The AIS Cancer Center at San Joaquin Community Hospital will participate in a major cancer study. The hospital will be a test site for the American Cancer Society's Cancer Prevention Study-3.
A new report by California's online health insurance marketplace shows 30,000 people enrolled for policies under the federal health care reforms in October, most of them older.
A website now available for desktop computers and mobile devices allows people in California to see real-time measurements of air quality.
Officials said Tuesday that a 76-year-old man became this year's first local person to die of West Nile virus.
The doctor isn't in, but he can still see you now.
Advanced Center for Eye Care and the Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired is trying to help men, women and children in Kern County who have eye conditions and don't have the money for treatment.
The Valley Air District said Thursday that its eight-county region registered no violations of the one-hour ozone standard during the official ozone season, which runs from March through October.
Bowing to pressure, President Barack Obama on Thursday announced changes to his health care law to give insurance companies the option to keep offering consumers plans that would otherwise be canceled.
California's new health insurance exchange tentatively enrolled 35,000 people during its first month of operation, a fraction of the eventual goal in the state with the nation's largest uninsured population, federal health officials said Wednesday.
The model whose face appeared on the much-maligned Obama health care website says she felt intimidated by harsh public criticism of the program.
The nation's first new guidelines in a decade for preventing heart attacks and strokes call for twice as many Americans - one-third of all adults - to consider taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs.