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Can Lawmakers and Social Media Sites Stop Anti-Vaxxers from Going Viral?

Vaccine skeptics have long used social media to defy local health laws. Now a few are using it to stalk mothers of dead kids

A Santa Monica Tech Startup Has “Hacked” Meditation

Dave Asprey's Upgrade Labs has opened the floodgates when it comes to the brain's latent creativity—or so it claims
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UCLA’s Fight to Patent a Life-Saving Cancer Drug Could Make the Medicine Virtually Unobtainable in India

The university once promised to take into account the needs of patients in developing countries. The battle over prostate cancer drug Xtandi has critics questioning its dedication to that pledge
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How the Homeless Ended Up Being Blamed for Typhus

“It is easy to blame folks who are unhoused," one advocate says

High Levels of Lead Found in Children In DTLA—and Other Parts of the State

Scarily, rates in some California communities are nearly three times those in Flint, Michigan
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Wind is Blowing Smoke from the Getty Fire All Over L.A.’s Westside

The South Coast Air Quality Management District issued a smoke advisory on Wednesday

A Giant, Free Clinic Will Be Open in DTLA for Three Days This November

Care Harbor helps uninsured Angelenos stay healthy and safe
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How Malibu’s Rehab Centers Have Responded to the Woolsey Fire

The luxurious facilities favored by celebrities were directly in the fire's path
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Here’s What’s Being Done to End L.A.’s Homelessness Crisis

Where your money is going, what steps are being taken, and what's coming next