LA to develop safer cycling after millions lost in accident settlements

The Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday took the first step toward saving millions of dollars in lawsuit settlements for injured cyclists, by voting...
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LA rage rooms put new spin on anger management

By Rachel Parsons Hub Correspondent A nascent entertainment phenomenon has made its way to Los Angeles for those with an appetite for annihilation. Rage rooms, also...
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Millennials swipe right on dating apps, but experts give hard pass

With the biggest romantic holiday right around the corner, people who aren’t in a relationship may be looking for love. Research suggests that more...
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Vaccine-resistant flu outbreak continues throughout LA County

By Beige Luciano-Adams Hub Correspondent   As this year’s deadly flu outbreak – which arrived early in California but shows little sign of abatement – continues to creep across...
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Sexually-transmitted Zika found in Los Angeles

The first ever case of sexually transmitted Zika has been found in Los Angeles County, health officials announced announced Thursday. According to the County of...
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Vaccine shortage complicates efforts to quell Hep A outbreaks

By Stephanie O'Neill Kaiser Health News San Diego County, battling a deadly outbreak of hepatitis A, is postponing an outreach campaign to provide the second of two...
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Smoke too much weed? Experts say the results could be sickening

By Pauline Bartolone Kaiser Health News For 17 years, Chalfonte LeNee Queen suffered periodic episodes of violent retching and abdominal pain that would knock her off her feet for days, sometimes...
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Egg-freezing cocktail mixers offer a look at female fertility

By Anna Gorman Kaiser Health News   Your grandma hosted Tupperware parties. Your mom attended Mary Kay soirees. Now, you might be sipping cocktails at an egg-freezing fête.  Judging from a...
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Anxiety, fear of the future afflicting more young adults than ever

By Hugo Guzman Hub Staff Writer Gaby Cedeno was 17 when feelings of inadequacy and anxiety about the future began to take control of her life....
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Mental health of transgender people under stress, study finds

By Anna Gorman Kaiser Health News    Diana Feliz Oliva, a 45-year-old transgender woman who grew up outside Fresno, Calif., remembers being bullied when she was younger and feeling confused...