A major study lifts a cloud around Zetia and Vytorin, blockbuster drugs for lowering cholesterol.
As a crucial second sign-up season gears up, the Obama administration said Sunday that HealthCare.gov is stable and working well, a far cry from last year's frozen computer screens and frustrated customers.
They come in nearly every color scheme imaginable, from camouflage to bright pink. Most skiers and snowboarders on the slopes are wearing them, and if you're not, well, you are not just reckless, you are . GASP! . unfashionable.
Officials from Mercy & Memorial Hospitals gathered at Greenfield Union School District’s Family Resource Center on Friday to launch the Covered California enrollment period.
As the spotlight fades from Veterans Day, one man, who has served our country and was honorably discharged, feels like he spent the holiday on his death bed because of his care under the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Use of electronic cigarettes by high school students tripled over three years, according to a new government report released Thursday.
The Association of Irritated Residents, Center for Biological Diversity and the Sierra Club: Kern Kaweah Chapter joined together with Earthjustice to file a lawsuit against California oil regulators.
Organizers said Tuesday that they're moving the Relay to the Kern County Fairgrounds, which they expect to cut down on the dust problem from the Wingspoint location of the last couple years.
As many as 18,000 nurses, who are in the midst of contract negotiations, have walked off the job and are picketing in front of Kaiser Permanente facilities in Northern California to express their concerns about patient-care standards and Ebola.
The report says other contributing factors may include migration, increased testing and climate changes affecting fungal growth and dispersal of spores.
Two young people from Bakersfield are among 72 who will be honored on the 2015 Donate Life Rose Parade float.
Blue Star Moms is teaming up with Houchin Blood Bank and Pacific Gas and Electric Co. to put care packages together for service members and a weeklong blood drive in honor of Veterans Day.
Morning weather forecaster Aaron Perlman talks with the American Lung Association's Heather Dumais as she explains how the San Joaquin Valley's air may get worse. Plus, what the particulate matter in the atmosphere is doing to our lungs, and who's most susceptible.
Dr. Robert Fuller didn't hesitate to go to Indonesia to treat survivors of the 2004 tsunami, to Haiti to help after the 2010 earthquake or to the Philippines after a devastating typhoon last year. But he's given up on going to West Africa to care for Ebola patients this winter.
The recycling company being sued for the deaths of two brothers is now being sold.