14 New Coronavirus Cases Reported in San Francisco, South BaySix San Francisco residents have tested positive for the novel coronavirus COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the city to eight. In the South Bay, 8 new cases were confirmed by health officials on Saturday afternoon.
Protesters Shut Down San Francisco Health Commission Meeting Over 'ARF' Psychiatric BedsA loud protest over psychiatric beds shut down a Health Commission meeting in San Francisco on Tuesday. About 100 demonstrators shouted down commission members as they tried to call the meeting to order.
San Francisco Health Officials Warn Of Possible Measles ExposureOfficials with the San Francisco Department of Public Health on Tuesday issued a notification regarding possible measles exposure from a contagious person who spent time in the city last week.
Report: SF Has High Rate Of 'Food Insecurity' Despite Increased SpendingIn 2013, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors pledged to end hunger by 2020, but a new report by the SF Department of Public Health shows that the issue has only gotten worse, despite an increase in funding.
Hundreds Of Hacked San Francisco Public Health Records RecoveredThe medical records of nearly 1,000 San Francisco Department of Public Health patients were accessed without authorization.
San Francisco Health Officials Confirm City's First Case Of Zika VirusHealth officials in San Francisco announced Thursday that they received confirmation almost a month ago from the state health department that a resident of the city has tested positive for the Zika virus.
San Francisco Won’t Permit 'Pot Luck' Medical Marijuana Food FestivalLast month, San Francisco's first medical marijuana food festival made national headlines. Now, city officials said they will not allow a second one, and the organizer of the event accuses the city of intimidating cannabis clubs to discourage them from taking part.
E. Coli Outbreak Traced To Popular San Francisco RestaurantOfficials with the San Francisco Department of Public Health said Friday that the source of a recent E. coli outbreak has been traced to a popular restaurant in the city’s Richmond District.
San Francisco's Talmale Lady Fundraising To Start RestaurantSan Francisco's "Tamale Lady," who was banned earlier this month from selling her famous food at local restaurants, launched a crowd-sourced fundraising campaign Thursday to set up a brick-and-mortar restaurant in the city's Mission District.
San Francisco Supe Working On Solution For Tamale LadyA week after a San Francisco bar said it would no longer be able to allow the "Tamale Lady" to serve her famous food at its establishment, a city supervisor said Tuesday he is working on a solution.
SF Issues Warning After Mall Food Handler Diagnosed With Typhoid FeverThe San Francisco Department of Public Health is warning residents about potential exposure to typhoid fever.