COVID: Masks, Social Distancing Slowed Spread Of Common Childhood IllnessesAll of the social distancing, handwashing and masking not only slowed down the prevalence of COVID-19 in kids, but also slowed down other childhood illnesses.
Coronavirus Update: Tracy Safeway Warehouse Workers Scared After Fatal COVID-19 OutbreakFrightened workers at a Safeway distribution center in Tracy were speaking out Friday after one of their colleagues died from complications related to coronavirus.
Psychologist Offers Caution About Coronavirus-Related AnxietyAs the fight against coronavirus ramps up, so does a general sense of fear in the public. With so much talk about staying safe from COVID-19, some might be wondering how to keep those concerns out of our heads.
Bay Area Schools Brace For Coronavirus; 2 Palo Alto Students Sent Home As PrecautionAcross the San Francisco Bay Area from elementary schools to universities, administrators were scrambling to formulate strategies of how to handle the current coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus Fears Impacting Shipping Business At Port Of OaklandThe coronavirus outbreak is affecting business around the world with the Port of Oakland here in the Bay Area just starting to feel the impact.
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.