New Program Helps Stroke Patients Get Emergency Specialty TreatmentThe program allows paramedics take those patients to one of nine specialty stroke centers around the county.
Boy With Rare Genetic Disorder Organizes Drive After Finding Comfort In BooksA 5-year-old boy with a rare genetic disorder and his mother have organized a star-studded book fair and drive to give hundreds of books back to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
12-Year-Old Cancer Survivor, Ultra-Marathoner Team Up To Inspire Young PatientsLeah Valles wore a shirt that said "Sunblock Stinks But Cancer Stinks More!"
Car Crashes Into Terminal At LAX, 7-Year-Old Girl, 2 Others InjuredLos Angeles City Fire Department personnel were dispatched to an area near Terminal 7 departures following a report of a car into a structure shortly before 5 p.m.
Santa Barbara Woman Tests Negative For Ebola A Santa Barbara County woman Monday hospitalized for Ebola symptoms has tested negative for the virus, according to officials.
Calif. Nurses Continue With 2-Day Walkout Over EbolaRegistered nurses at two Southland hospitals and those in over a dozen other states continued a two-day strike to demand better equipment for handling Ebola patients, despite the United States being Ebola-free.
Proposition 46 Supporters Rally For Improved Patient Safety ProtectionsFamilies of victims of medical negligence gathered Monday to urge voters to support a political effort for greater patient safety protections.
Officials: 'No Expectation Of Ebola' Found At Chula Vista College Campus San Diego college officials Thursday said there was no threat or indication that a student had Ebola after a portion of the school was cordoned off.
Passenger With Flu-Like Symptoms Causes Ebola Scare At LAXAuthorities say a passenger with flu-like symptoms, who was on board a United Airlines flight, has been assessed and is not believed to have been exposed to the Ebola virus.
Health Worker 2nd In US To Test Positive For EbolaA Texas health care worker who was in full protective gear while providing hospital care for an Ebola patient who later died has tested positive for the virus and is in stable condition, health officials said Sunday.
Patient At Inglewood Hospital Approved For Discharge After Testing Negative For Ebola Authorities say a patient who was placed in isolation at a Southern California hospital this week has been approved for discharge after undergoing testing for the Ebola virus.
Fountain Valley Hospital Patient Charged With Attempted Murder Of Patient-RoommateThirty-six-year-old Ibrahim Yousef Battat, Laguna Niguel, is charged with one felony count of attempted murder, one felony count of elder abuse, according to the Orange County District Attorney's office.