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Oregonians Weigh Universal Health Care

Oregonians are getting a chance to weigh in on a universal health care system. It’s the plan…

Oregon State Hospital Submits Corrective Action Plan

Fights: sexual assaults, suicide attempts.  State inspectors ordered one of Oregon’s main psychiatric hospitals, to come up…

Deal Reached To Avert Nurses Strike At St. Vincent As Talks Continue At Other Providence Hospitals

PORTLAND, Ore . — 1,600 frontline nurses at Providence St. Vincent Hospital who last month voted to…

Portland Doctors Use New Cancer Treatment Successfully

A first in the world cancer treatment produces a dramatic impact on a woman’s life.   Doctors in…

US, Canadian Regulators Tie Hepatitis Cases To Strawberries

(AP) — U.S. and Canadian regulators are investigating a hepatitis outbreak that may be linked to fresh…

Oregon Suicide Rate Still High, But Improving

Oregon still has a higher than average suicide rate, but there are signs it’s getting less severe. …

Doctor Says You’re More Accident Prone Now Due to Time Change

If you’re not feeling quite yourself after losing an hour of sleep due to the time change……

Heart Valve Disease is an Overlooked, Often Silent Killer

During this American Heart Month, for the sixth year in a row, more than a hundred medical…

FDA Approves Much-Debated Alzheimer’s Drug Panned By Experts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Government health officials on Monday approved the first new drug for Alzheimer’s disease in…

Health Officials Warn Against Red Onions After 76 Cases Of Salmonella In Oregon

Oregon State health officials are warning people not to eat onions from Thomson International, Inc., of Bakersfield…



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