(CNN) The holiday season is in full swing and people are hitting the roads and skies at nearly pre-pandemic numbers. At the same time, a triple threat of viruses looms. Respiratory syncytial virus, or RSV, in particular is causing major ...

Author: Evan Watson (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Breakthrough medical research shows nanotechnology could be used to better detect and treat ectopic pregnancies, according to researchers from Oregon Health & Science University and Oregon State University. An ectopic pregnancy is a pregnancy ...

NBC5 is partnering with Providence Health & Services to help create healthy communities together. In this week’s Providence Minute, Dr. Robert Egan talks about multiple sclerosis and how it relates to vision. ...

NBC5 has teamed up with Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center to bring you Better Health, a weekly report on staying healthy. In this Better Health report, Asante Health Expert Beth Coker talks about managing stress during the holidays. Your Health ...

Author: Anthony Macuk (KGW), KGW Staff PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Portland-area hospitals are struggling with a large wave of pediatric RSV cases, and Multnomah County health officials are urging residents to be extra cautious about health and safety in the ...

Author: Joe Raineri (KGW), Alma McCarty (KGW) PORTLAND, Ore. (KGW) — Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) case rates are continuing to rise in Oregon, and local hospitals say the wave has reached unprecedented levels and has pushed them into crisis mode. ...

NBC5 is partnering with Providence Health & Services to help create healthy communities, together. In this week’s Providence Minute, Linda Guches, RN, talks about the licensed social worker program at Providence. ...

MEDFORD, Ore. – Public health officials are reporting a case of monkeypox in Jackson County. The first suspected case of monkeypox, also known as hMPXV, in Jackson County was reported on November 2. However, it turned out that case was ...

Author: Tim Gordon (KGW) CORVALLIS, Ore. (KGW) — Oregon State University scientists have taken nanotechnology to a new level targeting cancer cells. They have developed a new heat-efficient nanoparticles, improving their previous cancer fighting ability. “So technically using these nanoparticles ...

NBC5 has teamed up with Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center to bring you Better Health, a weekly report on staying healthy. In this Better Health report, Asante Health Expert Beth Coker talks with Holly Nickerson, Asante VP of Quality and ...

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