Stories by Kenny Goldberg
The largest source of added sugar in teens' diets is sugary drinks, and California teens are drinking more of them.
If you haven't already signed up for health insurance on Covered California, don't worry. Consumers have until Feb. 15 to enroll in a plan.
While many states are restricting access to abortions, California will soon do just the opposite.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill that will allow nurse practitioners, certified nurse midwives and physician assistants to perform a type of early abortion.
Scripps HealthCare isn't immersing itself fully in Covered California, the state's online insurance exchange.
San Diego's mental health treatment capacity will expand, thanks to a renovation of the area's oldest behavioral health facility.
Need a tetanus shot or birth control? You may be able to get both from a pharmacist beginning next year without going to a doctor first.
Patients hoping to score prescription painkillers from San Diego and Imperial County hospital emergency departments need to think again.
Low-income Californians will get the biggest break on health insurance under Obamacare but millions of middle-class people won't have to pay retail, either.
A consumer lawsuit accuses Anthem Blue Cross of bait-and-switch tactics.
California's teen birth rate continues its downward trend.
While a number of states are restricting access to abortions, California may do just the opposite.
There's a high prevalence of hepatitis B among Asians, but awareness of the disease is low. Some local doctors and pharmacy students are trying to change that.
The San Diego Suicide Prevention Council holds its annual meeting Tuesday as it seeks to heighten awareness about a vexing problem.