Recruiting Rover: 10,000 Dogs Needed for Study of Canine AgingCan old dogs teach us new tricks? Scientists are looking for 10,000 pets for the largest-ever study of aging in canines.
Google's 'Project Nightingale' Center Of Federal InquiryA federal inquiry has been opened into Google's efforts to collect health data on millions of Americans through its "Project Nightingale" program.
Contra Costa Supervisors Unanimously Approve Ban On Sale Of All Vaping ProductsA ban on the sale of vaping products that have not been reviewed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, cannabis vaping products and flavored tobacco products in unincorporated areas of Contra Costa County goes into effect next Monday.
Juul Laying Off 650 People In $1 Billion Cost-Cutting PlanJuul on Tuesday announced an update to its major restructuring effort that includes layoffs and deep cost cutting.
Google Reportedly Collecting Health Data On Millions Of AmericansGoogle has confirmed it's collecting health data on millions of Americans through a new partnership with Ascension, one of the country's largest nonprofit health systems.
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Postpone Strike In Light Of CEO Bernard Tyson's DeathA planned five-day strike by 4,000 Kaiser Permanente psychologists, mental health therapists and other medical professionals, originally to have started Monday, has been postponed in acknowledgement of the death Sunday of Kaiser CEO Bernard Tyson.
Bernard Tyson, Kaiser CEO, Dies at 60Bernard Tyson, chief executive officer of Oakland-based health care giant Kaiser Permanente, died in his sleep Sunday at age 60.
West Contra Costa Co. In Dire Need Of Hospital ER Since Shutdown Of Doctors Medical CenterIt has been four years now since the closure of Doctors Medical Center, in San Pablo. While West Contra Costa County has done its best to cope with the loss of that emergency room capacity, residents are calling for a better solution.
U.S. Officials Identify Vitamin E Compound As 'Strong Culprit' In Vaping IllnessesU.S. health officials announced a breakthrough Friday into the cause of a mysterious outbreak of vaping illnesses, reporting they have a "very strong culprit."

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