By Anthony Rivas | Sat, 08/24/2013 - 12:47
California health officials proposed stricter limits on the carcinogenic compound chromium-6 in drinking water. The chemical is associated with lung, nasal, oral, and intestinal cancers.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 08/20/2013 - 12:02
A federal judge approved force-feeding California inmates who have refused to eat as part of a hunger strike.
By Nsikan Akpan | Mon, 06/03/2013 - 16:00
A new study finds California hospitals provided more health care than was required by a 2006 Fair Pricing law.
By Anthony Rivas | Sun, 05/26/2013 - 17:08
Health exchange officials announced affordable rates for insurance plans which will be available once the Affordable Care Act's exchange marketplaces open next year.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/02/2013 - 10:59
A federal official has ordered the state of California to stop housing inmates at two prisons where dozens have died of a fungal infection.
By Martin Grens | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 09:24
A federal judge temporarily blocked California from enforcing a landmark law that bars therapy aimed at reversing homosexuality in minors.
By Christine Hsu | Mon, 11/12/2012 - 16:42
Two residents of a Northern California assisted living home have died and four others have been hospitalized after eating soup with wild mushrooms picked by a caregiver.
By Christine Hsu | Wed, 10/10/2012 - 12:41
Deadly plague bacteria was discovered in a ground squirrel carcass at a popular Southern California campground.
By Makini Brice | Thu, 09/06/2012 - 14:39
The CDC estimates that there are 386 annual cases of brain parasite infection in California alone which can cost upwards of $66,000.