A state lawmaker wants to establish basic standards for the short-term day care centers that are growing in popularity at fitness centers, shopping malls, grocery stores and other businesses.
A $7.7 billion budget plan for the city of Los Angeles released Monday was accompanied by a mea culpa of sorts from outgoing Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.
The Chris Brownlie Hospice, once used as the city’s first hospice for AIDS patients, was turned back over to the city Saturday.
A union spokesman said a planned walkout on the eve of Thanksgiving could cause ‘significant travel delays’ at Los Angeles International Airport.
Ophthalmologist Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler visited KCAL9 Tuesday to share summer eye-care tips. He also demonstrated ways we can take care of our eyes all year long.
Millions of people in Los Angeles County who currently do not have medical insurance will soon have more options than county hospitals.
A statewide reduction in Medi-Cal payments may soon leave millions of Californians without adequate health care.
Governor Jerry Brown has signed into a law a bill that will require health insurance companies in the state to cover treatment for autism and other severe behavioral disorders.
If you’re like nearly half of all Americans, you have likely put off going to the doctor or picking up your prescription in order to save some money.
By Charles Feldman KNX 1070 Investigative Reporter LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Burbank resident Von Johnson, 56, is finding out what more and more adult children are learning as they navigate the often turbulent waters of […]
No one expects a sex offender to be living in a nursing home but that is what we uncovered — 100 sex offenders living in local facilities for the elderly.
A local author and professional caregiver gives her take on important issues “baby boomer” seniors and others will face on the road to eldercare.
Months before even taking office, the incoming LAUSD Superintendent has voiced his own version of health care reform that has some people shaking their heads.
The grooves in Jose Lanz’s gold college ring have been worn smooth by time, just as age and illness have eroded the 71-year-old Cuban’s mind and body.
Nearly 12,000 local families who have moved off welfare and into the workforce will be spared the effects of nearly $1-billion in veto cuts made by Gov. Schwarzenegger.