Dangerous Strain Of Flu Spreading Quickly In CaliforniaState public health officials are preparing their emergency response teams to deal with California’s deadly flu crisis, predicted to be the worst in a decade.
Elk Grove Students Participate In Walk To School DayHundreds of students made a healthy choice and walked to school on Wednesday.
Health Watch: Test Can Accurately Diagnose Alzheimer 's PatientsA new blood test has been created that can accurately diagnose Alzheimer's Disease in patients.
Healthwatch: Quality Of Job Contributes To Your Quality Of LifeA new study out of the UK finds that the quality of the job you have can make a big difference in the quality of life you have.
Health Watch: Welsh Researchers Find Natural Alternative To Synthetic SunscreenThe algae blocks out harmful UV rays and doesn't contain chemicals that may irritiate the skin. Hoever, producing an algae-based alternative could be more expensive.
Yoga Helps Relieve Back PainMillions of Americans suffer from chronic lower back pain. New research finds yoga can be the best prescription for some patient.
Experts: People With Autism Typically Have Other Health ProblemsWe meet a young man who's dealing with sleeping problems and how he's been taught to cope.
Couple On Hawaii Honeymoon Fall Victim To Rat Lungworm DiseaseTwo newlyweds from California are among the latest victims of the rat lungworm disease that is affecting Hawaii.
Lunch Break: Unique Kind Of TangerineIt's Monday, which means it's time for a lunch break with our favorite produce man Michael Marks.
Smartphone Sperm Test Could Check Men's FertilityNew smartphone technology could help millions of men struggling with infertility.
Cancer Survivors Training For Half MarathonThe women we met just might give you a run for your money in the gym. Some are even training for the upcoming Shamrock'n Half Marathon.
Adults With Crooked Smiles Looking For Alternatives To BracesEither not wearing a retainer or never having braces as a kid is now the price many adults are paying. More than 1 million Americans 19 and older now have braces, making it 1 out of every 5 orthodontic patients an adult.
Lunch Break: Doctors Trying To Make California HealthyOur produce man Michael Marks is here to talk to doctors meeting in Sacramento on Monday to talk healthy eating.
Premature Death Rates RisingFor the first time in more than 20 years, life expectancy for Americans has fallen.
Young Girl With Cancer Raises Money For Others With Lemonade StandSix-year-old Taylor Lee Hurst of Citrus Heights was diagnosed with leukemia last year. Despite undergoing her own treatment, she decided to fundraise for fellow cancer patients through a lemonade stand. This was the event's second year.
Covered California Enrollment Deadline Tuesday NightThe Affordable Care Act faces an uncertain future, but hundreds of thousands of Californians are still signing up through the healthcare exchange.
Study Finds More Patients Are Getting Hit With Unexpected Medical BillsThe bills are happening despite making sure they are getting treatment at hospitals in their insurance network.
Local Solar Cooking Company Leaving Mark Around The WorldSolar Cookers International is heating things up in some of the poorest countries.They're working to give women and families who cook over open fire hope and health.
Dungeness Crab Health Warnings Expire In CaliforniaThe California Department of Public Health has lifted the remaining health advisory on the crustaceans.
New Peanut Allergy Guidelines A Landmark Shift In AdviceDoctors say the new guidelines could significantly reduce peanut allergies in the US.
Dentists Urge People To Make New Year's Resolutions To Improve Their Dental HealthWhile we're thinking of diets, exercise, and hobbies, we should also be thinking about our health, say dentists.
Battery Operated Cars Changing The Lives Of Some KidsThey're always a popular present for kids around this time of year, but for some children they're not just toys.
Surgical Robot Offers Helping Hand At Modesto HospitalAt first glance, the Da Vinci Xi robot looks pretty intimidating, but doctors say it can perform more intricate techniques than the human hand, giving patients a higher level of care.
Psychoactive Drug Found In Some Mushrooms Showing Promise In Cancer TreatmentA breakthrough in cancer treatment to manage side effects with an hallucinogenic drug.