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.
Santa Barbara Resident Being Monitored For Possible Exposure To Ebola In 'LA Area'The patient was identified upon return from a country with an active Ebola epidemic, a health official said.
Health Officials Warn About Measles Exposure At 2 Separate LocationsMeasles is contagious from approximately four days before the rash first appears through four days after the rash appears.
1 Dead In California, 7 More Sickened By Listeria Linked To Hispanic-Style CheeseOne person has died and three newborns have become ill in an outbreak of listeria linked to Hispanic-style cheese.
Flu Claims Life Of 28-Year-Old San Juan Capistrano Woman Authorities Thursday said Orange County has recorded the first flu death this season by someone under 65 years of age.
Opinion: Republicans Advances War On WomenRepublican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.
CDC: Only 6.5 Percent Of Adults Are Active Enough At WorkIf you think you do enough physical activity at work to keep you healthy, you're probably wrong.
CDC: Preparing For A Disaster Like Preparing For Zombie AttackThe Centers For Disease Control And Prevention wants the public to be ready in case of a zombie attack. The idea is that getting ready for zombies is the sort of preparedness needed to survive a disaster or sudden epidemic.
CDC Says 18 Percent Of Syphilis Tests Are WrongHealth officials say hundreds of people may have been told they have syphilis when they don't.
CDC: More Strokes Hitting Young, Middle-Aged PeopleDoctors are reporting an alarming rise in strokes among young and middle-aged Americans even as the disease declines among older people.
CDC: 1 In 3 Americans Vaccinated For FluThe flu season is just getting under way, and health officials say already about 1 in 3 Americans have gotten vaccinated.
Vaccinations Are High, But Measles Shots DeclineHealth officials say vaccination rates for toddlers remain high, but they are concerned about an overall drop in measles vaccinations.