LA County COVID-19 Trends Continue To Improve, But Gatherings Threaten RecoveryLos Angeles County Public Health Director Dr. Barbara Ferrer Monday hailed work by residents and businesses to slow the spread of COVID-19, noting that the county now meets five of the state's six coronavirus-monitoring benchmarks.
LA County Health Officials Create Text-Based Coronavirus Survey To Help Track Community ImpactTo sign up, county residents over 18 can text @PROTECT to 35134.
LA County Health Officials Diagnose 2 More Cases Of MeaslesThose who have not been vaccinated should be careful, authorities said.
Seventh Case Of Measles Reported In Los Angeles CountyThe latest case is linked to four others that were documented last month.
Hillary Clinton Proposes New Federal Fund To Combat Zika VirusAs the Zika virus continues to spread, Hillary Clinton is proposing a new fund to improve the federal government's response to major public health crises.
O.C., L.A. Counties Have 4 of 10 Dirtiest Beaches In California, Report SaysL.A. and Orange County also have 17 cleanest beaches, according to Heal the Bay.
City Council Examines Best Practices To Safeguard Angelenos From EbolaThe Los Angeles City Council will met Tuesday to discuss a motion that would require city staff and county officials to report on public health issues in relation to Ebola.
Vegan-Friendly Newport Beach Eatery Shut Down After Customers Fall Ill Health inspectors were working Friday to determine what may have caused several people to get sick after eating at an upscale Newport Beach restaurant.
LA May Become First City In US To Implement Age Restriction On Energy Drink PurchasesLos Angeles could become the nation's first city to ban minors from purchasing energy drinks, as the City Council considers restrictive policies on the beverages.
Vista Murrieta High School Student Tests Positive For TBParents with children at Vista Murrieta High School are buzzing about the student who tested positive for the lung and throat infection, known to spread through the air.
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.
Health Official: Angelenos Not At Risk To Downtown TB OutbreakAngelenos are not in danger in the wake of a tuberculosis outbreak on Skid Row, according to the top county health official.
LA City Ordinance Requiring Porn Actors To Wear Condoms Goes Into Effect MondayAn ordinance mandating adult video stars to wear condoms on shoots in the city of Los Angeles goes into effect Monday.
LA County Health Chief Gives UCLA School Of Public Health $50MThe Los Angeles County health chief has donated $50 million to the University of California, Los Angeles.
Defeat The Heat At LA County Cooling CentersThe county health department has provided a list of cooling centers at local libraries and community facilities to help residents cope with rising temperatures Monday.