Most people who signed up under President Barack Obama's health care law rate their new insurance highly, but a substantial number are struggling with the cost, according to a poll released Thursday.
An investigation by a state agency into a Bakersfield doctor has led to questions about when the government has the right to a patient's medical records.
Creator of the Dude Diaper Bag stops by Eyewitness News Mornings to talk about his new book and other must have items for the new dad.
California's marketplace for buying individual health insurance often failed to verify important personal information and resolve discrepancies in applications, a critical process in determining if people are eligible for taxpayer subsidies, a federal watchdog said Tuesday.
Food companies and restaurants could soon face government pressure to make their foods less salty — a long-awaited federal effort to try to prevent thousands of deaths each year from heart disease and stroke.
Layoffs have been approved for the financially troubled Kern Medical Center.
A bold new way to test cancer drugs started Monday in hundreds of hospitals around the U.S.
The number of whooping cough cases in California is now at an epidemic level, state health officials said Friday.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration added valley fever to a list of nationally regulated diseases.
Anheuser-Busch and MillerCoors, two of the world's biggest beer makers, are posting online what's inside bottles of Budweiser and Miller Lite after pressure from a food blogger.
Planned layoffs were announced Thursday at the financially troubled Kern Medical Center.
On Wednesday, Bakersfield had some of the worst air quality it's possibly seen ever. An expert with the American Lung Association joined Eyewitness News Mornings to talk about those impacts.
Coming up over the weekend, the American Red Cross, Kern Chapter, is giving away free safety equipment and free lunch at an annual Save-a-Life event.
Amity Addrisi interviews Pakistani journalist Madeha Naqvi on Eyewitness News Health Alert.
Already pilloried for long wait times for medical appointments, the beleaguered Department of Veterans Affairs has fallen short of another commitment: to attend to the needs of the rising ranks of female veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, many of them of child-bearing age.