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Local doctor trying to alleviate opioid crisis

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A local doctor is trying to revolutionize the approach of managing patients pain while alleviating the opioid crisis. Doctor James Van Horne, an orthopedic surgeon in Grants Pass, practices using the the treatment plan called “Patient Optimizing, Opioid …

Josephine Co. to add bleed kits in high-risk areas

Josephine County, Ore. — Local first responders and medical personnel are working together to put bleed kits all around Josephine County. They contain items, such as tourniquets and bandages. It’s all part of a national campaign called, Stop the Bleed. Rural Metro Fire, …

Fire at Asante warehouse

Medford, Ore. – Investigators are looking in to what sparked a fire at Asante’s warehouse. Fire crews were called to the building off south front street around 7:50 tonight. Fire Chief Brian Fish says the warehouse held mattresses and other medical equipment. …

Local companies raise money for cancer patients

Medford, Ore.- More than $70,000 has been raised to help cancer patients in the Rogue Valley. Fifty-four local organizations came together for ‘No Shave November’ to help pay for costs that aren’t covered by insurance, like rent and special medications. The idea …