Measles Outbreak Appears To Be Fading, State Health Officials SayAccording 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.
New Billboard Tells Californians The State Is No. 2 In Cases Of SyphilisAHF 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.
Sharp Rise In Whooping Cough Cases Reported In LA County 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.
Whooping Cough In California Soars To Epidemic LevelsThe number of whooping cough cases in the Southland and throughout California has reached epidemic proportions, state health officials said Friday.
Toyota To Enter Settlement NegotiationsAfter 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.
LAPD Reviews Files Of Alleged Abuse In LA ArchdioceseDetectives on Tuesday began investigating new evidence that could lead to prosecutions in alleged abuse cases in the Roman Catholic church.
CDC: U.S. Measles Cases Reach 15-Year HighHealth 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 DUI Convictions Could Be Dismissed Due To Faulty Breathalyzer TestsVentura County prosecutors say hundreds of drunken driving convictions could be dismissed because of faulty readings on eight handheld breathalizers.