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Why Are STD Rates in LA County Skyrocketing?
The teenagers tucked their hands into their sweatshirt pockets as they shuffled to form a circle. Some gazed at the asphalt, trying to avoid the game they had been drafted to play. "It's like hot pota... read more
STDs in L.A. County are skyrocketing. Officials think racism and stigma may be to blame
The focus on stigma is just one of many ways Los Angeles County health officials are trying to think outside the box as they struggle to curb rising STD rates. It’s clear that the traditional ways of ... read more
Why Are Young People Having So Little Sex?
But as the ’90s continued, the teen pregnancy rate began to decline. This development was welcomed—even if experts couldn’t agree on why it was happening ... apartment in the working-class Los Angeles ... read more
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AIDS Rate Rises in Skid Row
Local medical experts used last Monday's World AIDS Day to highlight the skyrocketing rate of HIV infections among Skid Row's poor and homeless population. Stephen Simon, the city's AIDS coordinator, ... read more
California And L.A. Lead The U.S. With Record Numbers Of STD Cases, Study Finds
Los Angeles County ... STDs when compared to counties across the nation, reports the L.A. Times. In the same year, California was also found to have the highest rates of all three combined in the nati... read more
Here's How Much Short-Term Rentals are Warping the Market in Top LA Neighborhoods
A report out earlier this year showed just how that works in the top Los Angeles Airbnb markets—all have very low vacancy rates ... Accordingly, LA County's number of vacation rental properties has sw... read more
A problem: water and inequality
Lynwood and Pico Rivera are both working-class chunks of southeastern Los Angeles County ... skyrocketing bills. And for many low-income communities things are bound to get worse, as aging water syste... read more
STD rates in California are the highest they've been in 25 years
Officials are unsure why ... a rate of 486 in California and 560 in Los Angeles County. There's a similar trend with gonorrhea and syphilis, with rates in L.A. County exceeding California, and Califor... read more
Swipe right for chlamydia: How Tinder is sending STD rates skyrocketing
Thanks, in part, to a growing use of “hookup” apps, doctors say they have seen rates of sexually transmitted diseases skyrocket over the past couple ... Department is now scrambling to figure out why ... read more
Suicide rate among female vets skyrocket
“We have to come to grips with why the rates are so obscenely high ... Leatherman was 24, attending community college in La Mesa in San Diego County and receiving treatment for PTSD when she hung hers... read more
Family doctors are “not doing enough” to curb STDs
As rates of sexually transmitted infections steadily ... acting medical director of the division of HIV and STD programs for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, said. Julia Brewer, a n... read more
Why build a company in Orange County?
I currently work for Originate as our Director of Engineering for OC and LA ... salaries skyrocket and retention figures plummet because of a competitive and shallow ecosystem, Orange County demands a ... read more