San Francisco Hospital Opens Locked Ward For Mentally Ill And HomelessNew hospital beds for San Francisco's mentally ill and homeless are in a locked facility, renewing a debate on California's commitment laws.
Charles Manson Reportedly Hospitalized In BakersfieldCharles Manson, the charismatic cult leader whose followers committed heinous murders that shocked the nation almost a half century ago, has reportedly been hospitalized.
Smash Mouth's Steve Harwell Rushed To The HospitalOn Thursday, San Jose band Smash Mouth cancelled their show when lead singer Steve Harwell was rushed to the hospital after suffering the effects of cardiomyopathy...
Two Dead, 6 Wounded In New York City Hospital ShootingA doctor with a rifle hidden under a lab coat opened fire Friday at the Bronx hospital where he used to work, killing one person and wounding six others before taking his own life,
Sacramento Area Victims Contract Botulism From Gas Station Nacho Cheese A Sacramento mother was one of at least five people hospitalized last month after contracting botulism from tainted nacho cheese bought at a gas station.
Toddler Burned By Coffee At East Bay Starbucks Airlifted To HospitalA 2-year-old who suffered coffee burns to the face and arm at a Starbucks in the East Bay on Tuesday was airlifted to a hospital.
Former President George H.W. Bush In ICU; Wife Also Hospitalized A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush says Bush has been admitted to the intensive care unit at Houston's Methodist Hospital to address a respiratory problem from pneumonia.
Conjoined Twins Being Separated In 18+ Hour Surgery At Stanford HospitalConjoined twins from the Sacramento area are undergoing separation surgery at Stanford’s Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Tuesday.
Filthy Hospital Computer Keyboards Could Be DeadlyFilthy computer keyboards may just be an annoying fact of life for many, but for hospital workers and patients, they can be deadly.
Patient Suffering Mental Illness Puts South Bay Hospital On Lockdown With 911 Call About GunmanA South Bay hospital was placed on lockdown this morning after a 911 caller reported seeing a possible gunman, according to the Santa Clara County sheriff’s office.
Employees Report Sexual Harassment, Retaliation At East Bay VA FacilitiesSeveral Bay Area health workers have come forward anonymously to describe a culture of harassment at VA facilities.
Cost To Care For California's Prisoners SkyrocketsStockton's billion dollar prison medical complex is the crown jewel of California's correctional system, designed to save money by consolidating the sickest inmates in one place - but so far it hasn’t worked out that way.