Strauss Family Takes On Another Fight For Life As Dad Needs KidneyJeff Strauss, of Manhattan Beach, is a single dad to a 14-year-old daughter who just beat cancer. Now he has just been diagnosed with a hereditary kidney disease that took his grandmother's life and father's life at a young age.
O.C. Health Officials Say Clinic Can No Longer Perform Procedures Until Facility Becomes Bacteria-FreeOn Wednesday, officials said hundreds of children might have been exposed to the infectious bacteria.
UCI Study Links Selfies To HappinessResearchers say taking selfies with smartphones and sharing them can make you feel good.
Vaccine Critic Dr. Bob Sears Faces Disciplinary Action For Excusing Toddler From ImmunizationsDr. Bob Sears, a nationally critic of mandatory vaccination laws and a Capistrano Beach pediatrician, faces disciplinary actions from the state medical board for recommending a 2-year-old patient forego immunizations.
Parents Demand Answers After Jurupa Valley Leprosy ScareSome parents refused to send their children to school Tuesday after receiving a warning about two possible cases of leprosy affecting students at Indian Hills Elementary School.
Hesperia Athlete Suffers Severe Head InjuryBruce Henderson, 17, suffered a serious head injury during a football game in Hesperia. According to a family friend, there's no official word on his condition.
Unconfirmed Report: 2 Students At A Jurupa Valley School Have LeprosyIndian Hills Elementary School sent a letter home to parents, telling them about the confirmed report.
FDA Orders Ban On Antibacterial Soaps, Saying They Might Do More Harm Than GoodThe FDA points to new data that suggests long-term exposure to these chemicals could cause hormonal problems or resistance to bacteria.
FDA Bans Ingredients In Anti-Bacterial Soaps, WashesMore than a dozen chemicals used in anti-bacterial soaps and washes are being banned by the FDA, which said there is no proof that they are safe or prevent the spread of germs.
Pediatrics Group Calls For Tougher Vaccination LawsThe American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for the elimination of all non-medical exemptions to immunizations in a set of new policies published Monday.
Breast Density Helps Determine When To Get Mammograms, Study SaysRecent recommendations about how often to get a mammogram have created confusion. Now, a study has concluded individual factors, like breast density and family history, should determine how often women get mammograms.
Marrow Donor Sought To Save Young Father's LifeAdam Krief has a rare form of blood cancer. A marrow transplant is the only way to save his life.