News

What's Going Around: Lice prevention and treatment knowledge

September 12, 2013

In this What’s Going Around segment on KOIN News, Dr. Vanessa Vanderpool talks about lice – how to avoid it, and how to treat it. With kids back in school, this is a good time to brush up on your lice prevention and treatment knowledge.

Recent measles outbreak rekindles vaccine talk; how to protect your child

August 29, 2013

The recent news of a measles case in the Portland area and an outbreak in Texas stress the importance of vaccinating your child against measles.

Immediate care or ER? Here are some tips for knowing which is best for you

August 29, 2013

Knowing when an immediate care center or the emergency room is best for you or your child's situation can be difficult, but knowing the facts will allow you to make the best choice possible.