Treatment

(Getty Images)

Fake El Cerrito Doctor Allegedly Charged Cancer Patient $2,000 For Bag Of Dirt

Investigators are seeking people who may have been scammed by a Bay Area man arrested last week for practicing medicine without a license at a fake cancer treatment office.

07/20/2015

Scientist holding jar with capsules. (Getty Images)

Calif. Assembly Vote Lets Terminally Ill Patients Request Experimental, Unregulated Drugs

Terminally ill patients would be able to use experimental drugs under a bill approved by the California Assembly.

05/19/2015

Thunder Road protest in Oakland. April 13, 2015. (Photo courtesy California Nurses Association)

Vote Could Shutter Oakland Youth Drug & Alcohol Treatment Center After 30 Years Of Service

After 30 years, Thunder Road Adolescent Treatment Center for youth is threatened with closure by Sutter Health, its subsidizer, and one of the largest nonprofit health care corporations in the state.

04/13/2015

drinking water generic

Recycling Sewage Water Into Drinking Water May Become New Normal Amid California Drought

David Sedlak, a UC Berkeley professor of civil and environmental engineering and author of the new book “Water 4.0,” on how drinking treated sewage water could be the future.

04/09/2015

Police Investigation

Police Look For Clues After Man Beaten On Head With Hammer In Watsonville

Police are looking for more information on how a male victim was struck on the head by a hammer in Watsonville on Saturday afternoon.

03/08/2015

Migraine headache treatment (CBS)

Cure For Migraines? Orinda Physical Therapist Touts Treatment Without Medication, Diet Change

A physical therapist in Orinda says he’s found an effective method for treating migraines that doesn’t involve medication or changes in diet, and his patients say their lives have never been better.

02/22/2015

A man dubbed the 'Botox Bandit' by a Bay Area doctor. (Courtesy: Dr. Larry Fan)

‘Botox Bandit’ Walks Out Of San Francisco Doctor’s Office Without Paying For Plastic Surgery Treatments

San Francisco police are on the hunt for a man dubbed the “botox bandit” after he walked out without paying for plastic surgery treatments.

01/06/2015

Pacifica Pier

Storms Prove Too Much For Pacifica Waste Treatment Plants; Residents Asked To Conserve

PACIFICA (CBS SF) – The City of Pacifica is asking people to reduce their water use during the rainy weather. The massive rain totals have caused problems for the waste water treatment plant. City officials […]

12/12/2014

Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose is treating some cancer patients with something they call Hyperthermia. (CBS)

San Jose Hospital Pioneering New Treatment That Heats, Kills Cancer Cells

A new cancer-fighting strategy that kills deadly cells by raising body temperatures is heating up in the Bay Area.

11/23/2014

Google Glass is displayed ahead of a discussion at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism where participants discussed issues with the gadget and its role in storytelling. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Navy Serviceman Treated For Internet Addiction Allegedly Caused By Google Glass

A U.S. Navy serviceman has been treated for internet addiction caused by overuse of his Google Glass device.

10/14/2014

more