Experimental Therapy Gives Children With Genetic Disorders A New Chance At LifeImagine giving birth to what appears to be a healthy baby, only to discover your newborn has a devastating disease and will have to fight every day to stay alive.
Jury Sides With Sonoma Man Claiming Monsanto's Roundup Caused LymphomaA federal jury in San Francisco unanimously ruled Tuesday that exposure to Monsanto Co.’s Roundup herbicide was a substantial factor in causing the non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma of a Sonoma County man.
Seasonal Allergies Primed To Bring Misery To Bay Area ResidentsAfter all the Bay Area’s rain and now a bit of warm weather, spring is in the air.  But so is a lot of pollen and allergy specialists say it’s important to take action early before things get too miserable.
Stanford Study Shows Apple Watch May Detect Heart Problem; More Research NeededA huge study of 419,000 users suggests the Apple Watch can detect atrial fibrillation (irregular heartbeat) at least sometimes. Experts say more work is needed to tell if using it to screen for heart problems really helps.
Butterball Recalling Turkey Products Due To Salmonella ConcernsButterball is recalling almost 80,000 pounds of raw ground turkey products due to possible salmonella contamination.
Los Gatos Medical Clinic Suspected Of Insurance FraudA Monte Sereno couple has been charged with filing false insurance claims through an urgent care clinic they operate in Los Gatos, prosecutors said.
Alameda Supports End Of Sales Tax On Tampons, Other Feminine Hygiene ProductsFeminine hygiene products may be exempt from sales tax in California.
SF Acupuncturist Indicted On Multiple Charges Of Health Care FraudA San Francisco acupuncturist has been indicted on multiple charges of health care fraud, as well as one charge of making false statements related to medical matters.
Bereaved Family Upset Kaiser Used Robot To Tell Father He Would DieThe Quintana family was taken by surprise when a robot rolled into the room at Kaiser Permanente in Fremont, and told their father he had only days to live.