Face Masks Provide Little Protection from Wildfire Smoke
With the air quality so poor a lot people were wearing masks in the Bay Area on Friday but some experts recommend against using any masks at all. Julie Watts reports. (11-9-18)

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National Kidney Foundation's 30th Anniversary San Francisco Authors LuncheonThe National Kidney Foundation's 30th Anniversary San Francisco Authors Luncheon is happening Nov. 3. Participating authors Sara and Evan Rich, owners of Rich Table and RT Rotisserie talk to Bay Area Focus about the fundraiser and their new cookbook, 'Rich Table.'
SF, San Mateo Leaders Discuss Saving Seton Medical CenterWhile the future of Seton Medical Center in Daly City remains uncertain, San Mateo county supervisor David Canepa says he's fighting to keep it open. But the hospital's owner tells KPIX 5's Jackie Ward it doesn't need saving. (10-26-18)
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Prop 8 Aims to Curb Profits by Dialysis ClinicsA measure on the November ballot takes aim at regulating dialysis clinics across California. Backers claim many of the clinics are taking advantage of patients with private insurance and reaping the profits. Melissa Caen reports. (10-18-18)

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