After Outbreaks Elsewhere, San Francisco Looks To Stop Hepatitis AWith outbreaks of a deadly liver disease reported in San Diego and in Los Angeles and Santa Cruz counties, San Francisco officials are hoping to prevent it from taking hold here.
California Allows HIV-Infected Liver TransplantCalifornia lawmakers have approved emergency legislation that would allow a man with HIV to receive part of his HIV-positive husband's liver before the surgery becomes too dangerous, possibly within weeks.
Banned Flame Retardant Still Making Bald Eagles SickA recent Michigan study shows bald eagles are being exposed to more toxins, including banned flame-retardant chemicals that were once commonly used in the manufacturing of furniture.
Cheers! Study Says Red Wine May Help Burn FatRaise a toast to your waistline. A new study finds a certain chemical consumed when you drink a glass of red wine is not only good for your health, it can help overweight people burn fat.
SF SPCA Weighs In On Foie Gras ControversyDr. Jennifer Scarlett from the SF SPCA weighs in on California's foie gras controversy as it relates to animal rights and welfare.
California Company Says They Are Making Progress Toward 3-D Printed Liver Tissue A California-based company said they are making progress toward creating liver tissue using a 3-D printer, the company’s CEO announced Wednesday.
Berkeley Teen Uses His Miraculous Recovery To Help OthersA Berkeley teenager who was told last year that he had a week to live, will throw out the first pitch at Wednesday's San Francisco Giants game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.