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Free Vaccinations Offered In Nickerson Gardens, LA County's Hottest Spot For Confirmed Flu CasesNickerson Gardens, GW Carver Park, Imperial Courts, Jordan Downs, Southeast Willowbrook, El Segundo/Santa Fe Avenue and Watts Tower have the highest levels of early flu activity that led to emergency room visits, according to Cedars-Sinai.
'Very Possible' LA County Sees At Least One Coronavirus Case: Health OfficialThe director of the Department of Public Health said given the number of people traveling between the Southland and China, the county remains prepared to respond to any cases that may emerge.
'I Literally Delivered My Own Baby': Woman Gives Birth In Car On Balboa IslandA Balboa Island woman who went into labor had no choice but to deliver her child in the car.
'I've Thought Of My Body As A Maserati': From Cancer To Sex Drive, Suzanne Somers Tackles 'A New Way To Age' At 73The actor and author discusses her life at 73 and reminisces about her days on Three's Company.
Mothers Breastfeeding 'In Cars, Supply Closets, Bathrooms' Prompt Vote On OC Lactation PolicyO.C. Supervisor Andrew Do called current conditions "unacceptable" and said the county "could do more."
First Flu Case Of The Season Reported In OCThe OC Health Care Agency said Tuesday a Cypress man is the county’s first confirmed case of influenza A.
Analysis: 1 In 5 Students In California Have Thought About Killing ThemselvesA survey distributed to 70 percent of California’s public school ninth and eleventh graders showed that in the last four years, about 18 percent – or one in five – of those students had suicidal thoughts.
Research Shows More Children Experiencing Eco-AnxietyWith hotter and more frequent wildfires and hurricanes getting more devastating every year, children are being afflicted with a new worry – eco-anxiety.
New Research Suggests That Coffee Could Help With Weight LossA new study in the Scientific Reports shows that a cup of Joe could help with weight loss.
FDA Issues Recall On Tattoo Ink Contaminated With BacteriaThe FDA has issued a recall on six different types of tattoo ink after discovering traces of bacteria.
Beauty Queen Blames Melanoma On Gel Nail ManicureGel manicures have been popular for years thanks to the vibrant colors that don’t chip and last for weeks. But after a beauty queen’s bout with melanoma, there are renewed concerns those colorful fingertips could come with cancer.
Actress Maureen McCormick Fires Back At Use Of 'The Brady Bunch' In Anti-Vaccination MemesThe Brady Bunch is being dragged into the vaccination debate, just as the number of measles cases reaches its highest levels since 1994 and since measles was declared eliminated in 2000.