Articles tagged with: prevention

14 July 2015

Medford Fire Department hosts free skin cancer screening

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- At the peak of summer dermatologists say there's no better time to get checked for skin cancer, and that's exactly what firefighters with Medford Fire and Rescue did today.  The A ...

09 July 2015

Ashland businesses working to prevent flooding

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The City of Ashland is hoping to prevent a repeat of the flooded plaza we saw Tuesday night. In just 30 minutes over one and a half inches of rain flooded the Plaza, leaving behind ...

23 February 2015

Peanut allergy prevention

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBCNC) For years, doctors told parents not to give babies peanut products to help prevent food allergies. But two new bodies of research suggest that advice may have been wrong. The experts now say ...

13 May 2014

A new generation with a new set of challenges

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- A suicide pact on a mountain in Ashland draws search crews, even the National Guard. It happened in April and put one girl in critical condition. Health experts in Jackson County sa ...

28 March 2014

Signs of trouble?

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. -- (KING) Dave Montgomery is one of Washington's foremost landslide experts. But he's not above using Google for his research.  And what he sees in an undated Google Earth satellite ...