On Monday, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association released new guidelines on the management of sports concussions.
No matter how seasoned you are as a traveler, you will get jet lag. Though jet lag can’t be avoided, it can be minimized on your next vacation with these seven tips.
Southern California has seen 16 no-burn alerts this winter – compared to five last year – with the hardest hit areas in the San Joaquin Valley.
A first-of-its-kind health report is providing new insight into the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in Riverside County.
A growing number of veterinarians, specializing in care for old or terminally ill pets, are providing support and comfort through hospice for pets in their final days.
A new treatment takes a lymphoma patient’s extracted T cells and injects them with a crippled strain of HIV programmed to kill cancerous cells.
Robert Ferguson, CEO of Diet Free Life, stopped by KCAL9 Monday to show viewers ways to cook healthy soul food.
The symptoms sometimes occur after a mild respiratory illness.
California would become the first state to require warning labels on sodas and other sugary drinks under a proposal a state lawmaker announced Thursday.
Imagine a world where even touch is too painful to bear. That is what life is life for thousands suffering from Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.
In an effort to help quell Southern California’s flu epidemic, one local hospital is asking all visitors to wear surgical masks while in the building.
Although he would never emerge from the persistent vegetative state caused by a car crash, Mikey Cortez’s family was not only there for him but also gave him a full life.
The number of flu deaths across California have more than doubled since last week and hospitals are packed with patients.
A new study in Sweden says overweight mice who were fed lingonberries for three months experienced an improvement in their overall health, including weight loss and lower blood sugar and cholesterol levels.
KNX1070′s Mike Landa reports the number of whooping cough cases statewide increased in 2013 to more than 1,600 — that’s 600 more cases than 2012.