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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

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announces resignation 11/24/2014
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned on Monday, the first major change to President Barack Obama's Cabinet since his Democrats were routed in midterm elections three weeks ago.

Police searching for armed man in robbery attempt at 7-Eleven 11/24/2014
Newport News police are searching for a man they said attempted to rob a 7-Eleven store early Monday morning.

Virginia's gas tax headed up over Internet impasse 11/24/2014
Virginia's gas tax will almost certainly increase Jan. 1, ratcheting up about 45 percent because of last year's landmark transportation funding deal and a congressional unwillingness to crack down on Internet sales tax collections.

Hampton Roads health systems launch "As You Wish," a joint advance care planning initiative 11/18/2014
On Monday, The Advance Care Planning Coalition of Eastern Virginia announced the launch of its "As You Wish" campaign, an initiative to increase the number of people signing advance directives for health care.

Trending on YouTube: Homeless dog's life is spared after makeover 11/24/2014
Today's trending YouTube video: Charlie the Shelter Dog was found by the road and brought to a shelter in Los Angeles. After he was cleaned up, he was adopted before he would have been put down.