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.
Shannon Smotherman wants to share her experience with valley fever, raising awareness of the serious disease.
A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.
A boys Catholic high school in Los Angeles will require all students to undergo baseline testing for concussions — whether they are athletes or not.
One local obstetrician/gynecologist could possibly have his medical license revoked or suspended after the California Medical Board accused him of gross negligence.
As the U.S. tries to phase out a polluting refrigerant that is used in millions of air conditioners across the country, unapproved coolant is popping up on the market - with potentially dangerous consequences.
San Joaquin Community Hospital will be offering free childhood immunizations.
Energy expert Allan Ting joined Eyewitness News Mornings to talk about fighting fatigue.
Researchers say an experimental drug from the biotech company Genentech failed to slow mental decline in tests on more than 500 people with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.
Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.
Kern County residents are no strangers to the heat. But chances of developing kidney stones is greater in hot climates? It's true.
After two fatal motorcycle crashes in the last two weeks, law officers are urging drivers and riders to be aware.
Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs, malignant lymphoma in cats and allergy and respiratory problems in both animals, according to studies done at Tufts University's School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts.