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Department of Public Health

California Nursing Home Evictions On The Rise

Nursing homes are supposed to be safe havens for the elderly and the disabled. But a growing number are giving some residents the boot.

KPIX 5–08/01/2011

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San Francisco Hookah Lounges Going Up In Smoke

The Dream Hookah Lounge on Polk Street shut its doors on Friday night, all part of a crackdown in San Francisco.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/16/2011

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Drug Treatment Programs Take Hit In San Francisco Budget Proposal

Two drug treatment programs that merged last year to avoid budget cuts will lose a significant piece of their city funding under the budget proposal San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee submitted Wednesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/02/2011

Death Rate From Childbirth Rises In California

Maternal mortality is on the rise in California, that according to a study by the California Department of Public Health.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/26/2011

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San Francisco Prepares For Climate Change

San Francisco is not currently known for extreme heat, but climate change could change that in the future.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/17/2010

UC Berkeley Genetics Controversy

BERKELEY, Calif. (KCBS)_ UC Berkeley is dropping a portion of its genetic testing program for incoming students at the direction of the California Department of Public Health.

08/12/2010

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