vaccine

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...
vomiting

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...
eggs

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...
Aliso

Health help could be on the way for Aliso Canyon residents

LOS ANGELES CNS) - An L.A. City Council committee will consider today if the city should examine more closely the health of the people who...
anxiety

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....
Transgender

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...
Las Vegas

Money worries open new chapter on Las Vegas Victims

By Anna Gorman Kaiser Health News  Kurt Fowler and his wife, Trina, were celebrating their 18th wedding anniversary at a country music festival in Las Vegas when the...
blood

As loyal donors age, industry is out for young blood

By JoNel Aleccia  Kaiser Health News  When Corinne Standefer retires as a volunteer from the Lane Bloodworks in Eugene, Ore., this month, she will have donated 37 years of her life —...
hunger

Food pantries step up as hungry students look for cheap food

By Keith Demolder Hub Correspondent   The ramen noodle diet used to be a choice for college students, but now it’s become one of the limited options for students who find themselves living in hunger.  As...
trauma

Years after sexual trauma, female veterans seek help

By Anna Casey Kaiser Health News    Sheila Procella joined the Air Force in 1974 to “see the Earth,” she said. She enlisted at the tail end of the Vietnam War,...

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