Child Darth Vader’s heart surgery successful

The Force is strong with this one. By Amanda Shore Max Page, the 7-year-old boy who dressed as Darth Vader in the adorable 2011 Super Bowl Volkswagon commercial had to undergo open-heart surgery to help his congenital heart defect. Max Page, the young boy, has a congenital heart defect. The surgery was a success. It […]

Stroller recall reflects unsettling trend

By Kyra Hall Yet another unsafe product manufactured in China was recalled yesterday. Some models of Kolcraft strollers were recalled by the company after several complaints of finger lacerations and amputations caused by the stroller’s hinge came to light. There were five reported cases, including three children whose finger tips were amputated by the mechanism. […]

Nevada’s Chief health officer announces pending resignation

Southern Nevada Health District Press Release LAS VEGAS – Dr. Lawrence Sands, chief health officer of the Southern Nevada Health District has announced his pending resignation. A special meeting of the Southern Nevada District Board of Health has been scheduled for Thursday, June 21 at 3:30 p.m. at Council Chambers, Las Vegas City Hall, for […]