Bodie, a three-year-old German Shepherd, was wounded in a foot chase last week.
Third baseman Pablo Sandoval has fractured the hamate bone in his left wrist, the team announced Thursday. He will undergo surgery Friday, Giants manager Bruce Bochy told the Giants beat writers. Sandoval is expected to miss four to six weeks.
What do hospitals charge to remove an appendix? The startling answer is that it could be the same as the price of a refrigerator—or a house.
The name Jaya in Hindi means victorious. And little Jaya Maharaj was just that, when she became one of the smallest recipients of a pacemaker when she was just 15 minutes old.
Pop singer Adele’s voice problems are getting lots of attention, but vocal-cord issues are growing among non-singers as well — fueled by new technologies that have us all talking more.
But that voice was in trouble last November, when the 23-year-old underwent vocal cord microsurgery to stop recurrent…
Two-year-old twin girls who are joined at the chest and abdomen were undergoing final preparations Monday for a complex surgery at Stanford Hospital that will separate them.
California men’s basketball coach Mike Montgomery said Friday he was diagnosed with bladder cancer and had surgery last week that has left him cancer-free.
When Berkeley animal care officials sent a recently rescued pit bull puppy with clipped ears to the veterinarian, they discovered signs of extreme abuse.
Eric Taulepa had been waiting months for surgery to fix his hernia. He’d still be waiting if it wasn’t for Dr. John Ngai and his volunteer team at the Kaiser Permanente Redwood City Medical Center.