Senate Takes Up Health Bill After Pence Breaks TieThe Senate has voted to move ahead on health care legislation aimed at dismantling the Obama health law.
Report: Brain Disease Found In 90% Of Football Players StudiedResearch on 202 former football players found evidence of a brain disease linked to repeated head blows in nearly all of them, from athletes in the National Football League, college and even high school.
Advocates Urge Congress To Ban Surgery On Intersex ChildrenAdvocates urge Congress to ban surgery for intersex children, arguing that some may grow up to identify as the opposite sex.
Girl's HIV Infection Seems Under Control Without AIDS DrugsA South African girl born with the AIDS virus has kept her infection suppressed for more than eight years after stopping anti-HIV medicines.
Pepper Spray Causes Hazmat Situation At San Jose HotelFirefighters have responded to a hotel in San Jose Monday morning where a hazardous material was detected, fire officials said.
Valley Fever Cases In California Increased In 2016The state health department says there was a record number of Valley Fever cases reported in 2016.
San Francisco Anglers Warned Of PCBs, Mercury In Some Lake Merced FishConcerns about mercury and PCBs prompt warning for anglers who consume certain fish from the north lake of San Francisco's Lake Merced.
McCain Vows Return To Senate After Brain Cancer DiagnosisBattling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain on Thursday promised to return to work, making a good-natured dig at his Republican and Democratic colleagues who were jolted by news of the six-term lawmaker's diagnosis.
For 1st Time, Over Half Of People With HIV Taking AIDS DrugsFor the first time in the global AIDS epidemic that has spanned four decades and killed 35 million people, more than half of all those infected with HIV are on drugs to treat the virus.
Oakland Bans Sales Of Flavored TobaccoOakland has become the latest California city to ban the sale of flavored tobacco.
Trump Exhorts Senate Republicans To Pass Obamacare RepealPresident Donald Trump summoned GOP senators to the White House Wednesday and told them face-to-face they must not leave town for their August recess without sending him an "Obamacare" repeal bill to sign.
'To The Bone' Shines Light On Eating Disorders, But Real Life Can Look A Lot DifferentExperts say many people suffering from eating disorders don't "recognize themselves in the depictions they see in film and television"