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  • Fitness Files: Word is getting out about unusual illness that has sufferers laughing

    Teaching elementary school in the 1980s I admired Teri, an experienced teacher. We younger teachers celebrated her romantic courtship and second marriage to Bud. Teri retired to travel the world with her new husband, play doubles tennis and start a radio station in their retirement community. Then Bud had a stroke.
  • My Pet World: With the right products, you can beat fleas and ticks

    Parasites are a popular topic this time of year. Veterinary parasitologist Dr. Michael Dryden, of the Department of Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology at Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, answers reader questions. Dryden speaks...

    County alerts public after rabid bat found in H.B.

    A live bat with rabies was found at a Big Lots parking lot in Huntington Beach on Sunday, and health officials are looking for anyone who may have been infected. Orange County Health Care Agency officials took the bat from the lot at Warner Avenue and...

    Huntington Beach High ends measles-related ban on unvaccinated students

    Huntington Beach High ends measles-related ban on unvaccinated students
    The Huntington Beach Union High School District lifted a ban on students lacking measles vaccinations, allowing about two dozen teenagers without proof of immunization to return to Huntington Beach High School last week. Orange County health officials...

    Measles case: Unvaccinated students barred from H.B. High till Jan. 29

    Measles case: Unvaccinated students barred from H.B. High till Jan. 29
    Students at Huntington Beach High School who have not been vaccinated for measles are being kept out of school until Jan. 29 after a student tested positive for the contagious virus, the Orange County Health Care Agency said Monday. The male student...