Articles tagged with: Jackson County Health Department

28 October 2014

Bed bugs infestation at local shelter

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Bed bugs are causing trouble at a local shelter.People staying at the Medford Gospel Mission confirm that the shelter is dealing with an infestation of the parasites.We contacted t ...

19 May 2014

Medford Police see skyrocketing mental health calls

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Patrolling the streets of Medford for more than 15 years now, Officer Bob Mccurley knows the dangers he could face on the job. "Regardless of all the information you get, there's st ...

17 February 2014

Opioid Prescribers Group releases guidelines for treating chronic pain

Medford, Ore. -- Every year dozens of Southern Oregonians go to bed on pain medication and never wake up. According to the Jackson County Health Department, the pill problem is now an epidemic. A g ...