With the new year comes new resolutions and a desire for change, and according to a University of Scranton psychology study, the No. 1 New Year’s resolution for 2015 is weight loss.
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The question that comes to mind is why would a disease that has previously been eradicated by successful vaccinations make a comeback in 2015? The answer: the ignorance of anti-vaxxers.
The San Gabriel Valley Mosquito & Vector Control District identified West Nile virus on Aug. 12 in La Verne.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the CDC, recognized the potential global spread of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome when the first reported case in the U.S. was identified on May 2.
In honor of Cinco de Mayo, Active Runs held a Cinco de Mayo 5K run at the Fairplex on Saturday with the goal of promoting a healthy lifestyle in the Latino community.
A new issue recently emerged in the realm of sexually transmitted diseases – there is now a strain of antibiotic resistant gonorrhea.
Earlier this week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 189 cases of measles in 2013. This year so far, there were at least 53 reported cases in 10 states. But in 2000, the disease had been almost completely eliminated.
In a recent informal survey, students at the University were asked if they would be willing to be infected with the flu for $3,000.
Sexual health is very important to students on campus, and 15 out of 16 students questioned in an informal survey feel as though the health center could do more to educate students about sexually transmitted disease protection and prevention.
The Cancer Care Center in Pomona held a presentation about cancer fighting foods and how to take care of your body.