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Marijuana Use Among Juvenile Hall Youth at High: Study
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Marijuana Use Among Juvenile Hall Youth at High: Study

Marijuana use among youth booked into Juvenile Hall in San Diego County is at the highest rate seen in the past 14 years, according to a newly-released report from SANDAG. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Club Recalled

Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Club Recalled

A California firm is recalling chicken Caesar salad kits sold at Sam's Clubs nationwide for possible... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Whole Foods Pulls Yogurt Amid Sugar Probe

Whole Foods Pulls Yogurt Amid Sugar Probe

Organic supermarket giant Whole Foods has removed a version of its store-brand yogurt from shelves after... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
CA Firm Recalls Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Clubs

CA Firm Recalls Chicken Caesar Salad Kits Sold at Sam's Clubs

A California firm is recalling chicken Caesar salad kits sold at Sam's Clubs nationwide for possible... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Sacramento Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

Sacramento Patient Tests Negative for Ebola

Health officials said Thursday a patient who was being tested for Ebola in Sacramento has tested negative for... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Eating Healthy Seafood Has Its Limits

Eating Healthy Seafood Has Its Limits

There are serious health concerns about eating some kinds of fish. Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Viral Video Shows Heartbreaking Reality of ALS

Viral Video Shows Heartbreaking Reality of ALS

Anthony Carbajal, a Murrieta native and owner of a Temecula wedding photography business, shares in a new... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Cured of Ebola: What to Know About Americans' Recovery

Cured of Ebola: What to Know About Americans' Recovery

Two American aid workers have recovered from Ebola and left an Atlanta hospital, after weeks of intensive treatment... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
What Cured Ebola Patients Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol?

What Cured Ebola Patients Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol?

The two U.S. Ebola patients left an Atlanta hospital on Thursday infection free, after becoming the first... Read »

Aug 21, 2014

"Thrilled to Be Alive": U.S. Doctor Beats Ebola

The American doctor who became infected with the Ebola virus while serving as a missionary in Africa said he... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014

"Suicide Tourism" to Switzerland Doubles

The number of people who traveled to Switzerland for a voluntary assisted death doubled between 2008 and... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Experimental Drug Cures Ebola-Like Virus in Monkeys

Experimental Drug Cures Ebola-Like Virus in Monkeys

Researchers in the fight against Ebola are hopeful after an experimental drug cured monkeys infected with... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Almond, Peanut Butter Sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's Recalled

Almond, Peanut Butter Sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's Recalled

Peanut and almond butters sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and other grocers are being voluntarily recalled because... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Mom: Nanny Saved My Drowning Child

Mom: Nanny Saved My Drowning Child

A 1-year-old who nearly drowned in his Bonsall neighbor’s backyard pool Monday is the sixth “near-drowning” case at... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
Slum Residents Loot Ebola Clinic in Liberia

Slum Residents Loot Ebola Clinic in Liberia

Residents of a large slum looted an Ebola quarantine center in Liberia's capital on Saturday, raising fears... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Liberia Overwhelmed by Ebola, Opens 2nd Center in Capital

Liberia Overwhelmed by Ebola, Opens 2nd Center in Capital

Liberian authorities opened a second Ebola treatment center in the country's capital after the first... Read »

Aug 16, 2014
Santa Clara Residents Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Santa Clara Residents Test Positive for West Nile Virus

Santa Clara County is reporting this year's first human cases of West Nile virus. Watch »

Aug 15, 2014
Embryo Scope is Breakthrough in Treating Infertility

Embryo Scope is Breakthrough in Treating Infertility

Couples who are having trouble getting pregnant often turn to fertility specialists for help. Watch »

Aug 15, 2014
New Procedure Helps Restore Vision in Kids

New Procedure Helps Restore Vision in Kids

A new procedure is proving to have dramatic effects and restore vision in children born with a serious eye condition... Watch »

Aug 14, 2014
Whole Foods Lied About Sugar in Yogurt: Lawsuit

Whole Foods Lied About Sugar in Yogurt: Lawsuit

Whole Foods Market knowingly sold its store brand yogurt containing a sugar content that was nearly six times... Read »

Aug 14, 2014
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