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Prue Salasky
Reporter, Sr
My Role

Daily Press health reporter covering health news and features in Hampton Roads and beyond. Health is a top priority in everyone's daily life. We report on all aspects, from healthy lifestyles, diet, fitness and nutrition to the health-care debate, insurance issues and the business of health. We connect with readers through blogs, web chats and social media.
My Biography

Over the years I have worked as a reporter, editor, writer, columnist, radio host, blogger and teacher.
My Interests

Health, food, religion,art, social justice, family, politics, reading, fitness and travel.
My Recent Articles

Peninsula Health District and Hampton Health Department have merged 7/2/2015
The Newport News City Manager Jim Bourey announced the merger of the Peninsula Health District and Hampton Health Department, effective July 1.

YMCAs announce statewide reciprocity in Virginia 7/1/2015
YMCAs across Virginia have joined together to offer reciprocal membership through their "My Y is Every Y" program. The program, which begins July 1, allows Y members to access over 80 YMCAs throughout Virginia at no charge when they present a valid Y ID card.

Check out these tips for pet safety on July 4 7/1/2015
The July 4 holiday is one of the busiest days of the year in animal emergency hospitals, according to veterinarians from BluePearl Veterinary Partners, a national company with a facility in Virginia Beach.

Senior Advocate hosts talk on long term care 6/29/2015
On Wednesday July 8, the Newport News SANG (Senior Advocate Networking Group) presents "The Future of Long Term Care," by Dr. Robert Walters, Jr., VP of Clinical Affairs, VAHS Where: The Arbors at Port Warwick, 1100 William Styron Sq., Port Warwick, Newport News When: 8:30 -10 a.m. Fee: $10.00...

UVA adds specialized genomics lab to enhance precision medicine 6/29/2015
The University of Virginia Health System has opened a high-tech clinical genomics lab that will personalize care for patients, help doctors determine the best treatments for cancers and other diseases, and allow UVA to offer the most cutting-edge clinical trials, according to a news release from...