Concerns Of Coronavirus Outbreak Prompt SFO To Screen Some Travelers From ChinaThe number of confirmed cases of the “novel coronavirus“ rose sharply over the weekend, from 51 to 218, on Monday and the death toll now stands at three, according to Chinese state media.
Possible Norovirus Outbreak Sickens About 170 At Yosemite National ParkThere have been at least two confirmed cases of norovirus among the approximately 170 visitors and staff members at Yosemite National Park who have experienced a gastrointestinal illness this month, park officials said.
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."
CDC: Most People Who Got Sick Vaped THC Health officials announced Friday that their investigation into a recent outbreak of severe vaping-related illness was increasingly focusing on products that contain THC.
Elementary School In Morgan Hill Hit With Possible Norovirus OutbreakNorovirus is suspected of causing several students to get sick at a school in Santa Clara County.
Measles Case In Santa Clara County Prompts Third Alert In Single MonthHealth officials in the South Bay are alerting the public of another case of measles in the county, the third such alert this month.
Livermore Restaurant Patrons Possibly Exposed To MeaslesAlameda County health officials are urging people who were at a Livermore restaurant Saturday night and are more at risk of contracting measles to get in touch with their doctor no later than Friday.
Whooping Cough Outbreak Sweeps Marin CountyMarin County Health Department says there have been 241 confirmed cases of whooping cough this year, the highest number the county's seen in eight years.
Drug-Resistant Salmonella From Chicken Sickens Nearly 100At least 92 people in 29 states have been infected with a strain of multidrug-resistant salmonella after coming into contact with a variety of raw chicken products, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.
Legendary Crooner Tony Bennett Cancels Concert Over IllnessLegendary singer Tony Bennett has canceled a concert in Pennsylvania due to what his publicist calls a mild flu virus.
Charlie Puth Cancels Remainder Of Tour, Citing IllnessThe singer tweeted after his CBS Radio show in Los Angeles that he has been "extremely sick" during his "Don't Talk Tour" and hasn't taken the time he needs to recover...
Palo Alto Family Battles With Son's Mysterious Chronic Fatigue SyndromeA world-famous Stanford scientist is working to unravel a mysterious disease that is hard to diagnose and even harder to treat. The patient: his son.
Fake Xanax Blamed In San Francisco Woman's Death, Others SickenedHealth officials in San Francisco say fake Xanax pills have killed one woman and are making others extremely sick.
Antioch Water Park Stays Closed After 34 People Fell Ill, Cause UnknownThe Contra Costa County Health Services department is continuing to investigate a possible chemical exposure at the Antioch Water Park that sickened 34 people Thursday afternoon.
Life-Threatening Food Allergies Overcome With New Therapy From Stanford ResearchersEvery three minutes in the U.S. someone visits an emergency room with a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction to food, but now top researchers are exploring a promising experimental treatment.