A growing body of research is reinforcing what public health and housing advocates in Los Angeles have long known: losing your home can be hazardous to your health.
Los Angeles is a city with many health inequities, and where a person lives often determines their health destiny.
South Los Angeles has been deemed a "health desert," where one third of its residents perceive their general health status as poor.
David Garcia suffered exposure to disparate and adverse levels of methyl bromide while attending Rio Mesa High School in Oxnard, California, according to the suit.
There has been growing concern that Elysian Valley residents are continually exposed to unknown quantities of diesel particulate matter from Metrolink's maintenance facility.
Children face enormous health risks because of the current system; therefore addressing child nutrition in government entities and in the home is critical to foster a new generatio