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Mouse Infestation Shuts Down SF Chinatown Bakery and Walgreens

An infestation of mice forced a bakery and a Walgreens store in Chinatown to shut down on Friday, said officials with the San Francisco Department of Public Health.

04/11/2014

A bottle of influenza vaccine is seen in the MinuteClinic at the CVS/pharmacy on January 6, 2014 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The 2013-2014 influenza season is starting to take off in the United States, with more than half the country reporting widespread cases of flu activity, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Bay Area Flu Deaths Reach 15; Pharmacies Get Vaccines Replenished

The number of flu-related deaths in the Bay Area increased again on Monday, with four more deaths reported, according to health officials.

01/13/2014

flu shot, health, influenza

As Bay Area Flu-Related Death Increase, Lines For Flu Shots Getting Longer

As the number of flu-related deaths increases in the Bay Area, the lines for flu shots are getting longer. Unfortunately, high demand has put the vaccine in short supply at some places.

01/12/2014

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Google Offers Same-Day Home Delivery Service In Bay Area

After months of testing and tweaking, Google Shopping Express launched on Wednesday, offering same-day delivery of thousands of items to parts of the Peninsula and the South Bay.

09/26/2013

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3 Hurt After Crash Sends Taxi Into SF Building

Three people were hospitalized after a truck and taxi collided Thursday morning in San Francisco, causing the cab to strike a building containing a Walgreens store, police and fire officials said.

08/15/2013

A Walgreens store (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Walgreens To Pay $1.4 Million To Settle Bay Area Overcharging Suit

Drug store chain Walgreens has agreed to pay a little more than $1.4 million in civil penalties and to establish a price guarantee program for its California customers to settle a lawsuit brought by prosecutors in four Bay Area counties.

01/09/2013

A Walgreens store (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Walgreens To Pay $16 Million To Settle Suit Over Toxic Trash

Walgreens has agreed to pay $16.5 million to settle an Alameda County lawsuit that accused the drug store chain of improperly disposing of hazardous materials and confidential medical records.

12/13/2012

A Walgreens store (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

ConsumerWatch: Pharmacy Location Can Affect Prescription Prices

Bay Area pharmacy customers could avoid overpaying for prescription drugs by simply finding another location of the same pharmacy chain, according to a CBS 5 ConsumerWatch investigation.

CBS San Francisco–07/13/2011

A Walgreens store (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Walgreens Opens First ‘Fresh Food Oasis’ In Underserved San Francisco Neighborhood

Walgreens cut the ribbon on its first “fresh food oasis” in the Bay Area Friday, bringing fresh fruit and vegetables to an underserved San Francisco neighborhood.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/08/2011

Prescription Drugs

San Francisco Formulates Drug Drop Off Program

The San Francisco Supervisors’ Public Safety Committee moved closer on Thursday to developing a drug drop off program for people who want to dispose of old medications.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/05/2011

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