A 17-year-old Oakland boy was shot in the leg in front of his high school Thursday afternoon, police said.
Deputies used a Taser to subdue a man who was armed with a knife in the lobby of Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland Monday morning, authorities said.
A 13-year-old San Francisco boy who was pulled from the Russian River in Forestville on Sunday has died.
Even for those with health insurance, lab tests can end up costing a fortune if patients don’t ask some questions first.
Children’s Hospital of Oakland is launching a campaign to rebuild and retrofit its facilities. When the hospital tried to renovate in 2008 it was disastrous, which has leaders looking at this work as not so much rebuilding this northern California icon, but also some redemption for the ’08 mess, complete with an image reboot.
When Dr. Tomas Magaña envisions the future of medicine, the faces he hopes to see are those of his Oakland students.
It was a close shave Wednesday as several doctors took part in a fundraiser. At a special gathering, several doctors from the University of California at San Francisco’s Benioff Children’s Hospital shaved their heads to raise more than $22,000 for children’s cancer research.
The San Francisco General Pediatric Department has a new fun center courtesy of Major League Baseball and the Giants. KCBS’ Margie Shafer has the story of some charity outreach being done during the World Series.
A genetic blood disorder prevalent in countries with high incidents of malaria is more common in the United States than many realize, according to a researcher at Oakland Children’s Hospital.
Oakland police say a 29-year-old woman was killed and three men were injured in a drive-by shooting near Children’s Hospital.