Find out how health reform affects you.
It's an annual tradition familiar to medical marijuana users in the Golden State. Now, with recreational pot legal in Washington...
Local Health News
The latest gadget promising to revolutionize your life is a gizmo that zaps your brain to make it smarter and more focused. Doctors definitely aren’t convinced, but some Bay Area residents swear by it.
A new cancer-fighting strategy that kills deadly cells by raising body temperatures is heating up in the Bay Area.
Hundreds of U.S. sailors who took part in rescue efforts following Japan’s earthquake and tsunami say they were exposed to dangerous levels of radiation and are bringing a class-action lawsuit against Tokyo Electric Power Company.
Celebrities are playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.
Marijuana’s active ingredients have the power to kill a certain type of aggressive brain cancer, according to a new study.
A Bay Area teenager has been working through his bucket list as fast as he can, because he doesn’t have much time left. Alex Matlosz-Cox is living out his dreams, thanks to generous support from complete strangers.
Medicinal marijuana is legal in California. But what are patients really buying when they shop at their local dispensary? Reporter Mike Sugerman conducted a random test.
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.
What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?
For parents, childhood vaccines are a source of reassurance, but also anxiety about side effects and reactions.