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Thursday

California legislators in 2019 passed the law that requires all the state's 33 public university campuses to provide abortion pills. It took effect in January 2023, but LAist found that basic information for students to obtain the medication is often nonexistent. Jackie Fortiér/LAist hide caption

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Sunday

California universities provide free abortion pills by law. Their students don't know

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Thursday

A pediatric dosage of the new Moderna COVID vaccine, after a long-awaited shipment finally arrived at the office of Southern Orange County Pediatric Associates. The date the vaccine arrived, Oct. 11, is marked on the box. Eric Ball hide caption

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As winter nears, some parents are still searching for the new pediatric COVID shot

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Saturday

Kaiser Permanente strike ends without resolution, but workers are prepared to strike again

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Tuesday

Rosalind Pichardo, who founded Operation Save Our City in Philadelphia, sprays a container of Narcan during a demonstration Sept. 8 at the Health and Human Services Humphrey Building in Washington, DC. Health officials held the event to mark the availability, without a prescription, of the opioid overdose-reversal drug. AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein hide caption

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An overdose drug is finally over-the-counter. Is that enough to stop the death toll?

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Wednesday

A picket line outside of FOX Studios in Los Angeles. Hollywood actors have been on strike since mid-July; writers have been on strike since May. David McNew/Getty Images hide caption

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Wednesday

From left to right: Long COVID patients Linda Rosenthal, Julia Landis and Shelby Hedgecock continue to suffer from severe symptoms. Courtesy of Linda Rosenthal, Julia Landis and Shelby Hedgecock hide caption

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Friday

As some move on from the pandemic, people with long COVID feel frustrated and alone

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Wednesday

People argue as a group of anti-abortion rights protesters crashes the Women's March Action Rally for Reproductive Rights at Mariachi Plaza in Los Angeles on Oct. 8. David Mcnew/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Wednesday

Encore: It took multiple trips to the ER for him to be treated for monkeypox

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Saturday

It took him multiple trips to the ER to start receiving treatment for monkeypox

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Friday

California's governor says it's time to start living with COVID-19

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Wednesday

California's mask mandate expires next week for vaccinated residents

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Monday

Staffing crisis is slamming California hospitals

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Friday

The Anger Toward Unvaccinated People Is Personal For Some Who Got Breakthrough COVID

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Tuesday

In California, Most Pandemic Restrictions Are Lifted As The State Reopens

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Thursday

Comparing The COVID-19 Vaccination Process Of California To Florida's

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Monday

Californians Taking Advantage Of Vaccine Rules For Parents With Disabled Kids

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Friday

In Los Angeles County, Nearly 10 People Die Of COVID-19 Each Hour

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Thursday

Hospital workers move a patient into the prone (face down) position, which can help increase the lung capacity of some COVID-19 patients. The medical team was photographed Nov. 19 at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Los Angeles. Jae C. Hong/AP hide caption

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Wednesday

ICU Workers Are Quitting Due To Crushing Stress From COVID-19 Surge

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Saturday

How Different States Will Approach COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

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Saturday

Employees Who Work At Multiple Nursing Homes May Have Helped Spread The Coronavirus

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Wednesday

People wait for a bus in August in East Los Angeles. Latinos have the highest rate of labor force participation of any group in California — many in public-facing jobs deemed essential. That work has put them at higher risk of catching the coronavirus. Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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