Measure To Repeal California Vaccine Law Won't Be On BallotProponents of an effort to repeal California's new stricter law requiring mandatory vaccines for schoolchildren failed to submit enough signatures to qualify a ballot initiative asking voters to repeal the law.
Angry Parents Show Up At Middle School Questioning Why Their Kids Were Sent Home Ahead Of Vaccination Law"We're here to make a formal complaint against the LAUSD," a parent told KCAL9's Amber Lee.
Children's Hospital LA Shares Check List For Kids' Safe Return To SchoolThe time for students to return to classes has arrived, and Children's Hospital Los Angeles has come up with a checklist on how they can do so safely.
California Assembly To Consider Bill Aimed At Boosting Vaccination RatesThe California Assembly is taking up a highly contested bill to boost vaccination rates in schools.
Vaccination Bill Stalls In SacramentoThe now-stalled measure would have prevented parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs.
California Vaccine Bill Sparks Acidic Debate, Comparisons To Nazi GermanyA California bill that would sharply limit vaccination waivers after a Disneyland measles outbreak has generated such an acidic debate that the proposal's author was under added security this week.
California Vaccine Requirement Bill Gets First Public DebateA bill requiring California schoolchildren to get vaccinated will receive its first public hearing Wednesday after similar efforts to limit exemptions in Washington and Oregon failed to advance.
Amid Measles Outbreak, Few Rules Exist Concerning Teacher VaccinationsWhile much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation's classrooms: Teachers and staff members, who, by and large, are not required to be vaccinated.
LA County Urges Vaccinations After Spike In Meningitis Cases Among Gay MenPublic health officials issued new vaccination guidelines Wednesday after a reported jump in the number of meningitis cases this year among gay men in Los Angeles.
OC Health Officials Warn Of Measles OutbreakThe Orange County Health Department held an emergency meeting Tuesday in response to an outbreak of measles.
Doctors Urge Southland Residents To Get Flu Vaccines As Death Toll RisesCBS2's Lisa Sigell reports doctors are once again urging Southland residents to get vaccinated, with the total number of flu-related deaths in L.A. County now at 52.
Local Health Officials Offer Free Vaccines In Wake Of Multistate Hepatitis A OutbreakHealth officials planned to offer free hepatitis A vaccines at several clinics throughout the city this weekend in the wake of a multistate outbreak of infections possibly linked to frozen berries.