Opponents of a proposal that would require California schoolchildren to be vaccinated vowed to continue their fight after a Senate committee overwhelmingly approved the bill Wednesday.
Ever since 13-year-old Jose Manuel Beltran died, the community has pointed to a number of problems that they think didn’t give the young man a fighting chance.
The mother and daughter met with a maker called Fathom out in Oakland. Fathom made Isabella a custom 3D-printed prosthetic hand. Isabella personalized it with hot pink coloring, Care Bears, and even a little diamond ring.
Texas-based Blue Bell Creameries has recalled all of its products after two samples of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream tested positive for listeria, a potentially deadly bacteria.
The chief financial officer at Kern Regional Center has resigned as employees protest working conditions.
This is the last year that the original version of Kraft Mac & Cheese sold in the U.S. will contain artificial preservatives or synthetic colors.
Union workers at the Kern Regional Center picketed their workplace Wednesday, calling for the resignation of the organization’s CEO.
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department says mosquitoes collected at Lake Los Carneros in Goleta on April 2 tested positive for West Nile virus.
Federal health officials say about 200 people have come down with vomiting and diarrhea aboard two San Diego-bound cruise ships.
Underlining a change across the nation, nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive survey released Monday. As recently as 2013, slightly more than 8 out of 10 had coverage.
Hundreds of people attend the second annual Campout Against Cancer.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - San Joaquin Community Hospital celebrated six years since its neonatal intensive care unit opened with a reunion for the caregivers and babies born at its NICU.
The event is designed to raise awareness and funds for Kern County cancer patients in financial need, according to organizers.
California saw a record number of deaths from West Nile virus last year, and the state's drought may have contributed to the spike in infections, according to health officials.
California's air quality is improving, as is the air in Kern County.