OSU Receives $1.5M CDC Grant

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Health care reform is sweeping the nation, and Oregon State researchers recently received a grant to find out if the reform will improve the health of low-income women and children. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) granted Oregon State University and the Oregon Health Authority a $1.5 million grant to study the … Continue reading »

Suicide Rates Jump Nationwide

EUGENE, Ore. — The Centers for Disease Control says suicide deaths now outnumber those from car crashes nationwide. Suicide rates have increased over the last few years. Lane County Public Health reps say the numbers are even worse in Lane County. This week is National Prevention Week, and the county hopes people will see suicide … Continue reading »