In addition, 39% of survey takers indicated they kept a loaded gun at home, and 14% stored all guns unlocked and loaded.
Starting this year pediatric visits in California may involve questions about touchy family topics, such as divorce or a parent who struggles with alcoholism.
What will the U.S. look like 10 years from now? Which demographic groups in the U.S. will grow and which maybe even decline?
Many passengers in ride-hailing vehicles and taxis don’t bother to buckle up in the back seat.
The child was previously healthy and died on December 15thin a Pierce County hospital. This is the first reported flu death in a child in King County 2009.
The individuals were hospitalized for treatment, one of whom has already been released.
The plan will allow the city to take people with mental illness or substance abuse issues off the streets without their consent and put them into treatment.
The Washington Health Care Climate Alliance says it will bring its health care’s expertise and experience to help the state develop climate-smart policies.
The report looked at 150 indicators to help identify what health issues the county should prioritize.
Public Health believes that this person became ill from eating leafy greens purchased in King County. He was hospitalized but is now recovering.
Under its Prop. 65, California has designated more than 900 substances as toxic, ranging from the seemingly benign aloe vera to the deadly chemical benzene.
Aspergillus is a common mold that rarely causes illness in healthy people but can cause serious infections in vulnerable people.
Project will focus on improving food safety, outbreak response, and reducing the ongoing threat of food-borne illness.
We believe the EPA should follow the law, which requires a thorough review of the science underpinning air pollution standards.
Since the end of July, Public Health – Seattle & King County has confirmed 6 new cases, bringing the total number hepatitis A cases in King County to 24.