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A deadly mosquito that hasn’t been seen in the Bay Area since the 70s has been detected in San Mateo County.
According to the Medicare data, California had 38 doctors that were paid at least $3 million in 2012.
A $100 million gift from Salesforce.com founder Marc Benioff and his wife Lynne will bring new names and an infusion of new funds to the Bay Area’s two children’s hospitals, hospital officials announced Wednesday.
A Sonoma County slaughterhouse accused of processing sick cows reopened it’s doors under new management Monday, but not without vocal protests.
State public health officials are warning the public not to eat any sport-harvested bivalve shellfish from the Monterey Bay because consumption can lead to illness or death.
A San Diego family with a sick infant stranded on a boat hundreds of miles off the coast of Mexico safely boarded a U.S. Navy ship Sunday morning as part of a rescue that included a Bay Area-based Air National Guard team.
The student, who attended classes the week of March 31, was diagnosed on Friday.
WebMD Health News
The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.
The new annual ‘‘best diets” list is out from U.S. News & World Report.
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For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.