Cardiac rhythm alarms were not answered in a prompt manner, and a 63-year-old woman died, according to CDPH.
Young children should stop using the pacifiers immediately, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Thursday. No injuries have been reported.
New chairwoman Leticia Perez laid out the successes and challenges facing Kern County in 2014.
Electronic smoking devices will soon be among tobacco products prohibited by Orange Unified School District.
For kids with cancer, kidney problems or just a broken leg, temporarily forgetting why they are stuck in a hospital can be a step toward recovery. Videos show animals like sharks, meerkats and gorillas eating, romping or receiving care while educators provide fun facts for kids and maps show the animal's natural environment.
The death toll from "influenza-like illness" grew this week in Kern County. The count now stands at 15.
If you're feeling a little blue, you might want to consider spending a little green. Research from the University of Michigan shows that buying something can actually make us happier.
An order to boil tap water has been lifted in Arvin after tests came back negative for contamination in the public water system.
Eric Lawson, who portrayed the rugged Marlboro man in cigarette ads during the late 1970s, has died. He was 72.
There's no debate of how vital water is. So what do you do when the drinking supply faces possible contamination? That's a question thousands of Arvin residents have been faced with, and hundreds tried to answer at Saturday's free bottled water distribution.
The potential of water contamination leads to the closure of restaurants in Arvin, upsetting mayor Jose Flores.
Forget being sneezed on: Government scientists are deliberately giving dozens of volunteers the flu by squirting the live virus straight up their noses.
The death toll from "influenza-like illness" grew Friday in Kern County. The count now stands at 13.
Arvin residents are warned to use only bottled water or boiled tap water to avoid possible bacteria in the water system.