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[2/4/19] World Cancer Day

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Monday, February 4th is World Cancer Day, when organizations and people around the world unite to raise awareness about cancer and work to make it a global health priority. An estimated 9.5 million died from cancer in 2018 – about 26,000 cancer deaths a day – and that number is predicted to grow. Around the world, […]

[12/10/18] HLTH Fentanyl Deaths

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Washington State Department of Health reports that illicit fentanyl is being detected in new forms and is causing an increasing number of overdose deaths in the state. In the first half of 2018, there were 81 deaths linked to fentanyl, versus 48 deaths recorded during the same time period last year. This represents an almost […]

[2/6/18] Disciplinary Action Taken Against A Chelan County Certified Nursing Assistant

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The state has charged certified nursing assistant and registered medical assistant, Felicia Hudson with unprofessional conduct.

[7/31/17] It’s Time To Start Thinking About School And Required Immunizations

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By law, no child can be turned away from getting a recommended vaccine from their regular health care provider because the family cannot pay.