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LA County to extend Stay-At-Home orders

Sam Garcia, News Editor

May 14, 2020

While Los Angeles County’s stay-at home order technically ends on Friday, residents can expect these restrictions to last through the summer. County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer acknowledged as much during a Board of Directors meeting yesterday.  “We are being guided by science and data tha...

Record Breaking Flu Season Is Predicted to Linger On

Madelyn Gastelum, Writer/reporter

April 18, 2019

The Center for Disease Control, CDC, has reported that the 2018-19 flu season has lasted 27 weeks surpassing the previous 20-week record of the 2014-15 season. On average a typical flu season lasts about 13-19 weeks. The starting mark of the flu season is a prevalence of outbreaks of influenza and f...

It’s Actually the Rich who are Spending more Money on Fast Food

It's Actually the Rich who are Spending more Money on Fast Food

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Some would assume that people with less money eat more fast food, but it is not true

More than 8 Million Adults have Mental Health Issues

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

More than 8 million adults, around 3.4 percent of the population in the US, have mental health issues and are 10 times more likely to struggle to pay for health care service. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, CDC, conducted their annual national health survey where respondents were a...

Measles virus continues on

Measles virus continues on

Destinee Ortiz, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015

Panic across southern California spreads as the number of infected measles patients increases from the Disneyland outbreak. Since January 7, at least 21 cases of measles have been reported in Los Angeles County.  17 of those cases have been linked to Disneyland. At least 73 cases have been reported...

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