A study out this week shows that long distance and short distance runners may receive many of the same health benefits.
Eyewitness News looked into government salaries in Kern County and how they stack up to similar jobs in nearby counties.
An Orange County packaged-food company is voluntarily recalling several products over fears of possible botulism contamination.
Mercy Hospital downtown is opening the doors to its first oncology center.
The local arrest of a man suspected of refusing treatment for tuberculosis raises concern about how the disease is spread and what precautions are being taken.
West Side Recreation and Park District will be hosting a benefit for a 12-year-old boy battling cancer.
The California Department of Public Health reported Kern County's first human case of West Nile virus for the year.
Information in the vial includes name, address, emergency contacts, primary physician, medical history, allergies and medications.
A California man who was charged after refusing treatment for his tuberculosis was found and arrested, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
Purchasing traveler's insurance prior to traveling outside of the country could help cover huge medical expenses in an emergency.
When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.
An American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola disease received intensive treatment Sunday in West Africa and was in stable condition, talking to his medical team and working on his computer, a spokeswoman for an aid group said.
More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.
The government has issued its first national estimate for Lou Gehrig's disease, confirming the devastating disease is rare.
In light of a recent state law aimed at curbing concussions in youth athletes, a local neurosurgeon joined Eyewitness News Mornings to talk about what that means.