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(CBS)

Hospital Snafu Leaves Bay Area Patient With $20K Bill

Health insurance is supposed to help pay your medical bills, but that’s not how it worked for a young dad with a top-tier insurance plan.

12/15/2014

Lynne Spalding (FIND LYNNE/Facebook)

City Supervisors To Vote On $3M Settlement In Case Of SF General Patient Who Died In Stairwell

San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors will vote Tuesday on whether to authorize a settlement of nearly $3 million to the family of a SF General Hospital who was found dead in a stairwell in October 2013 after going missing there 17 days earlier.

12/15/2014

Scarves with #CamilleStrong printed to support a Dublin cancer patient. (CBS)

What Would You Do If You Found An Abandoned Package?

Two Oakland women chose to do the right thing by returning an abandoned package they found near train tracks that contained scarves made in support of a teenage cancer patient in Dublin.

12/04/2014

(CBS)

San Francisco-Based Website Helping Patients Solve Mystery Medical Illnesses

A San Francisco-based website is helping people solve mystery medical illnesses without the help of a doctor.

11/09/2014

Ryan Mansala and his father Richard take a picture with Golden State Warriors star David Lee. (CBS)

Terminally Ill Bay Area Cancer Patient Fulfills Last Wish To Meet Warriors Players

A Bay Area cancer patient who doctors say only has days to live was granted his last wish to meet some of the Golden State Warriors players.

10/27/2014

Texas Health Presbyterian.

CDC Cleared Texas Nurse Now Diagnosed With Ebola To Fly On Commercial Flight

The CDC knew that the Texas nurse now diagnosed with Ebola had a slight fever before clearing her to fly on a commercial flight.

10/15/2014

(Getty Images)

Passenger With Flu-Like Symptoms Causes Ebola Scare At SoCal Airport

A passenger with flu-like symptoms caused an Ebola scare at a Southern California airport Sunday.

10/12/2014

Representatives from CDPH spoke to the media Wednesday about the patient at Kaiser South. (Credit: Peter Roney/CBS13)

Ebola Outbreak: California Patient ‘Low Risk’ For Ebola Virus, Extreme Precautions Taken Anyway

California health officials say it is unlikely the Ebola virus poses a significant public health risk to the state, and the patient being treated in Sacramento for possible exposure is considered low risk.

08/20/2014

tuberculosis, chest x-ray

Arrest Warrant Issued For Contagious Tuberculosis Patient Stockton Police Say Is Refusing Treatment

Prosecutors in Central California have obtained an arrest warrant for a tuberculosis patient who they say is contagious and has refused treatment, putting those around him at risk.

07/24/2014

Josh Radnor as Ted (credit: CBS)

The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The Week

Fan-made alternate ending to HIMYM, Kristen Bell sings as Princess Ana + more viral videos!

04/04/2014

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