June 29, 2016 | Ja'Nel Johnson
A key committee in the California Legislature has passed prescription drug transparency after an hour-long debate Tuesday.
June 27, 2016
Government officials want to use funding for mental health to build housing for homeless.
June 22, 2016
Older siblings may be annoying know-it-alls, but research suggests they may also help younger siblings build up stronger immune systems. And that may help reduce the risk of asthma and allergies.
June 20, 2016 | Ja'Nel Johnson
The California Department of Managed Care has given its approval to the proposed Aetna/Humana merger.
June 17, 2016 | Ja'Nel Johnson
A new study says California county departments of public health have a better return on investment compared to some other medical care.
June 11, 2016
It's now legal for doctors to prescribe lethal medications to terminally ill patients who want them. But many doctors say they feel queasy about it. Lonny Shavelson wants to help them with that.
June 10, 2016
(AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has approved a path to open the state's health care exchange to people who cannot prove they are legally in the country.
June 10, 2016 | Ja'Nel Johnson
Many Californians favor the Affordable Care Act, but many wouldn't say it has improved their health care, according to a new poll.
June 9, 2016 | Ja'Nel Johnson
Californians must now be 21 or older to buy tobacco products.