Aetna Inc. will stop selling individual health insurance policies in California next month, just weeks after opting out of the exchange that is being established as part of the national health care reforms, a state regulator said Tuesday.
The state Legislature passed a major piece of the federal Affordable Care Act, opting to expand Medicaid to 1.4 million...
President Barack Obama spoke in San Jose Friday to address concerns over recent revelations about national security programs as...
A Hepatitis A case linked to a recalled frozen berry product has been reported in Santa Clara County and is at least the third...
Actor Michael Douglas said Monday that his throat cancer was caused by a virus he contracted by performing oral sex on women. "It...
Local Health News
Those “M” or “F” markers are a source of anxiety and, even, discrimination for transgender individuals.
Three Bay Area hospitals have been fined a combined $225,000 by the California Department of Public Health for infractions that could have caused serious injury or death to patients.
Two dead birds found in San Mateo have tested positive for West Nile virus, the San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District announced on Tuesday.
5,000 security workers in the Bay Area say a strike is imminent even as they continue to bargain. The sticking point according to the unions is negotiations over health care.
A Contra Costa County case of hepatitis A appears to be linked to a recently recalled batch of frozen berries sold at Costco stores, county health officials said Sunday.
A new survey finds that sport fish from rivers and streams in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta have higher levels of mercury in their systems than fish taken from anywhere else in California.
WebMD Health News
Taking antibiotics could relieve symptoms of chronic lower back pain, according to a new study.
Mutations in certain genes raise the risk of breast cancer by as much as 80 percent, experts say.
Under the Affordable Care Act, people and small businesses will be able to purchase insurance through a Marketplace.
It’s normal to feel a range of emotions from the terror bombing attack at the Boston Marathon.