Formerly Obese Still Plagued By Loose Skin As Insurers Look AwayShe exercised, dieted and lost 150 pounds. Now a woman is fighting to get rid of something else -- the folds of loose skin that hang from her body.
Teens With Too Many Facebook Friends Linked To Higher Stress LevelsThe more Facebook friends a teenager has, the more stressed out they likely are, according to a new study.
Sacramento College Student Diagnosed With TuberculosisHealth officials are asking 150 students at a Sacramento college to be tested for tuberculosis after their classmate was diagnosed with an active form of the disease.
San Francisco Looks At Raising Age For Buying Tobacco To 21San Francisco is considering raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21.
What Does Allergy Relief Have To Do With Chiropractic Care?If you suffer from seasonal allergies, your discomfort may not just be caused by the weather or seasonal changes.
Despite Nevada Worker's Death, Cryotherapy Increasing In PopularityFull body chryotherapy has been around for decades in Europe, and they are gaining popularity in the United States despite some of the potential risks.
Palo Alto Calls In CDC To Study Teen Suicide ClustersTeen suicides have become such a serious problem in Palo Alto that the Centers For Disease Control is joining efforts to find solutions.
Medication Revolution: FDA Approves 3-D Printing For PillsThe FDA has recently approved a new method to manufacture drugs that can help struggling patients split their dosages, with the help of high-technology.
Bay Area Star's Hit Helped Usher In NFL's New 'Edelman' Concussion Rule49ers Quarterback Blaine Gabbert took a hard blow to the head from linebacker Philip Wheeler and came out to be checked for a concussion during Sunday’s game, and a rule that stemmed from a Bay Area player’s injury nearly kept him sidelined.
Google Looks for 'Maverick' To Lead Research Co-Venture With American Heart AssociationGoogle Life Sciences is teaming with the American Heart Association to find new ways to fight heart disease.
San Jose Restaurant Cleared To Open After Shigella OutbreakA San Jose restaurant linked to an outbreak of an infectious bacterial disease that sickened nearly 200 people has been cleared to reopen, Santa Clara County health officials said Thursday.
State's 1st Flu Death Of The Season Reported In Santa Clara CountyCalifornia Department of Public Health officials are reporting Wednesday that the first influenza-associated death this year in an individual less than 65 years old was a Santa Clara County resident.