Startup Firm Blink Health Offers Prescription Drug Savings Through Bulk BuyingA startup firm is promising to save consumers up to 95 percent on prescription drugs by using the power of bulk buying.
1st Uterus Transplant Performed In U.S. FailsThe patient experienced a sudden complication, and the hospital is exploring what went wrong.
3 Zika Cases Confirmed In East Bay; 5 Cases In Bay AreaThree Zika virus cases confirmed in the East Bay Friday have brought the total number of reported cases in the Bay Area to five, according to area health officials.
High School Wrestler Says Mats Gave Him Herpes; Other Athletes ExposedA South Bay high school wrestler says he may have exposed other wrestlers to a herpes virus.
New Rules On Youth Soccer Heading Causing Some ConfusionA Northern California soccer organization has issued new restrictions on headers for youth players, but not every league is on board.
CDC: Zika Virus Spread By Sexual ContactHealth officials say a patient in Texas has acquired the Zika virus through sexual transmission.
New UCSF Study Shows Caffeine Doesn't Contribute To Extra HeartbeatsA new study indicates that regular caffeine consumption does not contribute to heart palpitations or extra heartbeats, according to UC San Francisco researchers.
Experts Warn, Babies Should Not Sleep In Car SeatsThe Consumer Product Safety Commission, the American Academy of Pediatrics and many, many others warn you should never let a baby sleep in a car seat outside of the car—especially with lose or unbuckled straps.
Knee Injuries To Be Treated Using Patient's Own Stem Cells At Stanford HospitalA groundbreaking approach to treating knee injuries is about to be tested at a Bay Area hospital, using the patient's own stem cells.
Drug Users Getting Paid To Try New Formulations In Effort To Reduce Painkiller AbuseThe rise of prescription drug overdoses in the U.S. is leading to research which involves paying recreational drug users to try new formulations, in the hope of reducing the abuse and addiction to painkillers.
Costs Of Excessive Drinking An Increasing Drain On U.S. EconomyThe costs of excessive alcohol consumption, mostly from binge-drinking, is an increasing drain on the U.S. economy, according to a new study.
Invasive Mosquito Species Spread In California; Health Officials Issue WarningTwo invasive mosquito species which can spread infectious diseases have been found in increasing numbers in the state and health officials are warning Californians to take steps to protect themselves.