Federal law will require uninsured Americans to get coverage or pay a penalty beginning January 1, 2014.
A spokesperson for the health care facility where Angelina Jolie underwent a preventative double mastectomy has spoken out to...
Ventura County has passed a law requiring actors in porn films to wear condoms during production, the Ventura County Star...
A Los Angeles health organization founded to fight AIDS is moving to take on meningitis after the death of a West Hollywood man.
Public health officials are warning of a potential outbreak of meningococcal disease after an 18-year-old Huntington Beach girl...
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Michael Jackson’s Mother In Tears At AEG Trial As E-Mails Reveal He Was ‘Weak and Fatigued’ Before Shows
Katherine Jackson listened while e-mails between AEG executives describing how her son looked in the days before his death were reviewed.
The state’s largest health insurers, including Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield and Kaiser Permanente, will be among 13 plans competing to provide coverage to millions of Californians through the state’s new health exchange.
Residents were warned to stay away from the smoke when the blaze became a HazMat situation.
Chemists at UC Irvine announced Wednesday that they have created a urine test that allows men to check for prostate cancer.
The measure sharply cuts the number of store fronts from roughly 800 to 135, eliminating those that have opened since 2007.
Los Angeles politicians have struggled for more than five years to regulate medical marijuana, trying to balance the needs of the sick against neighborhood concerns that pot shops attract crime.
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Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.