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People walk through the ruins of Bhaktapur's Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, on the outskirts of Kathmandu. (PRAKASH MATHEMA/AFP/Getty Images)

How To Help Victims Of Quake-Ravaged Nepal Desperately In Need

The massive earthquake centered in Nepal has killed more than 3,900 people and the number continues to rise. Here are some of the organizations that are already in the region and working with the victims who are desperately in need of help:

04/27/2015

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Terminally-Ill Cats And Dogs Get Tender, Loving Hospice Care In Their Final Days

A Silicon Valley animal shelter is making the last days of an ailing pet into some of the most heartwarming and gratifying days for its caregiver.

12/08/2014

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China Changes Policy For One Million Orphans After Berkeley Woman’s Perseverance

Orphans adopted from China often have emotional, and sometimes physical problems, but one Bay Area woman broke barriers in China to give those children much needed loving care.

05/12/2014

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Five Vet Tips To Keep Your Dog Healthy In San Francisco

A healthy lifestyle is one of the key ingredients to living a longer, happier life. Making health-conscious decisions should always extend to pets. Start with these five basics your vet wants you to know and do for your furry friend.

03/02/2012

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Supervisors Consider Closure Of Aging Burlingame Long-Term Care Facility

The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will decide whether to close a long-term care facility in Burlingame, a move that could cost as many as 200 jobs and force the transfer of 230 patients who live there.

02/13/2012

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HealthWatch: Study Reveals Cost Of Alzheimer’s On Caregivers

Far more people than previously thought are providing billions of hours of unpaid care to Alzheimer’s patients.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/23/2011

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Top Bay Area Places To Pamper Your Dog

The Eye on the Bay team has identified a few of the most unique locales for dog lovers to show man’s best friend that the feeling is mutual.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/03/2011