One in six women in San Diego County will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime and while more women and men are living longer after a breast cancer diagnosis, there is still no cure. You can participate in the fight against the disease November 5 during the 21st annual Race for the Cure.
The 2016 Race for the Cure was San Diego’s largest 5K/1M with 20,000 people in attendance and more than $1.2 million raised.
In the video above, New 8’s Ashley Jacobs has additional details on the Race for the Cure, including the latest addition: Pups for a Cure.
For registration and donation information, CLICK HERE.
A citywide wellness program is in the works to offer San Diegans free health-related classes. Dozens of workshops will be held each year at libraries and recreation centers, according to the City of San Diego.
The weather often plays a role in health trends, and our current hot, humid conditions are no exception. The nurse practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic said some of the most common issues are nothing more than skin deep.
A person who spent time at the USA Hostel in downtown San Diego has been diagnosed with meningococcal disease, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday.
Summer camps are getting underway and many of them require a sports physical. If you are having trouble booking time with your regular physician, the nurse practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic can help.
A tuberculosis case was reported at UC San Diego, the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced Wednesday.
A judge in California has ordered U.S. border authorities to reunite separated families within 30 days.
The summer solstice, the first official day of summer, has arrived — which means it’s also the start of summer swimming pool season. So, it’s time to make sure if you have a pool that you’re doing everything you can to keep it safe and clean.
Thursday is the longest day of the year, the summer solstice, and it is also a day when the Alzheimer's Association honors those with dementia and their caregivers, who have the longest day, every day.
As the official start of summer is almost upon us, a painful infection has many San Diegans putting their warm weather plans on hold. The Nurse Practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic said seeking medical attention is a good idea.
It's hard enough to find a favorite sunscreen - one that goes on right and protects your skin. To add to the difficulty, a top consumer group says a majority of sunscreens they tested either don't work well or contain potentially harmful ingredients.