CDC Reports Average 'Heart Age' In U.S. Is Older Than Chronological AgeThree out of four people have hearts that are not reflective of their age, a condition that can increase one’s risk for heart disease and stroke.
Nation Of Islam Leader Voices Opposition To Mandatory Vaccine BillA leader of the Nation of Islam is voicing his opposition to Senate Bill No. 177, which would require public school students to be immunized regardless of their parents' personal beliefs.
Health Officials: More Than 200 Sickened On San Diego-Bound Cruise ShipsFederal health officials say about 200 people have come down with vomiting and diarrhea aboard two San Diego-bound cruise ships.
KNX Spotlight: The Vaccine DilemmaShould parents have to vaccinate their kids?
CDC: Flu Vaccine Is The Least Effective In A Decade The Centers for Disease Control now says this year's flu vaccine is the least effective in a decade.
UCI Ebola Meeting: Epidemic In U.S. Is Highly UnlikelyScientists from across California convened at UC Irvine on Monday night to discuss fighting the spread of Ebola in the United States.
Thousands Will Die From Flu This Year, Doctors PredictAlthough concerns are mounting across the nation of Ebola exposure, doctors fear the focus could be diverting attention from another potential threat: the flu.
Southland Scientists Optimistic Over Ebola Serum DiscoveryScientists at the Southern California research center taking on the Ebola virus are encouraged by a potentially paramount discovery.
CDC Sets Up Quarantine Station At LAX As Ebola Virus Continues To Spread OverseasThe Centers for Disease Control have established a quarantine station at LAX to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus from passengers coming off international flights.
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.
Study: Young People Downplay Health Risks Of Hookah Smoking Researchers say over half of young adults believe smoking tobacco out of water pipes is not harmful to their health, despite warnings from federal health officials to the contrary.
The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.