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California Finalizes Important Emergency Rules in Response to Aliso Canyon Disaster

Feb 8, 2016

LOS ANGELES, Calif. February 8, 2016 - On Friday, California’s oil and gas regulators approved a new set of emergency requirements to begin modernizing natural gas storage safety practices and help prevent another disaster like the one at Aliso Canyon. The new regulations, called for by Gov. Jerry Brown in January and drafted by...

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Fighting diabetes with hip-hop, poetry

By Daniel Weintraub

Dr. Dean Schillinger spent much of his life fighting a losing battle against a preventable epidemic that has taken millions of American lives. Now, for the first time, he has hope.

The disease is Type 2 Diabetes, an illness driven largely by bad diets and sedentary lifestyles and which has ravaged people in...

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Beauty Shop Hazards: Potential Toxins in African-American Hair Products

Feb 7, 2016
Beauty Shop Hazards: Potential Toxins in African-American Hair Products

By Linda Childers

In the 20 years she’s worked as a hair stylist, Safiyyah Edley has seen many colleagues diagnosed with uterine fibroids and cancer. Yet it wasn’t until she began working at a salon next door to the Los Angeles-based health and wellness advocacy organization, Black Women for Wellness (BWW), that she learned the...

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HealthyCal.org
Beauty Shop Hazards: Potential Toxins in African-American Hair Products

Feb 7, 2016
Beauty Shop Hazards: Potential Toxins in African-American Hair Products

By Linda Childers

In the 20 years she’s worked as a hair stylist, Safiyyah Edley has seen many colleagues diagnosed with uterine fibroids and cancer. Yet it wasn’t until she began working at a salon next door to the Los Angeles-based health and wellness advocacy organization, Black Women for Wellness (BWW), that she learned the...

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UC Campuses Step Up Sex Assault Prevention

Feb 7, 2016
UC Campuses Step Up Sex Assault Prevention

 

UC Berkeley, pictured here, along with other campuses in the statewide system, now mandate sexual assault prevention programs for students. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images).

By Jessica Portner

Chrissy Keenan was sexually assaulted when she was 17. Now 22, and in her fourth year at UCLA, Keenan has devoted her college years to doing everything she...

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UC Campuses Step Up Sex Assault Prevention

Feb 7, 2016
UC Campuses Step Up Sex Assault Prevention

 

UC Berkeley, pictured here, along with other campuses in the statewide system, now mandate sexual assault prevention programs for students. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images).

By Jessica Portner

Chrissy Keenan was sexually assaulted when she was 17. Now 22, and in her fourth year at UCLA, Keenan has devoted her college years to doing everything she...

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California Congressman Introduces Bill to Reduce Seabird Deaths

Feb 7, 2016
California Congressman Introduces Bill to Reduce Seabird Deaths

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New BLS Data: California Women’s to Men’s Earnings Ratio 4th Highest in Nation

Feb 4, 2016
New BLS Data: California Women’s to Men’s Earnings Ratio 4th Highest in Nation

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New BLS Data: California Women’s to Men’s Earnings Ratio 4th Highest in Nation

Feb 4, 2016
New BLS Data: California Women’s to Men’s Earnings Ratio 4th Highest in Nation

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More monarchs reported in Northern California this year, but monarchs are not yet recovered

Feb 4, 2016
More monarchs reported in Northern California this year, but monarchs are not yet recovered

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