7505 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA
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

Free seminar in Williamsburg on hip and knee replacements 10/12/2015
  Learn about innovative knee and hip treatments. Dr. Anthony Carter from Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, will lead a free seminar from  6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 13, at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Williamsburg hosted by the Bon Secours Orthopaedic Institute. The seminar...

Register today for senior safety summit in York 10/9/2015
The Peninsula Seniors and Law Enforcement Together (S.A.L.T.) Council will conduct its 20th Annual Senior Safety Summit on Wednesday, October 21, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Northside Christian Church in Yorktown. This year’s theme is “Don’t Retire - Refire.” The Summit will focus on engaging seniors...

In Virginia, Medicaid expansion survey says .... 10/8/2015
A new survey of likely voters in five states -- Florida, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia -- shows solid majorities believe the Affordable Care Act is here to stay (64 percent) and that Congress should work to improve the law (71 percent), according to a news release from the Commonwealth...

Sentara offering free drive-thru flu shots on Saturday 10/6/2015
 Nine Sentara locations in Hampton Roads will offer free flu shots from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015.  Two thousand doses are being made available at no cost to adult recipients 18 and older. Flu shots will be administered by a trained clinical team. No appointments needed – first...

Free Alzheimer's talk by Duke University expert at Air & Space Center Tuesday 10/5/2015
 Kathleen Welsh-Bohmer, director of the Bryan Alzheimer's Center at Duke University, will present "Advancing the Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease by 2025" at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 6, at the Virginia Air & Space Center in downtown Hampton. The Sigma Series event is free and no reservations...