Month: June 2014

Fireworks Alert

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– Possession of any type of fireworks, including “safe and sane” fireworks, is against the law in any unincorporated area of San Bernardino County.  In the event a fire occurs due to the unsafe use of…

No is a Complete Sentence

By Staff Reports (DGIwire) – No. One of the shortest words in the human language.  One of the first actual words issued by most human babies.  An almost universal word, understood regardless of other language barriers. No.  A complete sentence in itself,…

Sensible Statins

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. A study indicates many users of statins might think their cholesterol-controlling pills let them take it easy on other heart-protective…

Aviation Program Leading to Employment for VVC Students

By Staff Reports (Victorville)– Careers in Aviation are available and reports from The Boeing Company and the International Civil Aviation Organization point to anticipated shortages in skilled aviation maintenance professionals. Victor Valley College is working with organizations like the FAA…

Fitness Camping

By Staff Reports (DGIwire) — For too many of us, our attempts to avoid the distractions of everyday life often result in eating junk food and counting the walk from the car to the office as our daily exercise. The…

Seeing Vision Solutions

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. About 20 million people have vision problems, but about 80 percent of them can have their problems fixed with glasses.…

Tested?

By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Getting and staying on drug treatments can help people living with HIV. And knowing your HIV status can help protect…