UCSF Study: More People With Alcohol-Related Liver Disease Receiving TransplantsAlcohol-associated liver disease -- including alcoholic cirrhosis, alcoholic cirrhosis with hepatitis C and acute alcoholic hepatitis -- has emerged as the leading reason for liver transplants in recent years.
Comfy Sobering Center In San Jose May Be A Win-Win For CommunityThe Mission Street Sobering Center in San Jose aims to change attitudes toward public drunkenness by helping them out and offering amenities.
Novato Safeway Loses Liquor License After Getting Caught Selling Booze To MinorsA Safeway store in Novato has lost its liquor license after getting caught selling alcohol to minors twice in the past year.
Yale Classmate Says Kavanaugh Has 'Not Told The Truth' About His DrinkingA Yale classmate of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh accused him on Sunday of being untruthful in his testimony to the Senate Judiciary Committee and making a "blatant mischaracterization" of his drinking while in college.
Santa Clara County Writing New DUI Rules For Electric Scooter RidersThe city of San Jose, like many other communities, is in the middle of creating policies to regulate motorized scooters and bicycles.
Bill Allowing For 4 A.M. Last Call For Goes To Gov. Brown's DeskCalifornia lawmakers passed Sen. Scott Weiner’s, D-San Francisco, bill to allow cities to extend the sale of alcohol at bars, nightclubs, and restaurants to as late as 4 a.m.
Young Adults Are Drinking Themselves To Death, Study FindsAccording to the report published in the journal BMJ, deaths due to cirrhosis increased by 65 percent from 2009 to 2016.
Uber Wants To Patent A Way To Use AI To Identify Drunk PassengersUber may be able to tell when you've had a few too many drinks.
Teens Arrested With Pellet Gun, Alcohol At Santa Rosa SchoolTwo teens were arrested Tuesday after Santa Rosa police were called to an elementary school when the suspects were reportedly seen with a gun, authorities said.
Heavy Drinking Could Increase 'Bad' Bacteria In Mouth, Study FindsPeople who drink more than the recommended daily limit of alcohol may harbor an unhealthy mix of bacteria in their mouths, a new study suggests.
Americans Binge 17 Billion Drinks Per Year, CDC SaysResearchers found that about 1 in 6 U.S. adults reported binge drinking an average of about once a week, consuming an average of seven drinks per binge.
Drinking Alcohol Better Than Exercise For Living Past 90, Study ClaimsHaving two glasses of wine or beer dropped the chance of premature death by 18 percent, according to the study.