Firefighters At Risk Of Cancer Rely On Canines With Nose For CarcinomaBeyond the danger of flames and collapsing structures is a hidden reality of life in the fire service -- cancer.
UC President Janet Napolitano Being Treated For CancerUniversity of California President Janet Napolitano has been hospitalized due to side effects from ongoing cancer treatments, university officials said Tuesday.
New Guidelines Issued For Kids With Peanut AllergiesMost babies should start eating peanut-containing foods well before their first birthday, say guidelines released Thursday that aim to protect high-risk tots and other youngsters from developing the dangerous food allergy.
Common Bacteria Caused Antioch Thanksgiving Dinner DeathsA common food-borne bacteria was responsible for three deaths and the illnesses suffered by 22 others following a Thanksgiving meal sponsored by a community church at Antioch’s American Legion auditorium.
Formerly Conjoined Twins Reunited For First TimeFor the first time since undergoing 17 hours of delicate surgery last week, formerly conjoined twin sisters have been reunited inside the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford.
Formerly Conjoined Twins Recovering From Delicate SurgeryA pair of conjoined two-year old twins were adjusting to literally not being by each other's side on Thursday as they recovered from a marathon surgical procedure at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford.
Health Warning Issued For San Francisco Bay MusselsSan Francisco Bay mussels contain high levels of a toxin that can cause liver damage, according to a study from the University of California at Santa Cruz.
Trump Gives Dr. Oz Medical Report, Details Not DisclosedDonald Trump on Wednesday handed over a one-page summary of his recent physical on a doctor's television show -- but the campaign won't reveal what was disclosed.
Federal Judge Refuses To Block State School Vaccination LawA federal judge won't immediately block a California law that requires all schoolchildren to be vaccinated and is one of the strictest in the nation for eliminating exemptions based on religious and personal beliefs.
Domestic Violence Victims' Brain Damage Similar To NFL PlayersThere were no collisions with burly linemen in Susan Contreras' past. Her headaches, memory loss and bouts of confused thinking were a mystery until doctors suggested a probable cause: domestic violence.
Eight Zika Cases Reported In San FranciscoA total of eight San Francisco residents have tested positive for Zika virus, according to Department of Public Health officials.
Silicon Valley Workers Hacking Into Brain’s Inner WorkingsPaul Benigeri is on the forefront of a new wave of start-ups in the Silicon Valley. It's called bio-hacking.