Health

Top Story: 3 dead in possible meningitis cluster

3 dead in possible meningitis cluster Three people have died and five others have fallen ill from meningitis in Los Angeles County since the beginning of 2014, and patterns in the… [Read more]
Healthy Living
Staying strong for the marathon

Staying strong for the marathon

Dr. Seth Gamradt is director of orthopedic athletic medicine at Keck Medicine of USC and team physician for USC athletics. Here’s his quick rundown for… [Read more]
Hospitals & Clinics
Making kids’ trauma less traumatic

Making kids’ trauma less traumatic

JoAnn Hanson-Nortey got the awful phone call a year ago this week: Her 10-year-old son, Jordan, running full-tilt on the playground, had collided with another… [Read more]
Public Health
Smoking out an LGBT foe

Smoking out an LGBT foe

With gay men, lesbians and bisexuals firing up far more frequently than heterosexual Californians, health officials are moving to create effective anti-smoking campaigns to persuade… [Read more]