Posted: 10/02/2013 - Officials say interest in Nevada's health insurance exchange exceeded expectations on its opening day.
Updated: 10/01/2013 - Nevada's health insurance exchange was a tad late getting out of the starting gate but was up and running Tuesday.
Posted: 09/30/2013 - A Saudi doctor has gone on-air to dismiss claims made by a well-known cleric who caused a stir when he said medical studies show driving affects a woman's ovaries.
Updated: 09/30/2013 - Garden Fresh Foods of Milwaukee has recalled 19,000 pounds of ready-to-eat chicken and ham products because of possible Listeria bacteria contamination.
Posted: 09/29/2013 - Nevada's health insurance exchange goes live on Tuesday but consumers may be wise to wait until the kinks are worked out and all the functions of the Internet website are running smoothly.
Posted: 09/28/2013 - An estimated one-third of the nation's three million farmers have some level of hearing loss caused by being bombarded daily with sounds that can rival a rock concert's sonic impact, from a tractor's roar to hundreds of clucking chickens.
Updated: 09/26/2013 - A popular fitness program CrossFit is being linked to a potentially fatal condition caused by people pushing their bodies so hard that their muscle cells actually burst.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - The Reno City Council has decided to wait until next year to develop policies for the legal sale of medical marijuana.
Updated: 09/26/2013 - Forty attorneys general including Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto are urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to meet its own deadline and regulate electronic cigarettes in the same way it regulates tobacco products.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - A 36-year-old Mesquite woman has been arrested after police say she falsely claimed her 7-year-old son had cancer and tried to profit from the scheme.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - Burger King wants people to feel less guilty about gobbling up its french fries.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - There are approximately 900,000 Apps available. Some are medical Apps that can help you monitor your baby's growing progress, or even provide a first aid reference. The FDA is looking at regulating certain Apps as the agency believe the market is only going to get more crowded. Should you be worried about potential health risks when you decide to download now?
Posted: 09/23/2013 - Healthcare experts from Renown Health will provide flu and pneumonia shots to the public at a variety of locations throughout the Truckee Meadows through December.
Posted: 09/22/2013 - A Vermont couple shifted their plans for a farm centered on a goat dairy after taking a workshop in growing shiitake mushrooms.
Posted: 09/21/2013 - Farm Aid is more than a family of musicians banding together to help the small farmer. It's also a family meal.
Posted: 09/19/2013 - The Las Vegas man who is father of nearly 2-week-old quintuplets born in Arizona says they'll travel to a Las Vegas hospital in shifts on Friday.
Updated: 09/18/2013 - The Nevada Public Health Association said it believes the air in Reno during the Rim Fire and air at casino gaming floors are comparable. Lead investigator, Chris Pritsos of the University of Nevada, Reno, said published data on casino air was used for the analysis.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - The University of Nevada, Las Vegas has scored a $20.3 million grant to lead a health research network involving 13 universities in seven western states.
Posted: 09/15/2013 - State officials are starting to see green in the brown deserts of Nevada.
Posted: 09/14/2013 - The recent closures of Massachusetts oyster beds due to bacterial contamination have caused angst in the state's small but growing oyster industry.
Posted: 09/14/2013 - For decades, California strawberry growers injected the potent pesticide methyl bromide into soil to kill bugs, weeds and plant diseases before planting strawberries.