Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a new tool that can monitor and detect cardiac arrest.
A new Centers for Disease Control report is raising concerns that travelers visiting Europe could bring home not just memories but potentially new measles cases.
If you are pregnant or trying to get pregnant, you may want to check your medicine cabinet.
This year’s U.S. measles epidemic just surpassed a 25-year-old record, and experts say it’s not clear when the wave of illnesses will stop.
The American Academy of Pediatrics is making a major change to its swimming safety guidelines.
More restaurant chains are adding plant-based protein to their menus.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month but at Atascadero High School, recognizing mental health and how it impacts students on campus is the norm.
The public is invited to an open house this week at Vitalant in San Luis Obispo.
American women are having fewer babies, according to a new report by the National Center for Health Statistics.
The World Health Organization published its first ever guidelines on the prevention and management of dementia Tuesday.
The American College of Sports Medicine has released its annual American Fitness Index, ranking the top 100 cities in the U.S. from most to least fit.
May is Older Americans Month. To celebrate, the Area Agency on Aging is hosting its first Senior Information Fair in San Luis Obispo.
People in northern San Luis Obispo County are walking to help find a cure for a rare genetic disorder.
The realization that kids as young as first and second graders were using smartphones convinced Brooke Shannon that her three daughters should grow up a little more old school.
The number of highly contagious measles cases nationwide is the highest it’s been in 25 years, with 704 cases reported in 2019 alone, according to the Centers for Disease Control.
Health officials are looking for a woman who found a bat in Santa Barbara last week that has since tested positive for rabies and their asking for the public’s help in finding her.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Latest on measles quarantines at two Los Angeles universities (all times local): 11:40 a.m. A measles quarantine at the University
State health officials say the number of measles cases is up in California this year and much of the increase is linked to overseas travel.
Outbreaks in New York state continue to drive up the number of U.S. measles cases, which are approaching levels not seen in 25 years.
The Centers for Disease Control has issued a warning about a potentially deadly fungal infection that’s showing a troubling resistance to drugs.