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Op-ed: Jimmy Carter's peace

When Ronald Reagan announced in November 1994 he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, even some of his most ardent political opponents paused to wish him well.It was the same last Thursday when former President...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-08-24/op-ed-jimmy-carters-peace
Opinion
Board updates infectious disease policy

...measles cases this year. The Central for Disease Control and Prevention announced 397 cases...last change to board policy on infectious diseases was in 2004.While a local outbreak is...which could contribute to the spread of a disease. There also may be new illnesses that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-10/board-updates-infectious-disease-pol
News
North Dakota drone test site set to fly high at all hours

...drone at 400 feet and satellite images to see what's best at identifying crop conditions such as nutrient deficiencies, disease symptoms and specific weeds."The value of flying higher is what our research is going to be about in 2016," Nowatzki said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-23/north-dakota-drone-test-site-set-to-
News
Local experts address common vaccine concerns

...students from passing around those diseases that can be prevented," Magee...potential for the spread of disease, though she said she is not...be more susceptible to those diseases." Felts said the Kenai Public...getting older." The most common diseases among the elderly include shingles...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-17/local-experts-address-common-vaccine
News
School district report tracks student obesity

...of Public Health's Section of Chronic Disease and Prevention. The goal with BMI is...health complications such as such as heart disease, diabetes and some types of cancer related...36 percent, she said. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports Alaska's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-19/school-district-report-highlights-st
News

...a patient who visited Yosemite, the Sierra National Forest and surrounding areas in early August.The federal Centers for Disease Control is testing the person, whose gender and age were not released, officials said.U.S. Public Health Service Dr...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/2015-08-19
Watermelon needs salt

...remission for leukemia. He couldn't have done that had not my family physician, Dr. Benjamin Towe, first diagnosed my disease five years ago next Monday. He still keeps tabs on me and pointed out Thursday that I might want to watch what I'm eating...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-08-14/watermelon-needs-salt
Community

...Alaska has the latest average school start time in the country, according to a report released Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Alaska's average start time is 8:33 a.m., while only 17 percent of U.S. public schools...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-08-4
News
Helen Dorothy Logan Allen

Helen (Dorothy) Allen Logan died on August 10, 2015 in Fallbrook, CA of complications from Alzheimer's Disease. She was born on February 3, 1924 in Staten Island, New York. Sister to Clark, William and John Allen, she was the daughter...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175540474

...the complexities of disease outbreaks, resulting...world of infectious diseases. Epidemics often have...control of tick-borne diseases in African livestock. He was working on animal diseases at the University of...agency in 1995, when disease modelers were still...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/mike-stobbe/2015-07-29

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