The Centers for Disease Control has rolled out another hard-hitting “Tips From Former Smokers” ad campaign.
Central Coast educational leaders are trying to increase awareness about the dangers of vaping.
Valley Fever killed six people in San Luis Obispo County in 2018, according to the Public Health Department. Now, local scientists are working to develop a vaccine for this life-threatening disease.
Several possible measles cases are under investigation across California.
Women who say they’ve suffered because of breast implants stood together at a Food and Drug Administration meeting Monday.
A suburb of Denver has been named the nation’s Healthiest Community, according to U.S. News and World Report and the Aetna Foundation.
Cal Poly is looking for mothers to participate in a three-month study aimed at promoting healthy feeding patterns and weight gain for bottle-fed infants.
A brand of baby’s cough syrup sold nationwide at Dollar General retail stores is being recalled..
“The severity of this issue has the potential to negatively impact patient care. It’s imperative that every person who feels healthy and is eligible gives blood now,” said Susan Noone, Regional Director at Vitalant.
Every ten minutes, a child in the United States is rushed to an emergency room after getting ahold of medication.
New evidence shows striking differences between colon cancers that strike people over age 50 and those diagnosed in younger adults.
A student at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo reportedly has a case of the chickenpox.
An Ohio teenager who gained national attention for going against his mother’s anti-vaccine beliefs shared his story on Capitol Hill Tuesday.
Very often, blood pressure and weight go hand-in-hand.
When you think of embracing new technology, younger generations may come to mind, but there are a growing number of ways that technology can help the elderly.
Babies in the neonatal intensive care unit may soon have the freedom to move around without bulky wires.
Heart attacks are becoming more common among younger women.
Flu season is peaking across the country, and it’s still not too late to get a flu vaccine.
Stroke survivors and caregivers gathered at the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art (SLOMA) on Tuesday for some art therapy.
For decades, the number of kids and teenagers using tobacco products had been declining.