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Stories with subject: Preventive care
  • What's next for California's contentious vaccine law story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jun-30-15 7:27 pm

    SACRAMENTO, California - Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed a hotly contested California bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country in the wake of an outbreak of measles at Disneyland late last year.

  • Sunburn stickers remind people to apply sunscreen 
    Updated: Jun-20-15 9:05 am

    HUNT VALLEY, Maryland - Sun safety is a personal issue for Andrew Levine, CEO of Hunt Valley-based cosmetics company JADS International.

  • Johnson & Johnson starts project to prevent Type 1 diabetes 
    Updated: Jun-11-15 8:43 am

    TRENTON, New Jersey - Johnson & Johnson has begun a research partnership to find the root cause of Type 1 diabetes and stop the hormonal disorder in its tracks. It's the health care giant's first project under its ambitious initiative to prevent or at least intercept and reduce harm from many diseases.

  • Nearly $1.8M to boost public health in western Michigan 
    Updated: Jun-11-15 7:38 am

    GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan - Nearly $1.8 million in funding will support implementing public health strategies to prevent chronic disease in western Michigan.