According to the California Department of Public Health, only three new cases have been reported in the state since the last week of February, with the most recent reported in Ventura County.
AHF says the only way to continue to fight the disease is with condom use and routine STD testing. The AHF hopes humor in discussing the serious topic will lead to awareness.
With the number of whooping-cough cases in California now at an epidemic level, local health officials are reporting a sharp increase in the number of infections in Los Angeles County.
The number of whooping cough cases in the Southland and throughout California has reached epidemic proportions, state health officials said Friday.
After a four-year legal battle, Toyota is entering settlement talks on nearly 400 state and federal lawsuits that allege sudden unintended acceleration problems with its vehicles led to deaths and injuries.
Detectives on Tuesday began investigating new evidence that could lead to prosecutions in alleged abuse cases in the Roman Catholic church.
Health officials say 118 cases of measles have been reported in the United States so far this year — the highest number this early in the year since 1996.
Ventura County prosecutors say hundreds of drunken driving convictions could be dismissed because of faulty readings on eight handheld breathalizers.