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Kai Anguiano, 2, is suffering from childhood acute myeloid lukemia, a rare form of cancer.
It's been a difficult year for the agency charged with caring for children and adults with special needs.
Family asks that prayers be offered for their 2-year-old who suffers from a rare form of cancer.
The local Red Cross is taking advantage of the release of a big budget disaster movie to arm people with information that can help them survive a real-life disaster.
Houchin Community Blood Bank is teaming with local McDonald's restaurants to celebrate National Hamburger Day - and to encourage blood donations.
Local group holds symposium on raising awareness about asthma and treatment.
Environmental advocates across the U.S. have targeted tiny exfoliating beads found in soap, toothpaste and body washes because they don't disintegrate and make their way into the stomachs of marine life.
The first report from a big public-private project to improve genetic testing reveals it is not as rock solid as many people believe, with flaws that result in some people wrongly advised to worry about a disease risk and others wrongly told they can relax.
The CDC studied 4,000 adults and found that only 43 percent of women use sunscreen regularly, while 18 percent of men use it on a daily basis. As fewer adults are using sunscreen, skin cancer rates are on the rise.
A state proposal that would roll out strict safety standards for California porn productions to prevent the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases has drawn criticism from adult film workers who feel the regulations go too far.
The state Senate on Friday approved the bill by Democratic Sen. Tony Mendoza of Artesia, sending it to the Assembly on a 34-3 vote.
Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death among Kern County children under age 6 and the second leading cause for all children under age 18.
The Paschal family of Bakersfield had to learn hard lessons when their 21-month-old son Seth experienced a near-drowning incident in 2002.
The Bakersfield City Council met Monday to discuss the city’s stance on synthetic drugs, namely spice and bath salts.