According to the United States Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 20 million people in the United States have chronic kidney disease (CKD) of varying levels. One of those...
The Kenai Public Health Center will introduce the first in a series of immunization clinics this Saturday in an attempt to fill medical treatment gaps in the community. The clinics, held at the center from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Despite Alaska state requirements, many Kenai Peninsula school children are not being fully vaccinated. Alaska state law requires that before attending school, children must be vaccinated against a variety of diseases.
JUNEAU, Alaska - A media campaign is set to launch in March that is aimed at reducing the number of children born with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Alaska.A study also is planned that is expected to involve signs and pregnancy-test dispensers in bars, to test their effectiveness in raising awareness about the potential implications of drinking while pregnant.
Physical education guidelines for students in the Juneau School District may soon be changing, and we see this change as a harbringer of benefits for students at the high school level.
...legislative approval.Butler was previously the chief medical officer from 2007-09. He left to work for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Before returned to the state position, he was senior director of the Division of Community Health...
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