Health

Take this survey to help bring awareness about PrEP

Survey results will help San Diego County Health and Human Services with new campaign.

San Diego County Health and Human Services has put together a short survey to better understand how PrEP can protect people against HIV.

The survey only takes a few minutes and can give them information on what people know, or don’t know about PrEP.

The survey is anonymous and the results will be used in a campaign to educate the community about the drug.

Dr. Darren Farnesi is in harmony with your health and wellness

Dr. Darren Farnesi of Medical Age Management

For those of you who want to regain yo​ur youthful appearance or just maintain the one you already have, there are many procedures and services that can help if you so desire.

Medical Age Management in Hillcrest offers plenty of options to take you through the process of turning back the hands of time in a clean and relaxing environment provided by the best in the field.

SoCal meningococcal disease cases spike among gay men

The California Department of Public Health is reporting an increase in cases of invasive meningococcal disease in Southern California, particularly in Los Angeles and Orange counties. The cluster of cases in the last several months has disproportionately affected men who have sex with men and is prompting the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency to issue an advisory.

SDGLN talks to a psychologist about feelings, healing after Orlando

The San Diego community grieves the innocent victims lost in Orlando at Monday's rally.

In the wake of the Orlando attacks, it may be hard to describe the feelings that one is going through. Not even a week has passed and the world has already seen universal vigils, rallies and other events which honor those innocent lives affected by the tragedy.

Public asked to use emergency rooms only in true emergencies

In an effort to reduce congestion at local hospital emergency rooms, regional health care leaders urged the public on Friday to use emergency rooms only in actual medical emergencies and provided recommendations for individuals on managing their health care to avoid ER overuse.