California is now experiencing its worst measles outbreak in 15 years after several cases were reported in mid-December.
On the American Lung Association’s annual state of tobacco control report, Bakersfield received failing grades across the board.
State Senators Bill Monning and Lois Wolk have proposed the End of Life Option Act, which would give people who are terminally ill the option of legally ending their lives with a doctor-prescribed lethal dose of drugs.
California public health officials say unvaccinated people and children too young to be immunized against measles should avoid Disneyland after new infections were linked to the theme park.
A recent measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California includes five park employees who were infected, officials said Tuesday.
Los Angeles County is alerting physicians and hospitals to be on the lookout for patients with symptoms of a rare mosquito-borne virus.
The new year can bring new opportunities but it can also bring some people down.
At least 23 unvaccinated students have been sent home from an Orange County high school after a student was confirmed to be infected with measles.
Maynard was a 29-year-old San Francisco Bay Area woman who had terminal brain cancer and moved to Oregon to end her life. She argued in online videos that she should have had the right to die in California.
Money-saving expert Andrea Woroch in Bakersfield, California, said recent statistics show 67 percent of people who join a gym don't use their memberships at all.
The kick-off event encourages people to sign up.
Chances are you're watching this while leaning over a device or slumped back in a chair. The position may be causing you pain, even if you don't feel it. CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta explains the effect "text neck" is having on our bodies.
As predicted, this year's flu vaccine is doing a pretty crummy job. It's only 23 percent effective, primarily because it doesn't include the bug that is making most people sick, according to a government study released Thursday.
Nondy Llewellyn, owner of Bakersfield Acne Care, offered up some tips on Eyewitness News Mornings on how to protect your skin through the winter.
An official with Mercy Southwest hospital said full power was restored at 8:46 a.m. Wednesday.