will help Washington state address the problems of prescription opioid and heroin abuse.
Washington’s tuberculosis cases were on the rise last year, putting state and local public health officials on heightened alert.
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic has two new providers.
A career in obstetrics and gynecology interested one Grandview doctor after seeing how it helped her own family.
Spring is when the daffodils bloom at Centennial Square, grass in the parks turns green and people start to sneeze when they walk outside.
Patients don’t expect to hear their doctors use terms like roto rooter or caulking gun when describing cardio-vascular procedures.
The new director of several Yakima Valley Farm Workers clinics in Grandview and Sunnyside says he feels at home in the Lower Valley.
County officials call for caution
Although the first case of the Zika virus has been identified in the state, Yakima Health District officials say it is unlikely residents here will contract the virus locally from a mosquito bite.
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.