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CDPH: Syphilis Cases On The Rise Among Women In SoCal

Most of the cases have been reported within Los Angeles County and the Central Valley.


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1st Time Dads Rejoice In Father’s Day At Saint Joseph’s Hospital In Orange

You know him — dad, father, daddy, papi, da, pops, old man,



Company Recalls 16 Varieties Of Cheese Following Death In Calif.

A Delaware company has recalled 16 varieties of cheese after some of the cheeses were linked to a death in California and illnesses in newborns.


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Parents At OC Hospital Get Ultimate Christmas Stocking Stuffer

Parents at an Orange County hospital got the ultimate stocking stuffer this Christmas.

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Newly Passed California Newborn Screening Law Likely Saved Child’s Life

One Orange County family is thankful for a screening program that is now required for all newborns in California.


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Event Held To Celebrate 101 Babies Rescued By Safe Surrender Law

A crowd gathered in Downtown L.A. Tuesday night to light 101 candles, each representing a baby, to celebrate the children whose lives have been saved by the Safe Surrender Law.


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Local Seabees Return Home And Greet Their Newborns For 1st Time

Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 40 arrived home on Wednesday after an 8-month deployment and nearly a dozen of them met their newborns for the first time.



Baby Born At Downtown Hospital Among First Of 2012

The New Year has arrived with a harvest of hospitals claiming first babies.


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‘Safe Surrender’ Families Join To Mark Program’s 10th Anniversary

Ten years after L.A. County created the Safe Surrender program, which allows parents to leave unwanted newborns at designated sites, families gathered to celebrate the program’s success.



Authorities Closed An Illegal Maternity Ward For Chinese Women

SAN GABRIEL (AP) — Authorities shut down a makeshift maternity clinic crammed with 10 newborns and a dozen Chinese women who paid as much as $35,000 to travel to Southern California to give birth to children […]