San Diego County recorded its first flu death this season, involving a 52-year-old woman who had underlying medical conditions, the Health and Human Services Agency announced Wednesday.
People who visited the Lucky Lady Casino in San Diego on weekends over a six-month period ending in late September may have been exposed to tuberculosis, county health officials reported Tuesday.
While television commercials and print ads, promoting cigarettes, are now relics of the past a new world of tobacco advertising is emerging.
Halloween is here, but it’s still warm outside — and that means it’s a good idea to add some insect repellent under your costume, because Dracula won’t be the only bloodsucker wandering neighborhoods with trick or treaters.
It is an ear, nose and throat kind of week on the San Diego Health Front as the nurse practitioners at CVS Clinic report a variety of issues.
Local prescription drug deaths have set a new record. Deaths due to heroin have dropped. But fentanyl deaths have skyrocketed. Those are the main results of the County’s 2018 Prescription Drug Abuse Report Card released last week.
Itchy eyes are a problem on the San Diego health front right now. The Nurse Practitioners at CVS Minute Clinic said the weather is part of the problem.
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.