Tick-Borne Diseases Rising, Here's How To Prevent InfectionThe CDC says that if a tick is found attached to you early enough, there is still time to avoid infection.
Flu Epidemic Causes Deaths To Spike In California -- With No End In SightThere were 32 reported deaths in just the last week alone.
Patient's Stifled Sneeze Leads To Ruptured Throat, Say DoctorsDoctors in England say stifling a big sneeze can be hazardous for your health in rare cases.
Nearly 100 Students Ordered To Stay Home While Elementary School Deals With Chickenpox Outbreak"I personally believe that vaccines don't work" says parent Nikie DeRochas, " I think they are more dangerous than anything."
Why Hepatitis C Is Often Called 'The Silent Killer'Every year, 20,000 Americans die from Hepatitis C and another 20,000 are diagnosed with it.
E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Chipotle Expands To 6 StatesInvestigators have yet to determine the specific ingredient linked to the illness.
Only On 2: Head Of Agency Charged With Cleaning Up Homes Contaminated By Exide Battery Plant TalksAnthony Guiterrez, who grew up just a few blocks from Exide, said he was suffering from brain cancer.
Patients At Children's Hospital LA Get Up-Close Chance To Meet Animals At LA ZooNatalia Juanero, 6, was treated to a special introduction to Rhonda the Rhino.
Lawmakers Push For Mental Health Training For Law Enforcement OfficersPolice officers carry firearms, two-way radios and Tasers to deal with emergencies every day - but are they equipped to handle people with mental illness?
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.
Was Parkinson's Disease Diagnosis The Final Straw For Robin Williams?"The disease itself can cause depression," says Dr. Jeff Bronstein.
DOJ Report: LA County Jails Fall Short In Suicide Prevention Despite progress in some areas, the Los Angeles County jail system fails to provide sufficient suicide-prevention practices to protect prisoners from self-harm, federal prosecutors announced Friday.
LAPD Breaks Ground On New Northeast Station Despite Health ConcernsThe Los Angeles Police Department Monday celebrated the groundbreaking of a new police station.
Whooping Cough Cases On The Rise In Long Beach Forty-two confirmed cases of the highly contagious disease, technically known as pertussis, have been reported in Long Beach this year, the majority of which involve school-age children.
Boxer Asks CDC To Probe Mysterious Polio-Like Illness Affecting Calif. ChildrenSen. Barbara Boxer is calling on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to investigate a rare polio-like illness that has so far affected at least 20 children in California.