On Monday, San Francisco’s Land Use Committee will get its first look at three pieces of legislation, introduced by Supervisor Scott Wiener that would make it harder to get sugary drinks.
A vial shipment sent to a Stanford lab last July may have contained small quantities of live anthrax spores, but officials say there is no threat to public safety.
Insect protein could be a cutting edge source of nutrition. But if the insect protein movement wants to win hearts and minds, it has to start with taste buds.
A team of psychotherapists at a Marin County clinic now have permission to start using ecstasy in therapy trials.
Crisis pregnancy centers in California would have to tell visitors that abortion is an option under legislation approved by the state Assembly.
The parent company of Taco Bell and Pizza Hut are eliminating artificial flavors and colors from some menu items. However, your Mountain Dew Baja Blast and Dorito Loco taco shells will look just as unnaturally colored as ever.
A salmonella outbreak likely linked to raw tuna has sickened 53 people in nine states, health officials said Thursday.
Sonoma is a step closer to keeping new businesses from selling cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco and certain other tobacco products under a proposed law that unanimously passed the first of two city council votes.
A terminally ill single mother from Southern California is fighting for the right to have a doctor provide her medication so she can end her life peacefully and painlessly.
It wasn’t just sea sickness that affected a group of passengers aboard a cruise ship now docked in San Francisco.