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- Study Says Beef Worse For Environment Than Pork, Poultry Raising beef for the American dinner table does far more damage to the environment than producing pork, poultry, eggs or dairy, according to a new study.
- Time-Saving Tips For Healthy School Lunches With creative planning and the right containers, packing a quick and healthy lunch can be as easy as ABC and 123!
- School Safety Tips For Younger Kids School is back in session, so take some time to go over these important safety tips with your children. This is just the beginning of the conversation, but it's a great place to get started.
- Study Finds AIDS Epidemic May Be Slowing In U.S. The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States each year fell by one-third over the past decade, a government study finds. Experts celebrated it as hopeful news that the AIDS epidemic may be slowing in the U.S.
- Several Golden Gate Park Road Closures Coming Sunday For AIDS Walk The annual AIDS Walk will take place this Sunday in Golden Gate Park. The route will be entirely within the park and will cause the north and south entrances of the park to be closed until 2 p.m.
- Santa Clara Whistleblower Sues Newark Stem Cell Company That Fired Him A Santa Clara County man has filed a lawsuit claiming that a Newark-based stem cell company fired him for complaining that manufacturing practices put patients' lives at risk.
- Around 100 Attendees Heading To Australia AIDS Conference Among Victims Of Downed Malaysia Airlines Flight About 100 of the passengers on the Malaysia Airlines flight that was shot down over the Ukraine on Thursday were reportedly AIDS scientists and researchers heading to Australia for a conference.
- San Francisco General Hospital Needs Help Identifying Patient Admitted 1 Month Ago San Francisco General Hospital is asking the public for help in identifying a patient admitted to the hospital last month.
- San Francisco Soda Tax Plan Step Closer To Getting Onto November Ballot The San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ Budget and Finance Committee unanimously voted today to recommend a tax on soda and sugary beverages sold in the city for the November ballot.
- Mobile Dentist's Office Keeping Bay Area Tech Workers' Teeth Clean Bay Area tech companies offer perks like free lunches, on site dry cleaning and car washes as incentives to keep up employee productivity, and now they're bringing the dentist to the office.