Los Angeles County is alerting physicians and hospitals to be on the lookout for patients with symptoms of a rare mosquito-borne virus.
A number of Disney employees have contracted the measles virus, even though some of them say they had previously received vaccination.
Right wing Corey Perry and defenseman Francois Beauchemin have missed practice with the Anaheim Ducks due to a viral gland infection.
More than half of all California voters say they have at least some level of concern about themselves or a family member being exposed to the Ebola virus, according to a poll released Friday.
Concerns over the transmission of the Ebola virus were heightened Wednesday after reports emerged that a second Texas nurse, who was diagnosed with the virus, had flown on a plane.
Public health officials in Los Angeles County say they are prepared to handle the Ebola virus if it reaches Southern California.
At the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Westwood, the head of infectious disease control acknowledges keeping health workers safe from the virus requires a difficult and complicated protocol.
A 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.
A patient, who was brought to Centinela Hospital in Inglewood, did not meet the criteria for the Ebola virus, public health officials said Wednesday evening.
The U.S. Coast Guard has stepped up enforcement at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach to prevent the Ebola virus from making entry into Southern California.
Experts fear an outbreak as children across the country are being attacked by the rare, p0lio-like Enterovirus, right as flu season is set to begin.
Earlier this month, a Malibu doctor left the comforts of home to travel to Africa to help combat the spreading and deadly Ebola virus.
One homeowner tells KCAL9’s Crystal Cruz she believes she’s discovered a sign of the disease in her Buena Park neighborhood after finding several dead crows in the area.
As the Southland struggles under drought conditions, officials Thursday gave the public yet another reason not to let water run into the gutter: West Nile Virus.
The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.