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How Your Smartphone Is Changing Modern Medicine

Jan. 26
Midday Edition
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Eric Topol is out with a book outlining the cutting-edge technology of digital medicine. The book is called "The Patient Will See You Now: The Future of Medicine is in Your Hands."

Fewer Kindergarteners Skip Vaccinations Under California Law

Jan. 23
By Associated Press
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Under the immunization law that took effect last year, parents claiming a personal-belief exemption from vaccines must have a signed form from their doctor saying that they have received information about the risks of opting out.

UC Doctors Plan One-Day Labor Strike

Jan. 23
By City News Service
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Doctors at all 10 University of California student health centers announced Friday that they will hold a one-day unfair labor practices strike on Tuesday.

San Diego's First Pediatric Heart Transplant Performed At Rady Children's Hospital

Jan. 22
By Kenny Goldberg
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Eric Montaño, 11, is the recipient of the first pediatric heart transplant ever performed in San Diego. But his twin brother is still waiting for a donor.

San Diego County Measles Cases Climb To 13

Jan. 21
By KPBS , City News Service
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The three new people diagnosed with the diseases traveled to Disneyland on Dec. 18 and were not vaccinated for the measles.

Health Officials: Skip Disneyland If You're Not Vaccinated For Measles

Jan. 21
By City News Service, Associated Press
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California public health officials say 42 cases of the measles have been traced to the amusement park in Anaheim.

7 San Diego County Cities Get Failing Grades In Tobacco Control

Jan. 21
By City News Service
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Most cities in San Diego County received grades of D or F from the American Lung Association in its annual State of Tobacco Control report. El Cajon and Solana Beach were the only local cities to receive higher grades.

Flu Season Deaths Rise To 9 In San Diego County

Jan. 21
By City News Service
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Five more people died of influenza-related causes in the San Diego region last week.

Five Disneyland Employees Get The Measles

Jan. 20
By City News Service
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Health officials again reiterated the importance of receiving vaccinations to stop the spread of the disease.

San Diego Medical Marijuana Dispensaries To Pay Minimum Fee Of $1,100

Jan. 20
By City News Service
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The San Diego City Council voted in favor of a package of amendments to medical marijuana regulations that, among other things, establishes a minimum fee for annual operating permits.