Health & Sustainability


Watch Out for Prediabetes

Being overweight comes with chronic disease risks, such as higher cholesterol and higher blood pressure. These increase the risk of ...

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Colorectal Screening Saves Lives

Tami Mahrt was two years past the recommended age for colorectal cancer screening. Though she considered herself healthy at 52 ...

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Breast Cancer Survivors Group Formed

A Northwest spinoff of the Sisters Network Inc. , the group will host meetings every second Saturday at the Key ...

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Healing Hurt People Lecture

Dr. Alisha Moreland-Capuia a Portland native, and licensed and board-certified psychiatrist in the state of Oregon is set to keynote ...

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Healing Hurt People

How do you heal hurt people? Dr. Alicia Moreland-Capuia would like to think she has an answer for young men ...

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Nurses in the Spotlight

What do you picture when you think of a nurse? Sonya Justice’s theory is that if you’re like a lot ...

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Sickle Cell Fight Draws Support

After a successful “Sickle Cell Buddy Walk” last month, members of the Sickle Cell Anemia Foundation of Oregon are reflecting ...

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Multnomah County's New Air Quality Findings

A new Multnomah County report finds heat waves, air quality and mosquitoes will worsen in the Portland-area because of climate ...

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Seniors on the Move

Seniors in Portland are getting active with a new program keep get elder citizens moving called Walk With Ease. The ...

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Tragedy to Awareness

Pastor Marcia's family has been stricken with tragedy through the years due to the disease sickle cell anemia. Through the ...

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Dream in the Making

Residents of the New Columbia neighborhood are celebrating the grand opening of a new Bike Skills Park.

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Community Support to End Lupus

Supporters came out in full force for Portland's third annual "Walk to End Lupus Now"

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Worth Fighting For

Portland residents debate water fluoridation

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Science Club Works to Clean Up the Air

Portland’s statistically poorest high school, Roosevelt, is home to some of the worst air quality in the nation.