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KCBS Cover Story: Rx Safe Marin Addresses An Epidemic Of Prescription Drug Abuse

A father grieving the loss of his son to a prescription medicine overdose has channeled his sorrow for good in helping organize and speak out for an innovative Marin County program that addresses the staggering epidemic of prescription drug abuse.


Light It Up Blue campaign to raise autism awareness. (Source:

Discounted A’s, Giants Tickets Part Of World Autism Awareness Day

The world will light up blue Wednesday for the seventh annual World Autism Awareness Day.


Dr. Drew Pinsky (credit: Getty Images)

Dr. Drew Announces He Had Prostate Cancer

Live 105’s “Loveline” & “Dr. Drew on Call” host wrote on the HLN network’s site that he returned to work in 10 days after having…


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Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Take time to learn about Colorectal Cancer and Digestive Disease.
Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths, but also is one of the most commonly diagnosed.


Robert Redford (R) and son James Redford attend an event in Hollywood, 2003. (Giulio Marcocchi/Getty Images)

Film Producer Promotes Organ Donation Awareness At UCSF

Thousands of lives could be saved each year if more people placed the telltale organ donor “dot” on their drivers licenses.