How Healthy is Nevada?

Here’s the bad news. When it comes to overall health, Nevada ranks in the lower half among all 50 states. That’s according to the 24th annual America’s Health Rankings from United Health Foundation. The report, the longest running of its kind in the country, placed Nevada No. 37 among all 50 states for overall heath, which is the same ranking the state received last year. … [Read more...]

Home Prices Up 24 Percent

Home prices in Southern Nevada are continuing to rise. The median price of existing homes for December is up 24 percent from the same time last year, according to statistics recently released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR). “Local homeowners should be happy with the strong appreciation we’ve seen over the past two years,” said new GLVAR President … [Read more...]

United Health Foundation’s America’s Health Rankings Finds Nevada Ranks 37th Among All U.S. States in Overall Health

LAS VEGAS, NV – Americans are making considerable progress in their overall health, according to United Health Foundation’s 2013 America’s Health Rankings: A Call to Action for Individuals & Their Communities. Nationwide, Americans improved in a majority of the measures captured by the Rankings. The most notable gains came in key behavioral measures, including smoking, … [Read more...]

United Health Foundation gives $500,000 to United Network for Organ Sharing

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 7th

United Health Foundation gives $500,000 to United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) to help expand kidney paired donation matching service Goal is to provide every kidney transplant program in the United States access to automated KPD matching services within the secure technology of the nation’s organ transplant system.  United Health Foundation has given $500,000 to … [Read more...]