Oakland A’s pitcher Brandon McCarthy was alert after undergoing surgery for a skull fracture and brain contusion caused by a line drive, team officials said Friday.
San Francisco’s City Assessor Phil Ting is offering new economic data that shows the big impact of the tech and biotech industry on the real estate recovery.
Data collected from thousands of Marin County women, will be used to validate a new study that finds a possible link between high breast cancer rates and the Vitamin D receptor.
The daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro is in San Francisco to meet with gay rights activists and to chair a panel at a prestigious academic conference.
Housecalls by doctors, an old idea that many thought had seen its day, is gaining new traction in San Francisco.
The University of California, San Francisco is launching a first-of-its-kind campaign to ask private donors to make up money lost to state budget cuts.
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.
Three people were arrested at a University of California Regents meeting Thursday after a demonstration denouncing a possible state funding deal that protesters said would raise tuition and cut employee benefits.
This is no laughing matter – the Medical Clown Project of San Francisco is a nonprofit organization providing laughter – and some say healing – at California Pacific Medical Center’s (CPMC) Davies and St. Luke’s campuses.
A San Francisco physician who oversaw the city’s efforts to prevent HIV infections has been named as director of the Office of National AIDS Policy.