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Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 12:02 PM PDT

TB Cases at 2 Local Schools

TB Cases at 2 Local Schools

The two cases are unrelated, according to the County Communications Office, and it is unconfirmed whether the two patients are students or school staff.

Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 06:54 AM PDT

Fake Perfume Bust Finds Ingredients Linked to Cancer, Organ Damage

Fake Perfume Bust Finds Ingredients Linked to Cancer, Organ Damage

Federal agents seized cases of fake perfume – some of which contained ingredients linked to cancer and organ damage – and made five arrests in a counterfeiting bust Wednesday morning, authorities said. Homeland...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 11:26 AM PDT

Candy-Like Edible Marijuana Is Sending Kids to ERs

Candy-Like Edible Marijuana Is Sending Kids to ERs

In Oregon, an 8-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital after finding a marijuana cookie at a park. In Michigan, two children were sent to the ER after getting into a man's stash of gummy candy containing...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 08:13 AM PDT

Doctor's License Suspended After Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Doctor's License Suspended After Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Dr. Manuel Tanguma III has resigned from Graybill Medical Group, according to the company.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 03:14 PM PDT

Community College District Preps Employees for Emergencies and Natural Disasters

Community College District Preps Employees for Emergencies and Natural Disasters

The San Diego Community College District put on a Disaster Preparedness Training Symposium to train its employees and members of the public on emergency-aid strategies in the event of a disaster.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 01:44 PM PDT

Family Health Care Costs Have Tripled Since '01: Analysis

Family Health Care Costs Have Tripled Since '01: Analysis

The costs of providing health care to an average American family surpassed $25,000 for the first time in 2016 — even as the rate of health cost increases slowed to a record low, a new analysis revealed...

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