Category: Oak Hills

Oak Hills is an unincorporated community in the high desert of San Bernardino County, located west of U.S. Route 395.

Vaping Teens

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By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. A nationwide survey finds teens are smoking less, but there’s a lot of vaping – use of e-cigarettes, which carry…

More Activity, Less TV For Longer Life

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By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. More exercise and less TV watching may decrease risk of death for colorectal cancer survivors. At the National Institutes of…

Trapped in the Car Smoke

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By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. A study finds a rider in a car with a smoker gets cancer-causing chemicals by breathing second-hand smoke. At the…

Sit Down, Raise Weight

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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 weight is up among women who work sitting down. At Washington University in St. Louis, researchers saw…

Be Aware of Scams

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By Staff Reports (Victor Valley)– The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department would like to remind citizens of the increasing frequency of telephone scams occurring throughout our county and others. One of the recent scams involves a person impersonating an official…

Autism Scams

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By Staff Reports From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Autism spectrum disorder affects 1 in 68 children in the United States. Parents naturally want their children to get the best treatment.…