Battle for a Healthy Nevada: How to show school spirit with a flu vaccine

The Red Sox versus Yankees. Celtics versus Lakers. Rebels versus Wolf Pack...

Healthy Life, Healthy Business: Restaurant owner knows the importance of immunization.

Jesus “Chuy” Gutierrez is a really busy man. In his restaurant in Reno...

A Mother's Letter of Appreciation

Thank you for vaccinating your children. Thank you for protecting our community.

October is American Pharmacists Month!

When you stop by your local pharmacy for your flu shot, ask them what other vaccines you need. Then get them, right there!

5 Things You Should Know About Pneumococcal Disease

Older adults living with COPD and other chronic conditions need to talk to their health care provider in order to ensure they are protected.

Have you gotten your flu shot?

Have you gotten your flu shot? Forgive me for asking so bluntly, but it's an issue that has become pretty important to me.

Immunization Protects All of Us

National Immunization Awareness Month is a reminder that we all need vaccines throughout the year.

Know Hepatitis, Act Now to Prevent Cancer

Hepatitis B vaccine to prevent cancer | Immunize Nevada

Do you know hepatitis? My hope is that you don’t, given that worldwide 80 percent of all primary liver cancers are caused by chronic infection with hepatitis B or C. But I also hope that you do know hepatitis, in that you know of and have received the hepatitis B vaccine to prevent infection, and ultimately to prevent liver cancer.

Speak up to Prevent Meningitis

Of those who contract meningococcal disease, 10 to 15% die. Among those who survive, as many as 1 in 5 live with permanent disabilities.

Waking up to Shingles

Shingles Diagram

I noticed a slight rash on the back of my leg. But considering I’d been working in the yard and it was on the back of my leg, I honestly didn’t pay much attention.