Rehabilitation

An injured Golden Eagle found in Morgan Hill. (Source: Bay City News)

Injured Golden Eagle Found In Morgan Hill Undergoing Rehab At Animal Facility

A 9-pound golden eagle found injured in Morgan Hill one week ago is in an intensive care unit at an animal facility, a wildlife center announced Sunday.

10/05/2014

Exotic animals, including a camel greeted recovering patients at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek Wednesday. (CBS)

Exotic Therapy Animals Greet Recovering Patients At John Muir Medical Center In Walnut Creek

Exotic animals greeted patients to celebrate National Rehabilitation Awareness Week at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek Wednesday.

09/24/2014

Sea Lions (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Marine Mammal Center Says More Animals In Need Than Ever Before

On Tuesday we told you the story of Hoppie the sea lion pup’s rescue and rehabilitation by the Sausalito Marine Mammal Center, but the truth is the facility is on the brink of having more wayward mammals in need than ever before.

04/16/2014

Apple Introduces A New iPad

Top Minds At Santa Clara Brain Injury Conference Give iPads To Patients

Touch screen tablet computers have given brain injury patients who have trouble speaking new ways to communicate at a fraction of the cost of speech synthesis equipment common just a few years ago.

03/01/2013

Keekee the Sea Lion was released near Marin.  (CBS)

Sea Lion Released Into Ocean Near Marin After Rescue, Rehabilitation

A rehabilitated California sea lion was given a Christmas Eve send-off when he was released back to the ocean Monday in Marin County, a Marine Mammal Center spokesman said.

12/26/2012

A volunteer disposes a used syringe of heroin. (Sutanta Aditya/AFP/Getty Images)

State Watchdog Finds Deadly Conditions At California Rehab Clinics

The California agency that licenses residential alcohol and drug programs failed to identify life-threatening problems and did not do proper follow up to ensure that those issues were addressed following a fatality, according to a report by the Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes.

09/06/2012

(CBS)

Phil Matier: New SF Plan In The Works To Deal With Chronic Drunks

KCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier looks at a new policy being pushed by city officials to rehabilitate chronic drunks.

09/05/2012

Medical Generic, caduces

Home Away From Home For Relatives Of Palo Alto VA Patients To Expand

Fisher House Palo Alto will add a second building to accommodate the growing number of military families who need lodging while their loved ones undergo rehabilitation or surgery at the VA Polytrauma Center, officials announced Wednesday.

01/19/2012

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