| Aug 9, 2010
| 3:21 PM
It's not clear why cases of whooping cough are on the rise, but officials say it never really went away. With kids heading back to school soon, doctors and school officials want to get the word out about whooping cough. It's a national problem that's been...
| Apr 21, 2010
In the last month, chicken pox has tripled in Nevada County schools.
The Nevada County Health Department reports that there are 64 cases of the highly-contagious disease.
Cases have shown up at Grass Valley Schools including Nevada Union High School,...
| May 10, 2010
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I've had three bouts of shingles that have caused me pain. How do I prevent additional attacks?
ANSWER: Recurrent bouts of shingles are often associated with immune system problems that occur with aging or as a result of a medical...