Category: Health

Help Kids Kick Cancer By Giving Blood With The Red Cross

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood to support kids, teens and young adults battling...

Horicon Council Approves Proposed Extension Of EMS Agreement With Village Of Kekoskee

At the Tuesday, Aug. 27 City of Horicon Common Council meeting, the council approved an emergency medical service agreement with the Village of Kekoskee. The agreement,...

WCTC names new dean for School of Health

PEWAUKEE — Waukesha County Technical College has promoted Michele Nelson, associate dean of Nursing, to dean of the School of Health. Nelson spent 10 years working as...

Catholic Memorial named Project Lead the Way Distinguished School

WAUKESHA — Catholic Memorial High School announced Monday it was named a Project Lead the Way Distinguished School for providing broad access to transformative...

Gold Star Memorial Trail Opens To Public

It took nearly five years and $670,000 in donations and grants after the original trail concept was presented, but phase one of the Gold Star Memorial Trail (GSMT) is...

Kentucky Asks Health Care Providers to Be Alert for Possible Swine Flu Cases

FRANKFORT, Ky. “We are closely monitoring developments involving swine flu cases in the United States, Mexico and abroad,” said Public Health Commissioner William...

Binge Drinking Tied to Conditions in the College Environment

Review of Landmark 14-Year Study Cites Factors Such As Easy Access to Alcohol, Low Prices and Special Promotions, Weak Control Policies and Lax Enforcement Heavy alcohol...