LA County Health Says Daily COVID-19 Infection Rates Showing Slight DecreaseHealth officials reported 1,602 new infections and 29 additional deaths related to the coronavirus.
COVID-19 Related Hospitalizations Continue To Drop In Los Angeles CountyCounty health officials on Saturday reported 1,125 COVID-19 related hospitalizations Saturday, a decrease of 90 patients compared to last week's reporting.
County Health Official Says Higher Vaccination Rates Needed To Avoid Cyclical Surges Of COVID-19The top health official at the Department of Health said Friday that Los Angeles County is doing poorly when it comes to increasing the number of residents who are fully vaccinated.
COVID-19 Mu Variant Potentially Able To Evade Vaccines And Is Present In LA County, Health Officials SayCounty health officials said "more studies are needed to determine whether Mu variant is more contagious, more deadly or more resistant to vaccine and treatments than other COVID-19 strains."
LA County Reports 2,277 New COVID-19 Cases Wednesday, With Largest Increase Detected In K-12 StudentsMore than 5,200 COVID-19 cases have been detected among K-12 students in Los Angeles County over the past two weeks.
As LA Reopens On June 15, Shedding Most COVID-19 Safety Protocols, Unanswered Questions RemainThe LA County Public Health Department held a town hall meeting Thursday even and tried to answer the many questions that residents, employees and businesses have regarding reopening guidelines.
'An Emotional Gut Punch': Caregivers Turned Away From Getting COVID-19 Vaccine Amid Eligibility ConfusionAnother family member was turned away from getting a coronavirus vaccine in Los Angeles County, after believing she would be eligible under caretaker rules that allow the parents of severely ill or children with disabilities to be vaccinated.
Cold Weather Alert Issued For Areas Across LACounty health officers said the alert has been issued for the Woodland Hills and Santa Clarita Valley areas.
NWS Issues Frost Advisory For San Fernando ValleyAccording to the National Weather Service, the advisory will remain in effect until 9 a.m. this morning.
LA County Department Of Public Health Warns Against 'Bath Salts'The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Saturday issued an official warning against the usage of "bath salts."
Health Officials Report 2nd West Nile Virus Death In LA CountyHealth officials reported Tuesday that a second Los Angeles County resident has died due to West Nile virus.
Students At Downey High Tested For Tuberculosis After 3 Positive CasesHealth officials tested about 100 students for tuberculosis at Downey High School Wednesday after several students had tested positive months before. Some parents questioned why the tests were not conducted sooner.