Energy expert Allan Ting joined Eyewitness News Mornings to talk about fighting fatigue.
Researchers say an experimental drug from the biotech company Genentech failed to slow mental decline in tests on more than 500 people with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.
Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.
Kern County residents are no strangers to the heat. But chances of developing kidney stones is greater in hot climates? It's true.
After two fatal motorcycle crashes in the last two weeks, law officers are urging drivers and riders to be aware.
Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs, malignant lymphoma in cats and allergy and respiratory problems in both animals, according to studies done at Tufts University's School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts.
More medical marijuana dispensaries are opening in the city of Bakersfield, even though they're banned.
A government scientist cleaning out an old storage room at a research center near Washington made a startling discovery last week - decades-old vials of smallpox packed away and forgotten in a cardboard box.
First-day jitters come with any new job but when the work involves pushing needles into strangers' bellies, stitching up gaping wounds or even delivering babies, that debut can be especially nerve-wracking — for everyone involved.
A new campaign aims to increase awareness of the reactions many combat veterans have to exploding fireworks.
More than half of privately insured women are getting free birth control under President Barack Obama's health law, a major coverage shift that's likely to advance.
Wouldn't you love to escape this busy world and just spend some time alone with your thoughts? Maybe not, says a study of volunteers who actually tried it.
Jeremy Hill Jr. suffers from a rare debilitating disease. His efforts to educate lawmakers in Sacramento and save lives are paying off.
Authorities are asking the people of Kern County to approach the Fourth of July holiday in a legal and safe manner. Violators face fines and the risk of serious injury.
The California Endowment comes to Health Alert to promote the importance of healthy eating in Kern.