SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A change in the weather is often all it takes to trigger breathing-related health issues in some people.
Over the past week, cooler temperatures and a little moisture seemed to do the trick.
In this week's Health Alert video report, Barbara-Lee Edwards explains.
Sore throats are causing a lot of pain and discomfort on the San Diego health front right now. The nurse practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic said there are a few infections causing the problem.
Orange County health officials Tuesday confirmed the county's first death of the year due to West Nile virus.
Breezy conditions can stir up health issues for a lot of folks. The nurse practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic said they are seeing the results of our recent weather among their patients.
Drug abuse. Mental illness. School violence. If you’ve been affected or are concerned about these and other behavioral health issues, the County Health and Human Services Agency wants to hear from you.
A lot of coughing and hacking on the San Diego health front this week. The nurse practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic said there are a number of causes and it is important to rule out a serious infection.
Cases and rates of syphilis, gonorrhea and chlamydia in San Diego County continued to rise for the third consecutive year in 2017 and were at the highest level in the last two decades, new data from the County Health and Human Services Agency reveals.
There's a ground-breaking advancement in the fight against childhood leukemia which uses a patient's own immune system to battle the disease and San Diego is on the cutting edge.
The San Diego-based Institute for Public Strategies on Tuesday warned parents that although prescription drug use among adolescents is on the decline overall, Xanax use among teenagers is rising.
County health officials Monday reminded residents to get the current flu vaccine before the end of October.
UC San Diego researchers on Tuesday announced plans to conduct a trial on the use of cannabis to treat a common movement disorder know as essential tremor.