University of California medical center workers in San Francisco and several other cities statewide began a two-day strike Tuesday.
The state's largest health insurers, including Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Shield and Kaiser Permanente, will be among 13 plans...
Angelina Jolie revealed on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy and reconstruction with implants because she carries a gene...
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When it comes to good health, sometimes just saying 'no' to an unnecessary medical tests may be the best course of action.
Local Health News
A judge affirmed on Monday that some workers at the five largest University of California medical centers can go on a planned two-day strike starting Tuesday.
A proposed state ballot measure would require doctors to be randomly subjected to drug and alcohol testing.
A Sacramento surgeon has been reprimanded by the state medical board for suggesting a patient try oral sex to improve her gag reflex.
Swine flu has been detected in elephant seals off the Central California coast.
A proposal released by the National Transportation Safety Board Tuesday to lower the legal blood-alcohol limit to .05 percent was met with mixed reaction in the Bay Area and nationwide.
Google CEO Larry Page has disclosed a problem with his vocal cords that makes it difficult for him to speak and breathe occasionally, but he says he remains fit enough to keep running the Internet’s most influential company.
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.