Coronavirus Update: 'San Francisco Is The First Domino To Fall'; Warriors To Play In Empty Chase CenterThe Golden State Warriors will become the first major sports team in America to play a home game without fans after San Francisco officials announced Wednesday they were banning gatherings of more than 1,000 people at public events for at least the next two weeks in wake of the local coronavirus outbreak.
Nonprofits Worry Coronavirus Will Exacerbate The Housing CrisisWhen a novel coronavirus outbreak threatens to shut down schools in the Bay Area, it places even more pressure on those who are barely making ends meet.
Vulnerable Homeless Population Face Great Risk From Coronavirus OutbreakHealth officials all around the world are struggling to keep the Coronavirus contained. But there is one group of people that would pose an even tougher challenge if the virus should invade their ranks: the homeless.
Containment Capsules Provide Safer Way To Treat Coronavirus PatientsCaretakers treating patients with the coronavirus are being exposed to the virus unnecessarily, according to researchers in Berkeley who claim they may have solution.
Flu Outbreak Puts Part Of Santa Rita Jail Under Additional RestrictionA portion of Santa Rita Jail on Wednesday came under extra restriction to stop the spread of the common flu.
Santa Clara County Health Officials Say No New Confirmed Coronavirus CasesNo new novel coronavirus cases have been reported in Santa Clara County and few new details about the virus are known publicly, county public health officials told a Board of Supervisors committee at a hearing Wednesday.
Possible Coronavirus Cases Among Cruise Ship Evacuees At Travis Increases To 12Health officials from the CDC confirmed Wednesday that a total of 12 patients evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan to Travis Air Force Base have been isolated at Bay Area hospitals with possible coronavirus symptoms.
Case Of Coronavirus, Possible Second Case Under Quarantine In NapaA single confirmed case of novel coronavirus evacuated from the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan is currently under isolation at Queen of the Valley Medical Center, according to health officials.
Stocks Fall As Apple Warning Raises China Virus ConcernsU.S. stocks fell in afternoon trading Tuesday after technology giant Apple became the most well-known company to warn of a financial hit from the virus outbreak in China.
UC Santa Cruz Releases Complete Genome Of CoronavirusResearchers at UC Santa Cruz announced Friday afternoon that scientists have released the complete genome of the deadly coronavirus on the school's Genome Browser.
Bay Area Bio-Tech Firms Take Lead In Fight Against CoronavirusA number of Bay Area biotech companies are working at the forefront of efforts to combat the novel coronavirus.
State Sets Up Medical Network For Rapid Coronavirus TestingCalifornia health officials announced Thursday they have reached agreements with 16 medical laboratories throughout the state to form a diagnostic network for the rapid testing of patients for the coronavirus.
Flu Often Overlooked As Fears Of Coronavirus RiseThe fear of the novel coronavirus is spreading through the Bay Area like a wildfire.
US Reports 1st Case Of Person-To-Person Spread Of Wuhan CoronavirusFor the first time in the U.S., the new virus from China has spread from one person to another, health officials said Thursday.
3 People In Monterey County Tested For Wuhan CoronavirusThe Monterey County Health Department confirmed on Wednesday that three people in the county have been tested for the Wuhan coronavirus.