Central Valley Farm Recalls Diced Onion And Celery Linked To E. Coli OutbreakA Tracy farm is recalling packages of diced onion and celery after the blend was linked to an outbreak of E. coli that has sickened at least 19 people in seven states.
Petaluma Egg Ranch Workers Wearing Bio-Hazard Suits To Prevent Avian Flu OutbreakThe price of eggs at the supermarket has skyrocketed lately due to the avian flu outbreak, and a Petaluma rancher is putting his chicken farm under bio-hazard lock down to prevent an outbreak from affecting his flock.
State Senate Approves Controversial School Vaccination BillThe bill would prohibit parents from seeking vaccine exemptions for their children because of religious or personal beliefs. It is now headed to the Assembly.
Norovirus Outbreak On Cruise To San Francisco; Ship Docked At Pier 27 For ScrubdownIt wasn't just sea sickness that affected a group of passengers aboard a cruise ship now docked in San Francisco.
Proposed Law To Require Vaccination For Schoolchildren Faces Long Slog Through LegislatureCalifornia lawmakers will take another vote on a controversial bill that would force most children in the state to get recommended vaccinations before they are allowed to attend public schools
Robert Kennedy Jr. Backs Off 'Holocaust' Comparison In California Vaccine DebateRobert Kennedy Jr. is apologizing for describing the number of children injured by vaccines as "a holocaust" during an event last week.
Robert Kennedy Jr. Compares Vaccine Debate To Holocaust As California Lawmakers Look At Banning ExemptionsAs lawmakers at the State Capitol consider a bill that would no longer allow parents to opt out of vaccinating their children over personal beliefs, vaccination critic Robert Kennedy Jr. waded into the debate at a Sacramento appearance.
Hepatitis Virus Outbreak In Napa Prompts Warning To Diners At 5-Star Resort HotelTwo employees at La Toque restaurant and BANK Cafe and Bar in the Westin Verasa Hotel in Napa contracted the Hepatitis A virus. People who at at these locations should monitor their health for 50 days.
Patrons At 2 Berkeley Public Library Branches Potentially Exposed To MeaslesA person with a possible case of measles was at two Berkeley library branches last week and could have exposed library patrons to the highly contagious disease.
Senators Feinstein, Boxer Push To Reverse California's Vaccine Exemptions Amid Measles OutbreakCalifornia Sens. Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinstein are asking state health officials to reconsider the state’s policy on vaccine exemptions.
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First Measles Cases Confirmed In Marin County, Bay Area Battleground For Vaccination DebateHealth officials say the patients are siblings who were unvaccinated and became infected outside the county.