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New Veterinary Hospital Opens At Oakland Zoo

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday at the Oakland Zoo’s new 17,000-square foot veterinary medical hospital, which is now the largest wild animal veterinary facility in Northern California.

10/11/2012

Green Day's Armstrong Headed For Treatment

Green Day’s Armstrong Headed For Treatment

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is headed to treatment for substance abuse. Sunday’s announcement by the band’s rep comes after the frontman had a meltdown onstage…

09/23/2012

Armando Rodriguez

Stockton TB Patient Arrested For Not Getting Treatment

A Stockton man was arrested on Tuesday after not making himself available for tuberculosis treatment, according to the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office.

05/16/2012

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HealthWatch: Hypnotherapist Credited For Kicking Addictions

Two prominent Bay Area residents say hypnotherapy was the key to helping them kick an unhealthy addiction to chewing tobacco.

05/08/2012

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San Mateo Teen To Present Autism Research At Cal

Most 15-year-olds are hanging with friends or studying for high school classes, but Sophia Brink of San Mateo is spending her time preparing to present her autism research at a UC Berkeley symposium.

03/21/2012

Jefferson Award winners and co-founder of AIDAAN.org Kelly Porter and Hallie Immroth (credit: CBS)

Jefferson Award Winners Bring Joy Of Music To Hospitalized Children

When Kelly Porter visits Children’s Hospital Oakland, he knows the way to the pediatric floor. And he knows what he is carrying in brightly wrapped bags will make difference for the kids who are facing long treatments ahead.

01/25/2012

A walker takes dogs to a dog park. (Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Animal Update: Humane Education

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge about the importance of humane education.

10/03/2011

A doctor observes a patient's x-ray images. (CBS)

HealthWatch: SF Service Offers Free 2nd Opinion On Cancer Diagnoses

Northern California cancer patients are taking advantage of a unique service provided by a Bay Area non-profit group – a second opinion on their cancer diagnosis, free of charge.

09/22/2011

(Oakland Zoo)

Oakland Zoo Breaks Ground On New Veterinary Hospital

The facility will be much larger than the current 1,200 square-foot hospital and also have the latest medical technology.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/13/2011

(AP)

Drug Treatment Programs Take Hit In San Francisco Budget Proposal

Two drug treatment programs that merged last year to avoid budget cuts will lose a significant piece of their city funding under the budget proposal San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee submitted Wednesday.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/02/2011

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