UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

A family photo of Jahi McMath before her cardiac arrest and massive blood loss, leading to brain death following a tonsillectomy. (Credit McMath Family)

Attorney For Jahi McMath To Fight Brain-Dead Declaration; Decision Could Cost Family Millions

The attorney for an Oakland teenager who was declared brain-dead after suffering complications during tonsil surgery said he may go back to court to compel the state of California to rescind her death certificate.

07/31/2015

A little house surrounded by a big hospital in Oakland could be yours, if you can haul it away. (Photo Courtesy: UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital and UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland)

House In Front Of Children’s Hospital Oakland Could Be Yours, If You Can Take It Away

The little house that looks so out of place in front of Children’s Hospital Oakland is looking for a new plot of land to call home, and the hospital is willing to pay thousands of dollars for someone to take it away.

06/22/2015

October 2014  Photo of Jahi McMath taken by her family (Photo Credit: The Dolan Law Firm)

Jahi McMath’s Family Sues Oakland Hospital Over Surgery That Left Her Brain-Dead

The family of an Oakland teenager who was declared brain-dead plans to file a lawsuit Tuesday against UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland with new details about the allegedly botched surgery.

03/03/2015

Freak Accident

Victim ID’d In Freak Petaluma Crash With Runaway Pizza Oven

Authorities have identified a man killed after a large brick pizza oven towed by a catering van broke loose and careened into his car near Petaluma.

08/10/2014

Freak Accident

Man Killed, Woman And 2 Children Hurt In Freak Accident On Lakeville Highway Near Petaluma

A man was killed and three others, including two children, were injured when a detached trailer collided with their car near Petaluma on Friday night.

08/09/2014

Toddler Hurt

Benicia Toddler Hurt In Fall From Window

A 3-year-old child was injured in a fall from a window in Benicia on Friday evening, according to fire officials.

05/03/2014

Noah Shin has neuroblastoma, a rare cancer of the developing nerve cells. He is undergoing radiation treatment at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. (CBS)

UCSF Children’s Hospital Doctors Turn 3-Year-Old Boy Radioactive To Treat Deadly Neuroblastoma

A San Jose boy named Noah is at his home with his family in San Jose, after doctors turned him radioactive. It sounds like science fiction, but this special treatment may be the only thing saving his life.

05/01/2014

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$100M Donated To San Francisco Hospital For Research To Cut Premature Births

A San Francisco hospital will use a $100 million gift to focus on premature birth around the globe.

04/24/2014

Acoustic 4 a Cure

Local Rock Luminaries Join Forces To Find A Cure

Metallica, Sammy Hagar, Green Day and more team-up to benefit UCSF Children’s Hospital

03/18/2014

Fans cheer during player introductions prior to the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers at CenturyLink Field on September 15, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Niner, Seahawk Fans Turn Rivalry Into Children’s Hospital Fundraiser

What started as a prank war between San Francisco 49ers fans and Seattle Seahawks backers is now a big moneymaker for the UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital.

01/07/2014

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