California voters said no thanks to a ballot initiative that would have made it the first state to legalize marijuana for recreational use and sales.
A review of state records revealed that Bay Area hospitals charged some of the highest rates for medical procedures in California.
Two hospitals in Silicon Valley are the first in Northern California to publicly post their ER wait times.
Health officials are urging parents to get their children caught up on vaccines before students head back to school this year as the whooping cough epidemic approaches its peak in California.
Thousands of Sutter patients in San Francisco and the North Bay need to be vaccinated again because their shots may not be effective.
California’s whooping cough epidemic shows no signs of slowing down, and now adults and older children are being urged to get a vaccine.
Video-conferencing technology is widely used in the business world, but now it’s providing mothers of infants in Contra Costa with support and advice on breastfeeding.
Dr. Judy Auerbach of the SF AIDS Foundation on the increasing number of HIV/AIDS patients living longer, and those contracting the virus at older ages. Click to Listen