illness

Reader Input: Disconnect led to shootings

All these shootings are symptoms of a very sick society. We are deathly ill from within. Our illness is culturally and socially contagious and fatal. You can’t see it from ...

Residents navigate through diagnoses of terminal illness

Denise VonMillanich knows the weight of having a child diagnosed with a terminal illness all too well. She also knows the sorrow and grief that accompanies a child passing away. ...

Whooping cough spike in Placer County spurs vaccination call

Whooping cough cases in Placer County have more than tripled so far this year compared to the same period last year. With the spike in a disease that puts newborns at the greatest ...