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  • Ground squirrel tests positive for bubonic plague exposure

     
    A ground squirrel in the San Jacinto Mountains has tested positive for exposure to the bacteria that can cause bubonic plague, the first discovery of its kind in Riverside County in almost a decade....
  • Warnings issued after Santa Ana child contracts typhus

     
    Orange County health officials are urging residents to keep their pets, yards and homes free of fleas after a Santa Ana child contracted typhus....
  • 'Jeopardy!' champ Ken Jennings shares his knowledge

    'Jeopardy!' champ Ken Jennings shares his knowledge
    Clue: This brainiac earned 74 Jeopardy! wins as well as a spot on Barbara Walters' list of the 10 most fascinating people of the year. Answer: Who is Ken Jennings? The trivia mastermind and famed "Jeopardy!" champion is back in print with a new book...
  • FDA approves immune-boosting therapy for prostate cancer

    FDA approves immune-boosting therapy for prostate cancer
    The Food and Drug Administration approved a new immune-boosting therapy for prostate cancer on Thursday, the first therapeutic vaccine for cancer ever approved by the agency. The approval opens the door to a whole new approach to cancer therapy, adding...
  • Malaria may kill twice as many people as believed, study says

     
    Malaria could be killing twice as many people as experts have believed, a new study suggests. It estimates that 1.2 million people died of the disease in 2010, nearly twice as many as estimated by the World Health Organization, which is skeptical of the...
  • Number of Playboy Mansion outbreak victims grows to 170

     
    Los Angeles County health officials said Monday that 170 people have fallen ill after attending or working at a fundraiser at the Playboy Mansion, but they do not believe the outbreak has spread beyond those associated with the event. The......
  • Number sickened after Playboy Mansion fundraiser rises to 200

     
    At least 200 people have now fallen ill after attending a fundraiser at the Playboy Mansion, health officials confirm....
  • Mystery illness may be tied to Playboy Mansion’s famed grotto

     
    The bacteria that cause Legionnaires’ disease have been found in the Playboy Mansion’s grotto, the famed artificial cave that houses a whirlpool spa. The bacteria, legionella pneumophila, are a suspect in the illnesses among attendees of a...
  • Theater review: 'Angels in America' at the Signature Theatre Company

     
    “Angels in America,” Tony Kushner’s grand epic now in revival off-Broadway at the Signature Theatre Company, is one of the most coveted tickets of the fall season in New York, suggesting a hunger in these lean times for substantive ideas......
  • Healthcare suffers at L.A. jails

    The Los Angeles County Jail system lacks enough doctors, nurses and other medical workers to meet the most basic needs of inmates, resulting in long delays in treatment for conditions ranging from hernias to heart disease. Breakdowns in medical care,...
  • More anthrax cases among heroin addicts in Scotland

     
    Have you been following the strange story of the heroin addicts in Scotland who have been contracting anthrax infections? Two more addicts are being treated, according to a report we picked up on Promed, a clearinghouse for infectious disease news.......