Premiums for a popular type of individual health care plan would rise sharply, and more people would be left with no insurance options if Pr…
A lawsuit claims a suburban Philadelphia woman got an extra topping in her Chick-fil-A sandwich: a dead rodent.
A second Arizona county in two weeks has confirmed that fleas in the area tested positive for plague.
A mother says her 13-year-old boy got sick just one day after visiting Raging Waters in Sacramento.
In the weeks leading up to the start of school, high school athletes return to the field to get ready for their season. Monday, Westlake’s f…
The American workplace is grueling, stressful and surprisingly hostile.
During the summer break, many kids enjoy using their cell phones and playing video games – maybe a little too much.
A doctor facing possible disciplinary action over allegations that he broke Kansas law in handling a 13-year-old girl’s abortion at a Planne…
An estimated 1 out of every 8 Americans struggles with an alcohol disorder.
One Bay Area pharmacy got their supply of the seasonal flu shot early this year, but is it too early to get the shot?
August marks National Immunization Month, and California mandates a series of shots for school-aged children.
Contra Costa County Mosquito and Vector Control officials say two cases of West Nile virus have been detected in the area.
Scientists have the first major evidence that blood tests called liquid biopsies hold promise for screening people for cancer. Hong Kong doc…
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug to treat ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
Music may soothe the savage beast but a new study says it doesn’t do anything for autism.
A bird has tested positive for West Nile Virus in Santa Clara County, and it is the first such case of 2017, health officials said.
She phoned her husband asking him to get home as soon as he could.
Researchers say vitamins, herbs, and dietary supplements are behind a huge spike in calls to poison control centers nationwide.
California State University’s 23 campuses are eliminating math and English placement exams for incoming freshman and ending mandatory remedi…
This may have you thinking twice about accepting a slice of birthday cake.