Serving Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Holmby, Century City, Trousdale, Brentwood, Westwood

Health

  • Latest

Woman Sues Bikram Yoga Guru for Alleged Sexual Assault, Battery

Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury is being sued by a woman who alleges he pushed her into having sex with him when she was 18 years old and learning to be a teacher of his craft in 2012-14.

Defense Waiting to Hear if New Charges to be Filed Against USC Gynecologist

A defense attorney said Friday he is waiting to hear if Los Angeles County prosecutors will file additional charges against former USC campus gynecologist George Tyndall, who is charged with sexually assaulting 16 patients.

Ellen DeGeneres Discusses Sexual Abuse Inflicted by her Stepfather

Ellen DeGeneres is publicly discussing the sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of her her stepfather, with the hope that she'll empower teen victims to speak out.

Officials Announce New Southern California Measles Cases

Officials are investigating another confirmed case of measles in a Los Angeles County resident and an additional non-resident measles case who traveled throughout Southern California, part of a renewed outbreak of the disease nationally and across the Southland.

Mickey Fine Pharmacy Expands Into Century City

The community is mourning the passing of Samuel Louis Milton Kolko, who died at 24 years of age on Feb. 21.

Shopping Event At Barneys To Benefit Women, Children And Elderly In Israel

The Harmonist, a luxury fragrance brand based on the ancient principle that balance binds the universe, earth and humanity together, will donate 25 percent of sales to the Women International Zionist Organization.

Beverly Hills Among Cities to Receive Grant to Combat Illegal Sales of Cigarettes to Minors

  California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Tuesday announced $37.5 million in state grant funding to combat the illegal sale of cigarettes and tobacco products to minors.

Redmond O’Neal Ordered to Undergo Mental Health Evaluation

The son of actors Ryan O'Neal and the late Farrah Fawcett will undergo a mental health evaluation after refusing transport Friday from jail to court, where he was scheduled to appear on robbery, assault and drug charges.

Six More Former USC Students File Lawsuit Against USC Doctor for Misconduct Allegations

Six more former USC students filed a lawsuit against the school and a former USC gynecologist Friday, alleging gross sexual misconduct and sexual assault on campus by the doctor, who worked at the Student Health Center for nearly 30 years.

Razia Jan, Founder Of Girls School In Afghanistan Receives LEF Empowerment Award

The 2018 Meredith MacRae Empowerment Award from The Leadership and Education Fund for the Betterment of Women will help Rezia Jan continue the mission of her Zabuli Education Center (ZEC), an all-girls school in Deh’Subz, Afghanistan.

Philanthropists Lisa and Larry Rosenstein, Randi and Warren Grant, Pediatric Oncologist Dr. Alan Wayne To Be Honored at Tower Cancer Foundation Gala

"All My Children’s" Colin Egglesfield to present award; and Erin Cummings of "Spartacus: Blood and Sand," to serve as emcee. One million dollar grant to single researcher investigating new genetic changes caused by cancer, among major grants to be announced.

Laurie Burrows Grad Authors New Book On Grief, To Take Part In Our House Walk Sunday

Resident and author Laurie Burrow Grad will be among the participants when Our House Grief Support Center's ninth annual Run for Hope 5K kicks off Sunday at the West Los Angeles Civic Center & Bandshell.

Canada Pulls Diplomats From Cuba Over Mysterious Illness

Canada announced Monday it was sending home the families of its diplomats in Cuba, after a year-long investigation into a mysterious illness afflicting Canadian and US officials failed to reveal a cause. 

It’s Was A ‘Dog Day Afternoon’ At Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Third Annual Dog Therapy Appreciation Day celebrated a program has an average of five dogs per day on Children's Hospital Los Angeles' campus, nearly 1,200 personalized one-on-one patient visits each month, and 73,000 interactions with patients, family members, visitors and staff annually.

Beverly Hills News – #BHHealthyCity Continues to Walk, Visiting Jo Malone and Crescent Mini Park

Last week, #BHHealthyCity walk participants enjoyed delicious gluten-free, flourless treats from Sprinkles Cupcakes and worked off those calories with a walk to Will Rogers Memorial Park on Sunset, where Beverly Hills historian Phil Savenick spoke about Will Rogers, the city’s first Honorary Mayor, and shared the history of the park grounds.

Beverly Hills News – Walk On with “BHHealthyCity Walk” Monday

While Lili Bosse’s tenure as Mayor may have come to an end, the weekly walks she hosted as part of her #BHHEALTHYCITY initiative live on as the #BHHEALTHYCITY Walk.
Sign up for Breaking News & Alerts